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Comprehensive Calendar2017-02-21T12:32:10-04:00
Jul
1
Mon
Determining Conditional Eligibility for ADA Complementary Paratransit @ Pre-Recorded Webinar
Jul 1 – Jul 31 all-day

Presenter : Kristi McLaughlin, ESPAC Consultant
Webinar Available From/To: July 1 – July 31, 2019
Registration/Purchase Fee: $25

Determining Conditional Eligibility for ADA Complementary Paratransit addresses the very complex assessment of a person’s ADA eligibility when the applicant is functionally able to take the fixed route for some of his trips. Topics to be covered include developing a better understanding of disabilities and functional abilities; determining eligibility for persons with vision impairment; guidance for conducting in-person interviews and obtaining follow-up information from professionals; guidance for conducting physical functional assessments; and best practices in making “difficult” eligibility decisions.

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Introduction to ADA Complementary Paratransit Management @ Online Course
Jul 1 – Aug 31 all-day

Instructor: Kristi McLaughlin, ESPAC Consultant
Registration Fee: $150

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 need to know. The course is self-study with no scheduled meeting times.  All homework assignments must be submitted on or prior to the end date of the course.

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Aug
1
Thu
Implementing Conditional Eligibility for ADA Complementary Paratransit Trip-by-Trip @ Pre-Recorded Webinar
Aug 1 – Aug 31 all-day

Presenter : Kristi McLaughlin, ESPAC Consultant
Webinar Available From/To: August 1 – August 31, 2019
Registration/Purchase Fee: $25

Implementing Conditional Eligibility for ADA Complementary Paratransit will address how to schedule trips based on a person’s conditional eligibility for ADA Complementary Paratransit. Once the determination has been made that a person can ride fixed-route transit for some, but not all, of his/her trips and conditions are placed on his eligibility to take ADA Complementary Paratransit, then the complex process of implementing these eligibility conditions begins. Topics in this session will include tracking riders’ conditions analyzing individual trips, determining eligibility for conditions that regularly change (i.e. weather-related occurrences) and best practices in implementing conditional eligibility. Connection information and the webinar presentation will be emailed to registered participants within 3 business day of receipt of payment.

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Effective Communication with People with Disabilities @ Live Webinar
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Presenter : Kristi McLaughlin, ESPAC Consultant
Date: August 1, 2019
Time: 2 p.m. Eastern
Registration Fee: $25

Effective Communication with People with Disabilities

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Oct
1
Tue
ADA Complementary Paratransit Appeals Process Requirements @ Pre-Recorded Webinar
Oct 1 – Oct 31 all-day

Presenter : Kristi McLaughlin, ESPAC Consultant
Webinar Available From/To: October 1 – Octobert 31, 2019
Registration/Purchase Fee: $25

ADA Complementary Paratransit Appeals Process Requirements addresses the requirements under the ADA with regards to paratransit appeals, including eligibility decisions, no shows, and suspensions.  Topics to be covered include what decisions carry the right of the applicant/passenger to appeal, separation of function, who should determine appeals, length of time to make an appeal determination, if and when presumptive eligibility goes into effect, and requirements on how the applicant/passenger should be notified of the final decision of the appeal. Connection information and the webinar presentation will be emailed to registered participants the day before the webinar. Participation can be achieved by connecting to the webinar room or by connecting by phone and following along with the emailed presentation. Closed captioning will be provided for those in the webinar room.

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ADA Complementary Paratransit Management Essentials @ Online Course
Oct 1 – Nov 30 all-day

Instructor: Kristi McLaughlin, ESPAC Consultant
Registration Fee:
$150

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 self-study with no scheduled meeting times.  All homework assignments must be submitted on or prior to the end date of the course.

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Oct
3
Thu
Effective Transportation Policy Development @ Live Webinar
Oct 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Presenter : Kristi McLaughlin, ESPAC Consultant
Date: October 3, 2019
Time: 2 p.m. Eastern
Registration Fee: $25

Effective Transportation Policy Development

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Nov
1
Fri
Best Practices in ADA Complementary Paratransit Appeals Policy and Practice @ Pre-Recorded Webinar
Nov 1 – Nov 30 all-day

Presenter : Kristi McLaughlin, ESPAC Consultant
Webinar Available From/To: November 1 – November 30, 2019
Registration/Purchase Fee: $25

Best Practices in ADA Complementary Paratransit Appeals Policy and Practice provides information on best practices from across the country in ADA Complementary Paratransit appeals policy and practices, including appealing denial of eligibility, conditions placed upon eligibility, no shows and suspensions.

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Nov
7
Thu
Performance Measures in Transportation @ Live Webinar
Nov 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Presenter : Carol Wright Kenderdine, ESPA Consulting
Date: November 7, 2019
Time: 2 p.m. Eastern
Registration Fee: $25

Performance Measures in Transportation

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Dec
5
Thu
Transportation ADA Q&A @ Live Webinar
Dec 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Presenter : Kristi McLaughlin, ESPAC Consultant
Date: December 5, 2019
Time: 2 p.m. Eastern
Registration Fee: $25

Transportation ADA Q&A

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