Save the Date!
November 13-15, 2017
Maritime Conference Center
Linthicum Heights, MD

Network with counterparts across the country, participate in high-quality training sessions on best practices, and hear from leading experts about the most pressing issues in law enforcement and traffic safety.

The National LEL Training Conference is funded by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and organized by the National LEL Program of the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA).


There is no registration fee for this conference, but pre-registration is required. Registration will open July 10 and close on September 29. Participants must be an LEL and their attendance sponsored by the State Highway Safety Office (SHSO) in their state.   

Due to facility constraints, attendance is limited to 130 LELs, who will be apportioned by state. States may initially register up to three LELs for the conference; additional attendees will be placed on a waiting list and will be admitted as space allows. Wait-listed attendees will be notified of their acceptance no later than October 2.

Lodging and Meals

There will be a block of rooms available for attendees at the Conference Center hotel at a rate of $126 per night single/double occupancy. The rate includes a hot breakfast buffet and a complementary shuttle to/from BWI Airport. Conference registration includes a buffet lunch on Monday and Tuesday and morning and afternoon snacks and drinks. All other meals are on your own. Travel and lodging costs are the responsibility of the SHSO and/or the attendee. Reservations can be made by calling the hotel and referencing the conference or through the link below.

Maritime Conference Center
692 Maritime Boulevard
Linthicum Heights, MD 21090-1952
Toll Free (866)-900-3517 or (410) 859-5700

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For more information, contact GHSA Communications Consultant Amadie Hart (