News and Events

Center Staff Participates in UCLA Symposium on Transportation and Equity

Posted November 2019

On October 20-22, the Center’s Senior Director for Workforce Education, Pat Greenfield, participated as an invited speaker at the UCLA Lake Arrowhead Symposium, “Routes to Opportunity:  Connecting Equity and Transportation.”  Center Board member Stephanie Wiggins, Chief Executive Officer of Metrolink, chaired the panel, titled “Growing the Workforce to Fuel the Transportation System.”

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Watch the Making Connections Lunch Plenary

Posted November 2019

One of the highlights of Making Connections 2019 was the Lunch Plenary Session. Larry Willis, TTD, moderated the panel of esteemed experts and leaders who spoke about emerging technologies in public transportation and the impacts they have seen and expect to see on the frontline workforce and its training needs.

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Cleveland Pilot Shows There’s More Than One Way to Use Signals Consortium Training Materials

Posted October 2019

In an ideal world, public transportation agencies would have all the inhouse capacity they need to train their entire workforce. Unfortunately, this isn’t always the case.

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Center Addresses Bus Maintenance Training at FTA Peer-to-Peer Exchange

Posted October 2019

On October 10, the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) hosted a Peer-to-Peer Exchange with a primary focus on bus maintenance training.

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Thank you to everyone who attended Making Connections 2019 and helped make it a success!

Posted October 2019

On October 17, the Center held its conference, Making Connections, in Philadelphia. Over 150 frontline transit workers, trainers, and industry leaders from both labor and management came together to learn about and discuss key transit workforce topics.

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Events

Making Connections 2019

Posted May 2019

Join industry leaders, experts, and partners from workforce development and education to exchange ideas, share successes and learn about emerging best practices for public transportation and transportation workforce development.


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