The Division of Public Transit sponsors several, wide-ranging training opportunities for transit provider personnel throughout the year. Please check back to this site for training updates.
- PASS - Passenger Service and Safety Certification: two-day transit and Section 5310 driver training provides basic information on various mobility aids, vehicle accessibility equipment including wheelchair lifts and mobility aid securement. It also helps drivers become familiar and proficient with customer assistance, sensitivity, and evacuation techniques. Classes are scheduled throughout the year at various sites. Please check the PASS page on this site or contact the Division for information.
- Certified Safety and Security Officer Training - CANCELLED: It will be rescheduled when federal guidence is issued.
- 2013 WV Public Transit Education and Training Forum- RESCHEDULED!! The 2013 annual meeting of Public Transit managers will be held at the Charleston Town Center Marriott on December 9-11, 2013. Tuesday's agenda will focus exclusively on NEMT brokerage.
- Intellectual Disabilities Workshops - Three workshops will provide public transportation workers about riders with intellecual disabilities. They will be open to WV Public Transit and Section 5310 grantee personnel. They will take place March 24, 2014 in Parkersburg, March 25, 2014 in Charleston, and March 26, 2014 in Clarksburg. Agenda and registration will be distributed in February, 2014.