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PASS Training

When

  • August 30-31, 2018 - 8:00 a.m. - PASS Training (2-Day Session)
  • August 31, 2018 - 8:00 a.m. - PASS Re-certification
  • September 1, 2018 - 8:00 a.m. - Maltreatment Awareness
  • September 1, 2018 - 1:00 p.m. - Defensive Driving

Registration Deadline

August 17, 2018

Where

Dickinson Public Transit (Map)
361 26th Street East
Dickinson, ND 58601

Hotel

Comfort Inn (Map)
493 Elks Drive
Dickinson, ND 58601
(701) 264-2017

Hotel - Special Note:

Make your own reservations. Ask for the Dakota Transit Association block for state rates of $79.00

Reserve rooms by

August 17, 2017

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PASS Training - course outline

Day 1: Driver Certification, Trainer Certification

  • Introduction: Pre-test, stress management, Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Driver Sensitivity, awareness and communications
  • Mobility equipment (including walkers, canes, crutches, braces, etc.)
  • Hands-on assistance (including body mechanics, transfers and guiding the vision impaired)
  • Wheelchair types and features (including scooters)
  • Lift operations
  • Securement

Day 2: Driver Certification, Trainer Certification

  • Principles of crisis management
  • Evacuation techniques and emergency procedures
  • Bloodborne pathogen protection
  • Handling seizure disorders
  • Responding to passenger abuse and neglect
  • Driver/passenger sexual improprieties
  • Review and final examination

PASS Recertification - course outline

  • Introduction: Pre-test, stress management, Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Driver Sensitivity, awareness and communications
  • Mobility equipment (including walkers, canes, crutches, braces, etc.)
  • Hands-on assistance (including body mechanics, transfers and guiding the vision impaired)
  • Wheelchair types and features (including scooters)
  • Lift operations
  • Securement
  • Principles of crisis management
  • Evacuation techniques and emergency procedures
  • Bloodborne pathogen protection
  • Handling seizure disorders
  • Responding to passenger abuse and neglect
  • Driver/passenger sexual improprieties
  • Review and final examination

Defensive Driving

  • Self-Appraisal
  • Safe Driving Situations
  • Driving Environment Analyses
  • Special Considerations Review
  • Driver Summary
  • Collision Reporting Review
  • Course Completion Certificate

Maltreatment Awareness for Transit Drivers

  • Review ND & SD Rules and Regulations that protect vulnerable adults and minors
  • Understand immediate response and possible long term consequences of reporting
  • Identify methods to preventing maltreatment
  • Recognize situations that lead to escalation and learn techniques for de-escalation

Upcoming PASS Training Dates

  • November 26-28 - PASS class, PASS Re-certification, Defensive Driving, and Maltreatment Awareness - Devil's Lake, ND

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