Special Needs Transportation Academy - Virginia

NAPT® Training Academy: Special Needs Transportation
$199
July 27-28, 2019
Stafford County Public Schools Professional Development Center
31 Stafford Ave.
Stafford, VA 22554

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Student transportation personnel responsible for transporting students with disabilities and special needs encounter complex challenges for this population. With the demand and need for these specialized services rapidly increasing around the nation, the need for specific training is more critical than ever.

NAPT® and its educational affiliate, the NAPT Foundation, Inc., offer school districts and their transportation and transportation-related service providers a wide variety of educational products and services. Our Training Academy: Special Needs Transportation is a power-packed day-and-a-half program that will provide student transportation professionals need-to-know policies, information and best practices necessary for transporting students with disabilities and special needs.

Topics covered include:
  • proper positioning, seating and securement in providing safe school bus transport for students with disabilities and special needs (implementation best practice guidelines and compliance with Federal, State and Local regulations)
  • understanding the vital role of school bus specialized equipment and related best practice procedures in the safe transport of children with disabilities and special needs of all ages
  • identifying and understanding individual behavioral differences of various student disability categories under the IDEA and special needs addressed under Section 504
Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to learn side-by-side with your peers and engage in thoughtful conversations and spark innovative solutions for your operations.

Saturday, July 27th
8am-5pm
(lunch provided)
  • Positioning, Seating & Securing of Students with Disabilities & Special Needs (PDS 802)
  • Specialized Equipment on the School Bus (PDS 803)
Sunday, July 28th
8am-1pm 
(lunch provided)
  • Open Forum Discussion
  • Supporting Safe Behavior on the School Bus for Students with Disabilities & Special Needs (PDS 805)
Course workbooks and course completion certificates are included with your registration fee.

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