NYAPT  Transportation Education

LOG IN!

Log in


Education: Program Registration

Upcoming events

    • 01 Sep 2018
    • 31 May 2019
    • OnLine
    Register

    NYAPT TEAM WEBINAR SERIES  2018-19

    What is the Team Webinar Series?

    One-hour learning opportunities for you and your entire school transportation safety & management team. What a great way to build team-work and a team attitude!  Learn together. Talk about the webinar content with one another.  Have coffee together during the session.  Follow up with plans.  Who knows where it may lead you all?!

    WEBINAR DATES & TOPICS

    Oct. 11, 2018@10 AM    Moving Up to Director (PANEL)
    Nov. 8, 2018@10 AM    Cultural Competency
    Jan. 17, 2019@10 AM    Create a Winning Team
    Feb. 7, 2019@10 AM    Time Management
    Mar. 14, 2019@10 AM    Emotional Intelligence
    April 11, 2019@10 AM     Work/Life Balance (PANEL)
    May 9, 2019@10 AM    Excel Program Uses

    $150 for SEVEN WEBINARS with facilitator Jeff Olefson of Staff Development Associates.  Take a minute to speak with Jeff at the Trade Show and during the Annual Conference.

    Brought to you by your New York Association for Pupil Transportation


    • 11 Oct 2018
    • 09 Nov 2019
    • Various
    Register

    Gender Training
    for School Bus Drivers  


    This course, intended for school transportation staff interacting with pupils, is designed to increase awareness of and sensitivity to LGBTQ students who are riding buses and may be victims of bullying and harassment.

    Attendees will include school bus drivers and monitors. 

    Attendees will receive an overview of emerging gender-related issues in our society and in our schools.  Attendees will gain a greater awareness of these issues and the needs of the students they transport.

    Key Concepts Covered:

    • Key Laws affecting the issue
    • Student Behavior management
    • Personal values
    • Definitions of terms and concepts

    Sponsors and Partners:
    The course has been developed for the Cyr Foundation (NYS) by The Pupil Transportation Safety Institute (PTSI) with financial support from Utica National Insurance Group.
     

    Where To Start:
    We bring this training TO YOU!

    - Establish a date - and a back up date (scheduling based on availability!)

    - Consider joining up with a neighboring district and share in the costs of the program.

    - Select the date that best suits your needs and we will take it from there!

    - Call the office or email us if you have any questions!  We are here to help!


    What We Will Need from You:
    Once you decide you want to set a date for your course, we will need you to provide us with the following:

    • Name of school or company
    • Address of training facility
    • Details on specific entrance to use for the room
    • Time trainers can get into the facility
    • On-site, pre-hours contact number (cell phone) for emergencies
    • Number of participants expected
    • Site will provide an adequate room with screen. Projector, power cord if needed
    • Site will provide refreshments if needed

    Rates:
    1-100 attendees $1,500
    101-175 attendees $2,250
    176-250 attendees $3,000

    What Attendees Receive:
    Attendees will receive the live training, an educational handout with important resource links, and a certificate of attendance.

    DATES: 2018-19

    PLEASE INQUIRE FOR SCHEDULING

    • 20 Feb 2019
    • 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Marriott Hotel, Wolf Road, Albany NY
    Register

    LAW COURSE
    SCHOOL TRANSPORTATION
     

    FINAL SESSION - 2/20/19 in Albany!

    NYAPT is pleased to announce the 2019 School Transportation Law Course with our legal partners at Harris Beach PLLC. 

    PROGRAM:   The day will include coverage in course format of topics related to major legal requirements for school district transportation services.  This will include coverage of basic mandates for transportation, special needs transportation, driver oversight, and related issues.  The review of these key topics will include legal citations and commissioner's rulings where appropriate.  Expect a practical approach to these topics and not simply a recitation of legal requirements.

    HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW!

    • The sessions will be presented by our legal counsel at Harris Beach PLLC, and in particular either Douglas Gerhardt and/or Howard Goldsmith, partners with the firm.
    • Each attendee will receive a course book containing the course content and other relevant sourcing material.
    • Registration is $145.00 per person for NYAPT Members and $195.00 per person for non-members.

