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FTA-Sponsored Training Courses

This page provides information on FTA-sponsored training delivered by the Transportation Safety Institute as of September 2, 2021.

In light of the extraordinary operational challenges presented by the COVID-19 public health emergency, FTA has issued a Notice of Enforcement Discretion stating that FTA will refrain from taking enforcement action pursuant to 49 U.S.C. § 5329(g) and the FTA Master Agreement (26) (October 1, 2019) until August 21, 2022, against any FTA recipient subject to the PTSCTP regulation that is unable to certify that it has met the requirements of the regulation. Notwithstanding the Notice’s exercise of enforcement discretion, FTA encourages affected recipients, and individuals designated under the program, to continue to work toward meeting PTSCTP requirements to the extent practical under the current circumstances caused by the COVID-19 public health emergency. 

Transportation Safety Institute 

The Transportation Safety Institute (TSI) supports FTA’s mission by providing economical, timely, state-of-the-art training and educational opportunities to the transit industry. TSI assists FTA in meeting its federal training mandate by developing, managing and delivering innovative instruction through instructor-led course offerings and e-learning technologies. All training is designed specifically to meet the needs of today’s changing transit industry, its regulations and safety best practices. 

National Transit Institute 

National Transit Institute (NTI) Course Catalog
The mission of the National Transit Institute (NTI) is to provide training, education and clearinghouse services in support of public transportation and quality of life in the U.S.
Assault Awareness and Prevention for Transit Operators (Direct Delivery)
This course provides transit bus operators with prevention strategies necessary to reduce the likelihood of assault incidents.
Assault Awareness and Prevention for Transit Operators (Train the Trainer)
This course provides transit agency instructional staff with the support necessary to deliver the course within their agencies.
Violence in the Transit Workplace – Prevention, Response and Recovery (Train the Trainer)
This course provides transit agency instructional staff with the support necessary to deliver the Violence in the Transit Workplace – Prevention, Response and Recovery course within their agencies.
Violence in the Transit Workplace – Prevention, Response and Recovery (Direct Delivery)
This course provides participants with knowledge and skills to prevent, respond to and recover from workplace violence. 
Last updated: Friday, March 26, 2021
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