Learning Opportunities for Workforce Professionals
An Introduction to Community Transportation. A FREE online training that teaches the basic terms and concepts of community transportation services, covering transit and other modes. It includes a pre- and post-test. The training was developed with a grant from the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration, and is hosted by the Dynamic Works Institute.
WIBs and Transportation: Getting People to Work. A FREE online training for Workforce Investment Boards members, staff and partners. Will help local workforce development leaders understand and respond to employment transportation challenges in their region, as well as establish formal and informal partnerships with transportation providers to plan, fund, and implement responsive solutions.
Transportation Solutions: Strategies for Employment-Related Mobility. An in-person training for workforce development agency directors and program managers. Teaches low-cost strategies, on-the-ground solutions, tools, and promising practices that you can apply in your agency to help job seekers and low-income workers find transportation to jobs and training. The training was developed with a grant from the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration. Email email@example.com to bring this training to your community.
Employment Transportation Fundamentals (PDF)(1.13 MB) This guide explores the fundamentals of employment transportation, including its role in the success of job seekers, low-income workers, and employers; how it is planned and funded; and how workforce development professionals can contribute their perspectives and knowledge to growing and sustaining job access transportation.