Non-Residential Relocation Assistance 

502 – Non-Residential Relocation Assistance: An overview of the step-by-step processes necessary to relocate a business, from the initial interview stage to final claim work.

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Course Title:

Non-Residential Relocation Assistance

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Course Length:

2 days – 8 AM to 5 PM Daily

IRWA Credits:

16 QEU / CEU


Not applicable





Course Description

This course presents the processes necessary to relocate a business. Participants will learn how to apply provisions of the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970, in conjunction with the Surface Transportation and Relocation Assistance Act of 1987, and subsequent revisions, to the relocation of non-residential entities.   

  • PLEASE NOTE:  Participants must read 49 CFR Part 24 prior to attending this class.
  • New SR/WA: An intermediate elective course that can be applied towards the RWP certification.
  • Industry: An intermediate elective course that can be applied towards the Generalist pathway for the RWP certification and the Transportation pathway for the SR/WA designation.
  • Specialist: An intermediate required course for the R/W-RAC and R/W-URAC certifications.
  • General eligibility requirements
  • Relocation planning
  • Identification of personal property
  • Advisory assistance
  • Payments for property not moved
  • Re-establishment vs. move
  • Fixed payments for businesses, nonprofit organizations and farms
  • Appeals process

Course Tuition includes

  • Participant Manual
  • Federal Register
Required Material
  • Financial calculator

Who should take this course

This course is designed to provide the fundamentals of non-residential relocation to right of way professionals.

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