CUTR Webcast Recording: A Qualitative Analysis of Bus Simulator Training on Transit Incidents

August 22, 2013, 12:00 Noon (EDT) A Qualitative Analysis of Bus Simulator Training on Transit Incidents The purpose of this research was to track and observe three Florida public transit agencies as they incorporated and integrated computer-based transit bus simulators into their existing bus operator training programs. In addition to the three Florida case study agencies, four transit agencies outside

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Airport Cooperative Research Program

June 13, 2013, 12:00 Noon (EDT) The Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) carries out applied research on problems that are shared by airport operating agencies and are not being adequately addressed by existing federal research programs. The ACRP undertakes research and other technical activities in a variety of airport subject areas including design, construction, maintenance, operations, safety, security, policy, planning,

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Practices to Protect Bus Operators from Passenger Assaults

October 4, 2012 This webcast provides an overview of the Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 93 report Practices to Protect Bus Operators from Passenger Assaults. Download a PDF copy of the presentation and the TCRP Synthesis 93 final report. Presented by: Yuko Nakanishi, Principal and Founder, Nakanishi Research and Consulting, LLC and Lieutenant William Fleming, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Recording http://youtu.be/9prHGzl_SZg AICP

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Improving Bus Transit Safety through Rewards and Discipline

August 23, 2012 This webcast provides an overview of the recently completed Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 97 report Improving Bus Transit Safety Through Rewards and Discipline- A Synthesis of Transit Practice. The webcast presentation addresses current practices and experiences of public transit agencies in applying both corrective actions and rewards to recognize, motivate, and reinforce a safety culture for

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Airport Leadership Development Program

May 31, 2012 This webcast summarized research conducted by the Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP 06-02) that concluded that today’s airport leaders are lacking in effective leadership skills and the training and education received by these individuals is not current to the needs for leading the dynamically changing airport environments of today. Michael Audino, CUTR researcher and ACRP Project 06-02

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Volunteer Transportation – A Generosity-Based Solution to Our Mobility Challenges

December 1, 2011 This webcast provides participants an overview of the issues and decision points concerning volunteer transportation programs. Participants will learn about issues involved with local community planning for volunteer transportation, understand the relationship between volunteer transportation and public transportation services, see examples of successful volunteer transportation programs throughout the country, and recognize the various models for implementing volunteer

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CUTR Webcast Recording: Transit Technician Certification – Leveraging Technology for State of the Art Training

August 11, 2011 This webcast highlights exciting new technologies being used to deliver state of the art training for transit technicians. This session explores 3D distance learning platforms, on the job training techniques, and Virtual Hands-On-Training. Attendees will learn how to design training program around established DOE curriculum framework, develop stakeholder relationships and commitments to leverage resources, develop training programs

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