PennTRAIN Calendar

Calendar

Dates of Event Event Place
Available

Board of Directors Training

At your organization
September 15, 2020
September 29, 2020
October 13, 2020
October 20, 2020
Leadership Study Group for Transit Supervisors
(4 sessions)
Online via Zoom
September 29, 2020  Transit Tuesday Webinar: "Race, Leadership and Workplace: New Perspectives on the Black Experience" Online via Zoom
October 6, 2020  Transit Tuesday Webinar: The Importance of Transit in Communities of Color Online via Zoom

October 27, 2020

November 10, 2020

December 1, 2020

December 8, 2020

Leadership Study Group for Transit Supervisors
(4 sessions)
Online via Zoom

 

Past Events

Dates of Event Event Place
September 17, 2020  Marketing Roundtable           Online via Zoom
September 16, 2020 Operations Roundtable Online via Zoom
September 15, 2020 Safety Roundtable Online via Zoom
September 14, 2020 FMLA Update with Jill Nagy Online via Zoom
September 11, 2020 Finance Roundtable Online via Zoom
September 8, 2020 Transit Tuesday Webinar: Maintaining Employee Wellness During A Crisis Online Webinar
September 3, 2020  Maintenance Roundtable Online via Zoom
September 1, 2020 Human Resources Roundtable Online via Zoom
August 11, 2020

Transit Tuesday Webinar: Innovating During a Time of Crisis

Online via Zoom
July 28-29, 2020

General Security Training

Online via Zoom
July 16, 2020

Microsoft Word for Transit Professionals

Online via Zoom
July 14, 2020
SOLD OUT

Microsoft Word for Transit Professionals

Online via Zoom
July 14, 2020

Transit Tuesday Webinar: Leading a Reinvention After Disruption

Online Webinar
July 9, 2020

Building Resilience for a Successful Comeback

Online via Zoom

July 7, 2020

SOLD OUT

The Intersection of Safety and Customer Service

Online via Zoom

May 6 - July 1, 2020

Webinar Series: Security Plan Development Workshop Online Webinar Series
June 29, 2020
SOLD OUT

The Intersection of Safety and Customer Service

Online via Zoom
June 25-26, 2020

Virtual Drug & Alcohol Program Manager Training

Online webinar

June 24, 2020
SOLD OUT

Building Resilience for a Successful Comeback

Online via Zoom
June 17-18, 2020

Ecolane Virtual Scheduling & Dispatch Training

Online webinar
June 10-11, 2020
Ecolane Virtual Scheduling & Dispatch Training Online Webinar

May 22, 2020
SOLD OUT

COVID Conversations: Managers and Supervisors and Leading Through Crisis Online Webinar

May 21, 2020
SOLD OUT

COVID Conversations: Tips and Best Practices as Transit Executives Lead Through Crisis Online Webinar

April 30 - May 15, 2020
SOLD OUT

Webinar Series: How to make working from home, work for you Online Webinar Series
April 16, 17 or 20, 2020

Navigating Employer Responsibility in the New Era of COVID-19

Online Webinar
View Recording
March 11, 2020

A Guided Introduction to PPTA's New ADA Toolkit

Meadville, PA
March 4-6, 2020

SMS Principles for Transit

CAT, Harrisburg

February 19, 2020

SOLD OUT

Passenger Mobility Securement: Best Practices for Professional Bus Operators TransNet, Blue Bell
February 4-6, 2020

Vehicle Maintenance Management Inspection (VMMI) Certification Workshop

AMTRAN, Altoona
January 29, 2020

A Guided Introduction to PPTA's New ADA Toolkit
Also scheduled for March 11, 2020

LANTA, Allentown
January 15-16, 2020
SOLD OUT

Certified Community Transit Supervisor (CCTS)

CAT, Harrisburg
January 8-9, 2020

SOLD OUT

Ecolane Groups Training
AMTRAN, Altoona
December 9-13, 2019

NTI Transit Maintenance Leadership Workshop

Indianapolis, IN
December 11-13, 2019
SOLD OUT
CNG Fuel System Inspector Training & Certification
CATA, State College
December 9-10, 2019
SOLD OUT
Heavy-Duty NGV Maintenance and Diagnostics Training
CATA, State College
December 4, 2019 Transit Communications, in Good Times... and Bad!
Hilton Harrisburg
December 3-4, 2019 Emerging Leaders: Today's Talent for Tomorrow's Transit
Hilton Harrisburg
November 20, 2019
SOLD OUT

