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Training and Development Institute

About the TDI

The Training & Development Institute (TDI) is a division of the North Central Texas Council of Governments. Formerly known as the Regional Training Center, the TDI is a not-for-profit training provider and was created to be the complete training destination for North Central Texas public sector professionals.

The mission of the NCTCOG’s TDI is to provide high quality and cost-effective professional development opportunities to individuals in the North Central Texas region. The TDI offers classroom-based, instructor-led courses as well as online learning opportunities for you to create your own professional development path to complete at your own pace. Using TDI’s online learning management system,, individuals are able to create a personal online profile to register for training, consume online courses, view past uploaded course content, and track/view past completed training on your transcript.

Within our new web site, courses are separated into seven academies, each devoted to particular public sectors.

  • Management & Leadership Academy
  • Public Works Academy
  • Public Finance Academy
  • HR & Compliance Academy
  • Planning and Development Academy
  • Contracts & Purchasing Academy
  • Professional Development Academy

Learning Portal:
Individuals must create an online profile (defaulted to email address) within the learning management system to take advantage of all the abilities of the system. If you have any difficulty accessing the site please contact us.

Need training at your location or for your entity?

Bring the TDI’s programs to you! We have the ability to facilitate training for your personnel, in your own facilities, at a time convenient to your operations! We offer customized bundled curriculum, onboarding curriculum and information kits, and are also available to facilitate off-site training programs and cohorts. We can arrange a flexible schedule with subject content designed specifically to meet the training needs of your organization and employees. For inquiries please contact our main offices.


Contact us:
Training & Development Institute of
North Central Texas Council of Governments
616 Six Flags Drive
Arlington, TX 76011
(817) 704-2519

 North Central Texas Council of Governments | 616 Six Flags Drive P.O. Box 5888 Arlington, TX 76005-5888
 Main Operator: (817) 640-3300 | Fax: (817) 640-7806