Course Schedule

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Course Schedule 2017-02-21T12:25:49+00:00
Aug
29
Wed
2:00 pm Succession Planning Webinar
Succession Planning Webinar
Aug 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Time : 2:00–3:30pm ET/1:00-2:30pm CT/11:00am-12:30pm PT Presenter : Carol Wright Kenderdine, ESPA Consulting Registration Fee: $45 Managers do not only have the responsibility to build the best transportation program possible, but to make sure that steps are taken to sustain this effort and set the stage for additional growth once we and our key personnel[...]
Sep
10
Mon
all-day ADA Complementary Paratransit Ma...
ADA Complementary Paratransit Ma...
Sep 10 – Oct 19 all-day
Instructors: Kristi McLaughlin and Donna Smith, ESPA Consulting Registration Fee: $195 ADA Complementary Paratransit Management Essentials will address key elements related to relationship building with passengers, the public and governing boards. Content highlights customer service management, effective communication, public engagement strategies, building effective relationships with governing bodies and policy development, amendment and implementation. The course is[...]
all-day Community Connections & Your Rol...
Community Connections & Your Rol...
Sep 10 – Oct 12 all-day
Instructors: Julie Dupree, Allie Donnelly, and Kristi McLaughlin, ESPA Consulting Registration Fee: $195 Travel trainers are in a unique position to make connections within their communities to increase the potential for independent mobility. This course starts with an overview of the Americans with Disabilities Act and public transportation and how this important piece of federal[...]
all-day Elements of a Travel Training Pr...
Elements of a Travel Training Pr...
Sep 10 – Oct 12 all-day
Instructors: Julie Dupree, Allie Donnelly, and Kristi McLaughlin, ESPA Consulting Registration Fee: $195 This course provides information about different aspects of travel training programs including variations in programs, scope, people served, data collection and reporting, and program evaluation. Learners will have the opportunity to fully explore and assess their own program.  The course is self-study[...]
all-day Introduction to ADA Complementar...
Introduction to ADA Complementar...
Sep 10 – Oct 19 all-day
Instructors: Kristi McLaughlin and Donna Smith, ESPA Consulting Registration Fee: $195 This online training course is designed for ADA complementary paratransit managers who are new to the field. Content highlights the history of the the disability movement, paratransit eligibility, human resources management, key considerations in paratransit operations, and the basics in financial management that all paratransit managers[...]
all-day Taking ADA Complementary Paratra...
Taking ADA Complementary Paratra...
Sep 10 – Oct 19 all-day
Instructors: Carol Wright Kenderdine, Kristi McLaughlin and Donna Smith, ESPA Consulting Registration Fee: $195 This online training course is designed for ADA complementary paratransit managers who are ready to improve the service offered to their customers by taking paratransit service to the next level. As an advanced level course, it will not cover basic requirements of[...]
Sep
12
Wed
2:00 pm ADA Complementary Paratransit: R...
ADA Complementary Paratransit: R...
Sep 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Time : 2:00–3:30pm ET/1:00-2:30pm CT/11:00am-12:30pm PT Presenter : Carol Wright Kenderdine, ESPA Consulting Registration Fee: $45 ADA Complementary Paratransit: Responding to Emergencies will address considerations to be made when the paratransit preparedness plan must be put into action.  Topics will include coordinating with other agencies; methods of communication; emergency communication; locating and assisting people with[...]
Sep
17
Mon
all-day Introduction to Travel Training ... @ RTC Transit Office
Introduction to Travel Training ... @ RTC Transit Office
Sep 17 – Sep 19 all-day
Location: RTC Transit Office, 1105 Terminal Way, Reno, NV 89502 Registration Fee: $300   Introduction to Travel Training is an intensive three-day workshop with classroom and field instruction. The workshop offers an environment where travel trainers will acquire knowledge in the classroom and in the field, obtaining constructive feedback from trainers and colleagues. Travel trainers will[...]
Sep
20
Thu
all-day Advanced Travel Training Strateg... @ RTC Transit Office
Advanced Travel Training Strateg... @ RTC Transit Office
Sep 20 – Sep 21 all-day
Location: RTC Transit Office, 1105 Terminal Way, Reno, NV 89502 Registration Fee: $195   This 1.5 day, in-person workshop will cover advanced travel trainer strategies including working with trainees with psychiatric disabilities and other less common disabilities, behavioral strategies and techniques from a trainer perspective, using physical strategies safely, advanced street crossing techniques, and more.  Also[...]
Sep
26
Wed
2:00 pm Travel Training and Transition S...
Travel Training and Transition S...
Sep 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Time : 2:00–3:30pm ET/1:00-2:30pm CT/11:00am-12:30pm PT Presenter : Allie Gunderson, ESPAC Consultant Registration Fee: $45   Description coming soon    
Oct
10
Wed
2:00 pm Travel Training Data Collection ...
Travel Training Data Collection ...
Oct 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Time : 2:00–3:30pm ET/1:00-2:30pm CT/11:00am-12:30pm PT Presenter : Julie Dupree, ESPA Consulting Registration Fee: $45 Travel Training Data Collection Standards will address the means and methods for data collection that are adopted most often in the field of travel training.  Participants will learn the importance of collecting in-depth data that examines how independent travel resulting[...]
Oct
24
Wed
2:00 pm Frequently Asked Questions on Tr...
Frequently Asked Questions on Tr...
Oct 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Time : 2:00–3:30pm ET/1:00-2:30pm CT/11:00am-12:30pm PT Presenter : Kristi McLaughlin, ESPAC Consultant Registration Fee: $45 Have you ever wondered what your rights are as a person with a disability when riding public transportation with your service animal? Or how much assistance you as a bus driver are required to provide passengers with disabilities? Or the[...]
Nov
7
Wed
2:00 pm Transit Management: Human Resources
Transit Management: Human Resources
Nov 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Time : 2:00–3:30pm ET/1:00-2:30pm CT/11:00am-12:30pm PT Presenter : Carol Wright Kenderdine, ESPA Consulting Registration Fee: $45 While transit managers wear many hats in their role of overseeing transit operations, perhaps nothing is as time-consuming or complicated as the day-to-day management responsibilities surrounding employee relations. This webinar will address topics such as competencies for all types[...]
Nov
14
Wed
2:00 pm Travel Training Assessments: Det...
Travel Training Assessments: Det...
Nov 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Time : 2:00–3:30pm ET/1:00-2:30pm CT/11:00am-12:30pm PT Presenter : Julie Dupree, ESPA Consulting Registration Fee: $45 Travel Training: Determining Student Competency addresses skills trainees should have prior to beginning a travel training program or working with a travel trainer.  Participants will learn how to use the assessment process and other respectful methods to collect information in order[...]