Conferences & Training

August 2021

MDOT Procurement Training August 3rd – (9 a.m. to 11 a.m.) Instructor & Contact: Dean Peterson, Procurement Analyst, MDOT E-mail: petersond4@michigan.gov

PASS Training RTAP Funded Dates TBD. Location: TBD Contact: Joe DeKoning, mptajoe@comcast.net

MPTA and MDOT Statewide Annual Meeting August 23rd, 24th & 25th Location: Crystal Mountain, Thompsonville Contact: Cindy Zolkowski, mptacindy@comcast.net Annual Meeting Agenda (pdf) Online Registration & Payment Printable Forms

September 2021

MDOT Compliance Vehicle Maintenance Training September 14th – (9 a.m. – 11 a.m.) Instructor & Contact: Kevin Wassom, Compliance Analyst, MDOT Email: wassomk@michigan.gov

MDOT Accounting Training The training will cover the basics of accounting for transit operations and includes the following topics: Revenue and Expense Manual, Operating Assistance Reports, Cost Allocations, and Audits Date: TBD Instructor & Contact: Sandy Lovell, Accountant, MDOT lovells@michigan.gov

October 2021

Fundamentals of Transit Management RTAP Funded October 5th & 6th Location: Comfort Inn Conference Center, Mt. Pleasant Instructor: Carol Wright Kenderdine, Easter Seals/Project Action Contact: Joe DeKoning, mptajoe@comcast.net

Driver Training RTAP Funded October 7th Location: Comfort Inn Conference Center, Mt. Pleasant Instructor: Carol Wright Kenderdine, Easter Seals/Project Action Contact: Joe DeKoning, mptajoe@comcast.net

Advanced Fundamentals of Transit Management RTAP Funded In-Person Training October 19th & 20th Location: Comfort Inn Conference Center Mt. Pleasant Instructor: Carol Wright Kenderdine Easter Seals/Project Action Contact: Joe DeKoning mptajoe@comcast.net Dispatcher Training RTAP Funded In-Person Training October 21st Location: Comfort Inn Conference Center Mt. Pleasant Instructor: Carol Wright Kenderdine Easter Seals/Project Action Contact: Joe DeKoning mptajoe@comcast.net PASS Training In-Person Training Date and time TBD Location: Mt. Pleasant Contact: Joe DeKoning mptajoe@comcast.net