Specifications include, but are not limited to: • Ensure the Annual Work Plan demonstrates that training sessions are a major component of the program. • Evaluate program effectiveness, including, but not limited to, the annual Program Assessment Report (PAR) and the semiannual report of strides that local agencies have made with benefits realized and the challenges that have occurred while deploying innovations, gap analysis, etc. • Complete biennial baseline analysis of available training, and distribute the list of courses via the FHWA external SharePoint site. • Incorporate new innovative technologies and practices into the curriculum, (Every Day Counts, Strategic Highway Research Program, etc.), and document such. • Maintain an advisory committee to identify, coordinate, and prioritize the technical assistance needs of local transportation partners.