December 6, 2018 – December 7, 2018 all-day
4305 E. 21st. Ave. Tampa
Location: Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority: Operations Center, 4305 E. 21st. Ave., Tampa, FL 33605
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 covered are any updated or current requirements for bus operators for assisting people with disabilities in accessing public transportation.
Registration each day begins at 8:00 a.m. with the workshop beginning promptly at 8:30 a.m. The workshop ends at 4:30 p.m. on day 1 and at 12:00 p.m. on day 2. Please plan to stay until the end of day 2 when planning your travel. There is not a pre-determined workshop hotel. Select your own lodging, but please consider your commute time when choosing. All meals, refreshments, and travel costs are the responsibility of the participant with the exception of coffee and bottled water which will be provided. There is no dress code for the workshop. Please dress comfortably. Outdoor activities will occur rain or shine.