Sensitivity Training for Bus Operators

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Sensitivity Training for Bus Operators2024-05-02T11:57:48-04:00

Easterseals Project Action is pleased to offer three workshop options on Sensitivity Training for Bus Operators. You can either register as an individual for one of our scheduled workshops. OR if you have a large group to receive training, you can schedule a private training workshop for just your staff. See below for details on both options.

Workshop Description

This 4-hour virtual workshop aims to educate bus drivers on appropriate behavior and communication with people with disabilities. The workshop covers various topics including assisting difficult customers, driver assistance and the ADA, service animals, effective communication, and disability awareness and sensitivity. This workshop is appropriate both for fixed-route and demand responsive bus operators.

Workshop Modules Include:

Module 1: Assisting Difficult Customers
Module 2: Operator Assistance and the ADA
Module 3: Service Animals
Module 4: Effective Communication
Module 5: Disability Awareness and Sensitivity

Virtual Workshop Option 1: Individual Registration for Public Workshop

Anyone can sign up for our public virtual workshops. The dates and times for scheduled workshops are below. Organizations can register as many of their staff as they would like.

June 2024 Workshops

Date: June 5, 2024
Time: 11:00am–3:00pm ET/10:00am-2:00pm CT/9:00am-1:00pm MT/8:00am-12:00pm PT
Instructor: Kristi McLaughlin, Easterseals Project Action
Registration Fee: $100 (Payment must be made by credit card)

Registration Deadline – Registration will close for this workshop when 20 participants have registered or on Monday, June 3, 2024,  whichever occurs first.

 

 

Date: June 13, 2024
Time: 11:00am–3:00pm ET/10:00am-2:00pm CT/9:00am-1:00pm MT/8:00am-12:00pm PT
Instructor: Kristi McLaughlin, Easterseals Project Action
Registration Fee: $100 (Payment must be made by credit card)

Registration Deadline – Registration will close for this workshop when 20 participants have registered or on Monday, June 11, 2024,  whichever occurs first.

 

 

NOTE: A minimum of 10 registrants is required. If we have not reached 10 registrants by one week before the first session, we will cancel the workshop and refund your registration fee. Workshop registration will be capped at 20 participants. Payment must be made by credit card.  Visit Projectaction.com/ESPA-Refund-Policy/ for information on Easterseals Project Action refund policies. The workshops will not be recorded. No refunds or make-up sessions will be offered for those that miss sessions. You will not receive a completion certificate unless you participate in the entire workshop. Participants must have access to the internet, the ability to access zoom, and a working computer camera to participate.

 

Virtual Workshop Option 2: Private

Easterseals Project Action is pleased to offer the workshop privately to your staff. A minimum of 4 participants are required, but you may have up to 20 participants in any one workshop. Easterseals will work with you to schedule the sessions in a way that works for you, even on weekends if needed. Email Easterseals Project Action for pricing information.

NOTE: Payment must be made by credit card, purchase order, or via invoice and check payment. The workshop will not be recorded. Participants will not receive a completion certificate unless they participate in the entire workshop. Participants must have access to the internet, the ability to access zoom, and a working computer camera to participate.

 

In-Person Workshop Option 3: Private

Easterseals Project Action is pleased to offer the workshop in-person and privately to your staff. A minimum of 4 participants are required, but you may have up to 30 participants in any one workshop. Easterseals will work with you to schedule the sessions in a way that works for you, even on weekends if needed. Email Easterseals Project Action for pricing information. Pricing will include travel expenses, travel time, and instruction time for the instructor. Workshop materials must be printed by the host agency.

NOTE: Payment must be made by credit card, purchase order, or via invoice and check payment. Participants will not receive a completion certificate unless they participate in the entire workshop.

 

Visit Projectaction.com/ESPA-Refund-Policy/ for information on Easterseals Project Action refund policies.