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FTA-Sponsored Training Courses

This page provides information on FTA-sponsored training delivered by the Transportation Safety Institute (TSI) and the National Transit Institute (NTI).

Transportation Safety Institute 

The Transportation Safety Institute 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. 

2017-2018 FTA-Sponsored Training Courses:

  • Public Transportation Safety Certification Training Program (PTSCTP) courses
  • Safety Management Systems (SMS) courses
  • General Transit Safety Courses
  • Transit Crime Prevention & Emergency Management

Visit the TSI Learning Management System by clicking this link and selecting Public Transportation (FTA).

National Transit Institute 

The National Transit Institute at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, develops, promotes and delivers training and education programs for the public transit industry. The mission of NTI is to provide training, education, and clearinghouse services in support of public transportation and quality of life in the United States. NTI identifies needs and promotes, develops, and delivers high quality programs and materials through cooperative partnerships with industry, government, institutions, and associations, and serves as a catalyst for enhancing skills and performance in public transportation.

Visit the NTI website to view the course catalog by clicking this link and selecting the Courses tab.

Please contact FTASafetyPromotion@dot.gov with any additional safety training questions. 

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