    LOCATIONS:  Limit 60 registrants for EACH location


    Rate:   NYAPT Members $145.00
                 Non-members      $195.00

    Cancellation Terms: 

    Cancellations must be received in writing two weeks prior to each scheduled course date (10 business days).  Please email as no phone cancellations will be accepted. Refunds can be made ONLY on cancellations received by date/s 10 businewss days prior to scheduled course. NO Refunds will be made after that date. ---> NO-SHOWS will be billed and expected to honor their invoices.

    Thank you for your interest! 

    • 20 Feb 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • Albany Marriott, 189 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY 12205
    Register

    NAPT PDS COURSE #801           

    Transporting Students with Disabilities & Special Needs

    This four-hour course serves as the introductory course for the series of five Transporting Students with Disabilities and Special Needs courses. It highlights laws, policies and best practice procedures regarding students with disabilities and special needs including: pre-school, head start, school age, nonpublic, charter school and homeless students under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). In addition, this class focuses on understanding the specific characteristics of children with disabilities and special needs and how those characteristics may impact their school bus ride. Hot topics and best practices are presented and discussed. This course is a recommended prerequisite to 802, 803, 804 and 805.

    Presenter Peter Lawrence
    Peter Lawrence, Ed.D. is director of transportation of Fairport Central School District.

    Dr. Lawrence has been involved in the pupil transportation industry since 1988 and has authored numerous articles for trade publications within the pupil transportation industry. He is a nationally Certified Director of Pupil Transportation (CDPT), through the National Association for Pupil Transportation (NAPT). He serves as the NAPT Region 1 Director and co-chair of the NAPT Special Needs Advisory Committee. He teaches regularly for NAPT across the nation and has presented internationally on multiple occasions to transportation professionals in Belgium, Canada, China, Columbia, India, Turkey, and Russia.


    Wednesday February 20th
    1pm-5pm
    Albany Marriott
    189 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY 12205
    Phone: (518) 458-8444

    Cancellation:
    Cancellations must be received in writing prior to February 13, 2019 (no phone cancellations will be accepted). Refunds can be made ONLY on cancellations received before 2/13/19. NO Refunds will be made after that date. ---> NO-SHOWS will be billed and expected to honor their invoices.

    • 21 Feb 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 22 Feb 2019
    • 3:30 PM
    • Marriott, 189 Wolf Road, Albany 12205
    • 6
    Register

    WINTER WORKSHOP

    EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION

    For over 20 years NYAPT has offered excellent programming aimed at our core membership of supervisory staff.  In 2019 we build upon that programming and incorporate programming for middle managers as well. Exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities for the winter workshop are a benefit of Industry membership in NYAPT.

    WORKSHOP EXHIBIT OPPORTUNITIES

    SNOW BUSINESS: Exhibit Table - $250

    - Display includes a six-foot display table with two chairs
        (limited wall outlets available for electric)

      - Company logo included on NYAPT web program page
      - Set up for displays by 8:00 AM on THURSDAY February 21st
         and will remain until 3:30pm on FRIDAY February 22nd.
      - Individual exhibitor tables will receive two lunch tickets
      - Internet access available for the additional charge of $35

    View the exhibit hall! www.NYAPT.org/resources/Pictures/2019/WWKfloor.png

    See the list of current exhibitors:  www.nyapt.org/resources/Documents/2019/WWExhibitors.pdf


    The Program

    For information on the excellent education offered and a more detailed schedule of events

    - Including an OPERATION SAFE STOP OPENER - visit www.NYAPT.org/WinterInfo today!


    Game Night Goes Retro!!

    Get ready to play!! Game night on THURSDAY following day one of the Winter Workshop will raise funds to support NYAPT scholarship programs.  Get ready to play! - NYAPT will host one hard hitting game of Family Feud with a fun follow up of 80's dance music. Register your company team to participate today!


    Interested in supporting this event?

    OPPORTUNITIES ARE AVAILABLE!!!

    Visit:  
    http://www.nyapt.org/resources/Documents/2019/WinterWorkshop.pdf


    Hotel Reservations

    All room accommodations will be at the ALBANY MARRIOTT at 189 Wolf Road in Albany. 518.458.8444
    Rate: $135.00 per person per night.  -- RATE AVAILABLE TIL THURSDAY 1/31/19 (or until room block is sold out)
    Phone:  Toll Free:  800.228.9290        Local:  518.458.8444
    Code: PTR
    Reservation Linkwww.AlbanyMarriott.com/  - NYAPT event link for online reservations.