A Guided Introduction to PPTA's New ADA Toolkit
Also scheduled for January 29 and March 11, 2020

CATA, State College
November 12-13, 2019

Certified Community Transit Manager (CCTM) and Certified Transit Program Administrator (CTPA) Examination Preparatory Workshop

CAT, Harrisburg
October 30-31, 2019 Certified Safety and Security Officer (CSSO) Training Workshop
Hilton Harrisburg
September 18-19, 2019

NTI Procurement for Small & Medium Transit Systems

Portland, OR
September 10-11, 2019 Positive Safety Culture and Safety Management Workshop
AMTRAN, Altoona
August 12-13, 2019 Microsoft Excel for Transit Professionals Lebanon Transit, Lebanon
July 23, 2019 Ecolane: Groups Training
RVT, Williamsport
July 22, 2019 Ecolane: Scheduling/Dispatch Training
RVT, Williamsport
June 24 and/or 25, 2019 PennTRAIN: The Business of Transit: Succeeding Together
Hotel Indigo, Harrisburg
June 5 to 6, 2019
SOLD OUT

Microsoft Excel for Transit Professionals

CATA, State College
May 15, 2019 Ecolane Groups Training Harrisburg, PA
May 14, 2019 Ecolane New Employee Training Harrisburg, PA
April 15 to May 3, 2019
Mon.-Fri., 6 AM to 2 PM
SOLD OUT
SEPTA / PPTA Entry Level Mechanic Course
SEPTA Training, Philadelphia
April 15 to 17, 2019
SOLD OUT
SMS Principles for Transit (SMS)
CAT, Harrisburg
March 27 to 28, 2019
SOLD OUT
Professional Supervisory Program (PSP)
Hotel Indigo Harrisburg
March 22, 2019
SOLD OUT
Customer Driven Service
rabbittransit, York
March 19 to 21, 2019
SOLD OUT

TransitSCORE (Train-the-Trainer for Bus Operators)

(Click here for details and registration instructions)

rabbittransit, York
March 12 to 14, 2019 Vehicle Maintenance Management and Inspection (VMMI)
CATA, State College
March 5 to 6, 2019 Certified Community Transit Manager (CCTM) and Certified Transit Program Administrator (CTPA) Examination Preparatory Workshop
COLTS Transit Center, Scranton
February 27 to 28, 2019
SOLD OUT
Certified Safety and Security Officer (CSSO)
Amtran, Altoona
February 25 to 26, 2019
SOLD OUT
Introduction to Air Brakes
Amtran, Altoona
January 9, 2019
SOLD OUT
Retaining Talent and Building Capacity: Keeping, Developing and Engaging Our Workforce
Carnegie Inn,
State College
December 12 & 13, 2018
Microsoft Excel for Transit Agencies
Capital Area Transit, Harrisburg
December 10, 2018

SOLD OUT

Basic Diagnostic Class on Cummins Engines
Amtran, Altoona
December 5, 2018 Spotted Lanternfly Permit Training
County of Lebanon Transit
November 29-30, 2018
SOLD OUT
Certified Community Transit Supervisor (CCTS) Workshop
COLTS, Scranton
November 27, 2018
SOLD OUT
Reasonable Suspicion Drug and Alcohol Supervisor
Courtyard Marriott, State College
October 30, 2018

SOLD OUT

EEO/FMLA and Right to Know: Managing Documents and
Absences Through Policies and Processes

Hotel Indigo Harrisburg
October 29, 2018

SOLD OUT

Worker's Compensation and Harassment Training:
Soup to Nuts from Investigation to Resolution

Hotel Indigo Harrisburg
October 25, 2018

SOLD OUT

Ecolane: Advance Scheduler Training
Suburban Transit Network, Blue Bell
October 23, 2018

