The National Transportation Safety Board is offering a new course for Legal
Professionals, NTSB Investigations: What Legal Professionals Need to Know,
to be held March 5-6, 2015, at the NTSB's Training Center in Ashburn, Va.
This two-day course will provide participants with the foundational knowledge needed to advise clients about the statutory framework that defines NTSB
investigations, and the regulations, rules and practices NTSB follows in
conducting its investigations. Emphasis will be on understanding the legal
reasoning through facilitated and interactive discussions of issues that
commonly arise during the course of NTSB investigations. Participants will also
learn practical techniques to use when engaging with NTSB investigators, as
well as important information regarding assistance to victims’ families.
Acting NTSB Chairman Christopher A. Hart is scheduled as a keynote speaker and
participants will also have an opportunity to hear from NTSB attorneys and
investigators, as well as attorneys from prominent law firms and aircraft
Registration is now open for the course. Tuition rates increase after February 3, 2015. The registration link for the course is available on the course page:
The NTSB will provide the information required to obtain Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit from participating states.
Information about the NTSB Training Center, course registration information and a complete listing of all public courses offered is available at: http://www.ntsb.gov/Training_Center/Pages/TrainingCenter.aspx
NTSB Training Center: 571-223-3900