    All sponsorship and exhibit table displays must be paid in full by January 20, 2019, to allow for promotion of  the WINTER WORKSHOP and the sponsor’s/exhibitor’s involvement.

    Thank you for your interest in these NYAPT  programs!

    • 21 Feb 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 22 Feb 2019
    • 4:00 PM
    • Marriott 189 Wolf Road Albany 12205
    • 29
    Register
    Winter Workshop 2019
    Thursday 2/21- Friday 2/22 Albany Marriott
    ATTENDEE REGISTRATION
    We are pleased to announce the 2019 WINTER WORKSHOP!  Participate in two days filled with important, timely and trending information.  Presentations will include basic legal requirements, emerging issues and information, and useful ideas and tips for managing your team and improving your operations.


    What We're Offering! 

    The Winter Workshop
    The Winter Workshop is a NYAPT tradition, bringing key school transportation information and knowledge to supervisors and managers of school bus operations. This mid-year program is a great educational and networking opportunity!  It serves as a refresher for managers on important transportation program elements and it's highly instructive for all levels of administrative/supervisory staff in your department.

    The Workshop includes timely and new information on topics such as driver licensing, special education transportation and management development.  All workshops are held in General Session and our partners from our vendor community will be on hand exhibiting and participating throughout the event.



    OUTLINE OF SESSIONS BEING OFFERED:
      • Loading and Unloading – The Moment of Truth – Peter Lawrence, PhD
      • Department of Motor Vehicle – Updates:  Road Test / New Drug & Alcohol Testing Law / Entry Level Driver Training
      • Department of Transportation Update– Jeff Corey – Mgr Field Operations
      • State Education Department – Foster Care Transportation – Paul Overbaugh
      • Seat Belts on School Buses –From the TD Point of View – Bill Harvey
      • Comptroller’s Report on School Bus Safety:  Cheryl Dalton/ Jeff Wainwright – Saratoga City School District
      • The SED Training and Safety File - Paul Overbaugh - Director of Transportation  - State Education Department
      • The Transportation Supervisor/Business Official Relationship – Importance of Qualified Transportation Director on Staff - Victor Manuel & Lori-Ann Savino - Jericho CSD
      • Special Education Law – Tara Moffit,Esq.  Girvin & Ferlazzo P.C
      • Shooter Training/Verbal Judo – Marc Medina- Farmingdale CSD
      • Panel Discussion on Bus Driver Recruitment and Retainment- Moderated by Darren Everhart  
        (course topics may change slightly as speakers are finalized)

          For the FULL DESCRIPTION OF ALL PROGRAMS visit: 
                  www.NYAPT.org/WinterInfo - updates coming soon!


          Begins  Thursday AM on February 21
          Continues thru Friday afternoon, F
          ebruary 22

          Join Us Thursday Evening Social Event
           - Fun in Fundraising for the Scholarship Program
           - Join us for light fare and beverages, games and good times!


          What it costs to attend:

          MEMBER NYAPT - $185.00 full 2-day workshop (Thurs/Fri)
          NON-Member -  $225 full 2-day workshop(Thurs/Fri)
          Thursday Evening Networking Event -  $40 (optional)

          No-Shows will be billed & responsible for payme
          nt.
          See full cancellation policy below.


           CHECK HERE FOR NEW SPONSOR & EXHIBITOR ANNOUNCEMENTS


          Hotel Reservations
          All room accommodations will be at the ALBANY MARRIOTT at 189 Wolf Road in Albany. 518.458.8444
          Rate: $135.00 per person per night.  -- RATE AVAILABLE TIL THURSDAY 1/31/19 (or until room block is sold out)
          Phone:  Toll Free:  800.228.9290        Local:  518.458.8444
          Code: PTR
          Reservation Linkwww.AlbanyMarriott.com/  - NYAPT event link for online reservations.

          Cancellation:
          Cancellations must be received in writing prior to February 13, 2019 (no phone cancellations will be accepted). Refunds can be made ONLY on cancellations received before 2/13/19. NO Refunds will be made after that date. ---> NO-SHOWS will be billed and expected to honor their invoices.


        NYAPT
        1764 Route 9
        P.O. Box 356
        Clifton Park,
        NY 12065

        518.463.4937

        Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software