SOLD OUT

Ecolane: Reporting Training

Suburban Transit Network, Blue Bell
October 16-19, 2018

NGV Essentials and Safety Practices
CNG Fuel System Inspector Training
CNG Fuel System Inspector Certification

Centre Area Transportation Authority (CATA), State College
October. 10-11, 2018

Heavy-Duty NGV Maintenance and Diagnostics Training

Centre Area Transportation Authority (CATA), State College
October 8-9, 2018

Heavy-Duty NGV Maintenance and Diagnostics Training

Centre Area Transportation Authority (CATA), State College
Sept. 20, 2018

SOLD OUT

Microsoft Excel for Transit Agencies

PPTA, Harrisburg
Sept. 18-19, 2018 Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse Train-the-Trainer Program
Hotel Indigo Harrisburg
Sept. 13, 2018

SOLD OUT

Microsoft Excel for Transit Agencies

PPTA, Harrisburg
Sept. 6, 2018

SOLD OUT

Microsoft Excel for Transit Agencies

PPTA, Harrisburg
July 16 - Aug. 3, 2018

SOLD OUT

SEPTA / PPTA Entry Level Mechanic Course

SEPTA Training, Philadelphia
June 27, 2018 Recruiting, Hiring and Building a Sustainable Driver Workforce
Centre Area Transportation Authority (CATA), State College
May 30, 2018

SOLD OUT

Ecolane: Reporting Training
Capital Area Transit (CAT), Harrisburg
May 31, 2018

SOLD OUT

Ecolane: New Employee Training
Capital Area Transit (CAT), Harrisburg
May 15-18, 2018

SOLD OUT

NGV Essentials and Safety Practices, CNG Fuel System Inspector Training, and CNG Fuel System Inspector Certification

Presented by: Natural Gas Vehicle Institute (NGVi®)
Centre Area Transportation Authority (CATA)
April 4-5, 2018

Supervisory Skills Training (PSP)

Presented by: Paul Caulfield, Dering Consulting
Radisson Hotel Harrisburg, Camp Hill
Mar. 22, 2018

Drug Alcohol Program Management Compliance Presented by: RLS

Hyatt, State College
Mar. 21, 2018

SOLD OUT

Customer Driven Service Training

Presented by: Noel Training & Consulting
Hyatt, State College
Mar. 13-14, 2018 OR
Mar. 15-16, 2018

SOLD OUT

Heavy-Duty NGV Maintenance and Diagnostics Training

Presented by: Natural Gas Vehicle Institute (NGVi®)
Centre Area Transportation Authority (CATA)
Feb. 21-23, 2018

TransitSCORE Designated Training

Presented by: Dering Consulting
Courtyard Marriott, State College
Jan. 17-19, 2018

Passenger Assistance Safety and Sensitivity (PASS) – Presented by: CTAA

Crowne Plaza Philadelphia, King of Prussia
Nov. 29-30, 2017

PSP Designated Training

Presented by: Dering Consulting
Radisson Hotel Harrisburg, Camp Hill
Dec. 5-7, 2017

SMS Principles for Transit

Presented by: Transportation Safety Institute (TSI)
Hyatt, State College
Dec. 11-14, 2017

2017 Pennsylvania Transit Executive Seminar

Presented by: GannonConsult

Hyatt, State College
Sept. 6-7, 2017 2-day Ecolane Trainings (Details - Day 1; Day 2) Hilton Scranton Conference Center, Scranton
Sept. 21, 2017

Reasonable Suspicion & RX/OTC Training 

Presented by: Sean Oswald, RLS

Hyatt, State College
Aug. 30-31, 2017

Mandated Reporter – Train the Trainer

Presented by: Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance
PPTA, Harrisburg
Aug. 16-17, 2017

