Schedule Information

Sessions will be offered during June and July, 2020. Registration is required for each specific session. Below is an overview of the professional development opportunities offered during both months.


June sessions will include:

  1. June 4: Welcome Session
  2. June 9: Drug & Alcohol Testing Program Compliance: Oversight Tools
  3. June 11: Florida Transit Maintenance Consortium Quarterly Meeting
  4. June 15: Next Step, Corrective Action Plan: How to be a Closer
  5. June 17: Public Transportation Agency Safety Plans (PTASP) Readiness Workshop
  6. June 19: TCRP Project: Characteristics and Elements of Non-Punitive Employee Safety Reporting Systems for Public Transportation
  7. June 23: Making the Transfer: Merging Design and Functionality for Transit Websites
  8. June 25: Transit Transformation: Assessing the Role of the Florida Department of Transportation and Metropolitan Planning Organizations

July sessions will include:

  1. July 7: Policies and Procedures 101
  2. July 9: Regulatory Updates on Federal Drug & Alcohol Testing
  3. July 13: Best Practices for Addressing Mental Health Issues
  4. July 15: TCRP Synthesis: Current Practices in the Use of Onboard Technologies to Avoid Transit Bus Incidents and Accidents
  5. July 17: Segmenting the Market to Affect Travel Behavior and Increase Ridership
  6. July 21: Transit Research Inspection Procurement Services (TRIPS)
  7. July 23: Transit Automation and Shared Mobility in Florida
  8. July 28: Emergency Preparedness
  9. July 29: Small and Rural Roundtable Discussion

An Update on the Florida Transit Safety and Operations Summit

The 2020 Florida Transit Safety and Operations Summit will be held on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 in conjunction with the FPTA Annual Conference.