Meeting local needs for training, technical assistance, and research in transportation

Defensive Driving and Passenger Assistance/Wheelchair Securement

Date: 7/26/2023 9:00 AM - 7/26/2023 3:30 PM

Location: Beloit - 400 W. 8th St.
400 W. 8th St.

Beloit, Kansas




Course Date & Time:

7/26/2023 9am - 3:30pm

Course Description:

This training has been designed for maximum presentation and implementation flexibility.  Using Coaching Systems Coaching the Van Driver the course presents coaching points and defensive driving techniques that are helpful in keeping drivers safe on the roadway.  The intent of the course is to refresh and upgrade defensive driving skills.   Using Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA) Passenger Assistance 7.0 and Q’Straint Wheelchair Securement Basic 101 this driver training program ensures that your passengers are transported in the most safe, sensitive and careful manner possible.   The training covers characteristics of a professional driver, knowing your passengers, assisting your passengers, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and transporting an aging society.  Q’Straint Wheelchair Securement Basis 101 provides a comprehensive introduction to wheelchair securement best practices.  Drivers will learn how to operate the 4-point securement systems and understand how to properly secure passengers and their wheelchairs. 

Instructor: Anne Lowder