Category Archives: Webinar

NTI Webinar – Consolidation of Rural Transit Systems

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

TRB is cosponsoring a webinar on Thursday, June 21, 2018 from 2:00-3:30 PM ET that features the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Project 20-65 Task 69: Consolidation of Rural Public Transportation Services. Participants should register in advance. The National Transit Institute …

Webinar: Shared Mobility for People with Disabilities — Challenges and Opportunities for Paratransit

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

Join the Shared-Use Mobility Center (SUMC) and leading public-sector experts to discuss new approaches transit agencies are exploring to increase flexibility and responsiveness of paratransit services for users while reducing costs and complying with Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements. …

TCRP Synthesis 126: Successful Practices and Training Initiatives to Reduce Accidents and Incidents at Transit Agencies

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

August 17, 2017, 12:00PM (ET) TCRP Synthesis 126: Successful Practices and Training Initiatives to Reduce Accidents and Incidents at Transit Agencies TCRP Synthesis 126: Successful Practices and Training Initiatives to Reduce Accidents and Incidents at Transit Agencies documents current practices …

Register for the Transit Asset Management (TAM) Webinar: Building an Asset Inventory

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

FTA will host a webinar on May 23, 2017, from 2-3 p.m. EST to highlight examples of how transit agencies can build their asset inventories. The webinar will feature presentations from Doug Holcomb and Athena Ullah, from Greater Bridgeport Transit …

TCRP Synthesis Report 127: Addressing Difficult Customer Situations

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

TRB’s Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 127: Addressing Difficult Customer Situations considers issues surrounding difficult customers or passengers and the variety of circumstances that can arise when they utilize transit system facilities or vehicles. The report identifies current practices …

NTI Webinar: TCRP Report 163: Strategy Guide to Enable and Promote the Use of Fixed-Route Transit by People with Disabilities

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

TRB is cosponsoring a webinar on December 1, 2016 from 2:00-3:30 PM ET that featured the Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Report 163: Strategy Guide to Enable and Promote the Use of Fixed-Route Transit by People with Disabilities. Participants should …

Transit Asset Management Webinar

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

September 27, 2016, 2:00pm 3:30pm The Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21) required the FTA to develop rules to establish a system to monitor and manage public transportation assets to improve safety and increase reliability and …

CUTR Webcast: Strategies to Prevent, Reduce, and Mitigate Bus Collisions

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

Florida exceeds the national rate for rear-ended transit bus collisions, and it matches it for side impact collisions. The Center for Urban Transportation Research recently completed a study that tried to determine the causes of these types of collisions and …

Webinar Recording: Drug and Alcohol Testing Program Compliance Concerns

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

This one-hour webinar session will identify the most common areas of concern discovered during the annual review of Florida transit agency drug and alcohol testing programs, performed as part of the MIS data entry verification and acceptance process. Presenter will …

Introduction to APTA Safety Management System Components

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

Join us for a webinar on Mar 22, 2016 at 2:00 PM EDT. Register now! This series of webinars is intended to familiarize APTA members with the new Safety Management Systems Manual and its related guidelines to bridge between the …