Mandated Reporter – Train the Trainer

Presented by: Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance
PPTA, Harrisburg
June 19 & 20, 2017 Basic Diagnostic Class on Cummins Engines
Training led by: Michael Sarro, Technical Support Manager Cummins Sales & Service
Cambria County Transit Authority,
Johnstown, PA
June 1, 2017 Ecolane Training – Day 1 Embassy Suites Pittsburgh Int'l Airport, Coraopolis
June 2, 2017 Ecolane Training – Day 2 Embassy Suites Pittsburgh Int'l Airport, Coraopolis
May 16-17, 2017 Accident Investigation Hyatt Place,
State College
April 11-12, 2017 Crisis Communication & Infectious Disease Awareness Prevention Radisson Hotel, Harrisburg
3 Week Class:
March 13 – March 17, 2017 March 20 – March 24, 2017 March 27 – March 31, 2017
SEPTA Bus Mechanic
Training Maximum of 6 attendees.
Philadelphia
March 22-23, 2017 Ecolane Training Capital Area Transit, Harrisburg
March 9, 2017

All-Hazards Awareness & Preparedness for Transit Employees - Presenter: Bill Hines

Toftrees Golf Resort, State College
February 28, 2017

Drug and Alcohol Program Manager Training

Nittany Lion Inn, State College
February 8-10, 2017 TransitSCORE Courtyard by Marriott, State College
February 1-2, 2017 PSP Training Toftrees Golf Resort, State College
January 11, 2017 Mandated Reporter Courtyard by Marriott, State College
November 16-17, 2016 Professional Supervisory Program
To register you must have completed online learning
Tracks 1 & 2 in full.
Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel
November 9. 2016

Essential Security Training Provided by Homeland Security

Courtyard by Marriott State College
October 27, 2016 Ecolane Open Forum Training Class
Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center
October 19, 2016 Essential Policies Every Transit Agency Needs to Know Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel
October 10-12, 2016

Vehicle Maintenance Mgmt & Inspection Certification Workshop (VMMI)

Altoona Metro
October 10-13, 2016

SEPTA's HVAC 609 Certification - CLASS IS FULL!

SEPTA Training Building Philadelphia
October 13 & 14, 2016 Applicable Safety Regulations for PA Municipal Transit: Workplace and Carrier Safety Regulations
Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel
October 4, 2016 New OT Law, Unemployment Best Practices and Worker's Compensation Best Practices
Presented by Summers Nagy
Courtyard by Marriott State College
Sept. 21-22, 2016

Paratransit Management & Operations Course

Courtyard by Marriott State College
August 18, 2016 Taking The Magic Out Of Ecolane Scheduling-West
Fayette Area Coordinated Transportation
August 15, 2016 Taking The Magic Out Of Ecolane Scheduling-East
Suburban Transit Network, Inc.
June 9, 2016 START Safety Training Train The Trainer for Operation's Managers & Safety Trainers - Presenter: Michael Noel
State College
April 19, 2016
1:30-5:30pm

Assault Awareness & Prevention For Transit Operators

Lancaster Marriott
April 7, 2016 Ecolane Training - Intermediate/Advanced - SOLD OUT Capital Area Transit
April 6, 2016 Ecolane Training - Introductory - SOLD OUT Capital Area Transit
3-WEEK CLASS: Feb 29 - March 4, 2016 March 7 - 11, 2016 March 14 - 18, 2016

SEPTA Bus Mechanic Training

Maximum of 6 attendees. First come first served basis.

Philadelphia, PA
March 3-4, 2016 Advanced Mobility Device Securement
Presented by Michael Noel and Russ Parish
Ramada Inn,
State College
February 9-10, 2016

Professional Supervisor/Manager Program (PSP)

Ramada Inn,
State College
February 16-17, 2016

TransitSCORE

Ramada Inn,
State College

 

PennTRAIN Value Proposition

PennTRAIN prepares public transportation for the future. We are the foremost provider of public transportation training and knowledge transfer opportunities across the Commonwealth.


Our industry-informed curriculum and resources provide innovative and collaborative opportunities to meet the growing and evolving needs of our industry in a manner that is responsive to our customers and our partners.

 

We do this by:

  • Creating an adaptive program that is forward-thinking and responsive to the changing needs of our customers and the industry,
  • Fostering conversations and facilitating dialogue within organizations and across the Commonwealth,
  • Ensuring quality service delivery to the public by training the transit workforce,
  • Facilitating training that builds a pipeline of transit talent across Pennsylvania.

 

For more information on training, please call 1-800-847-0333
or email Sara Bowden, Program Coordinator sara@ppta.net