CALACT | California Association for Coordinated Transportation

Representing Small, Rural, & Specialized Transportation Providers Statewide

2019 Spring University of Pacific Transit & Paratransit Management Certificate Program

University of the Pacific Westgate Center Transit and Paratransit Management Certificate Programs 2019 Spring schedule

The Westgate Center is the largest provider of Transit Leadership and Management development programs on the West Coast. Almost every major transit agency in California has used this course to develop their current and future transit leaders. Participants are exposed to the best practices in leadership and management and given the tools to help lead their organization to success. We invite you to enroll candidates to participate in the upcoming programs held at the following locations:

ŸA UOP Website for Location and Other Information

Spring 2019

City of Clovis
Clovis, CA
Date Class Instructor
02.01.19 Designing Innovative Organizations Cynthia Wagner Weick
  02.15.19 Safety Management System Walter R.L. Diangson
  03.01.19 Marketing Through Customer Service Sacha Joseph-Mathews
  03.15.19 Strategic Thinking Mark Schaff
  03.29.19 Legal Issues in Employee Relations Tom Brierton
  04.12.19 Overview of Transit Legislation, Regulation, and Policy Donna DeMartino
  04.26.19 Enhancing Leadership Effectiveness Peter Johnson
  05.10.19 Budgeting and Financial Management Gloria Salazar
OCTA
Orange, CA
Date Class Instructor
  02.08.19 Marketing Through Customer Service Sacha Joseph-Mathews
  02.22.19 Overview of Transit Legislation, Regulation, and Policy Donna DeMartino
  03.08.19 Talent Management Angela Sun
  03.22.19 Designing Innovative Organizations Cynthia Wagner Weick
  04.05.19 Budgeting and Financial Management Gloria Salazar
  04.19.19 Strategic Thinking Mark Schaff
  05.03.19 Legal Issues in Employee Relations Tom Brierton
  05.17.19 Enhancing Leadership Effectiveness Peter Johnson
Paratransit Inc
Sacramento, CA
Date Class Instructor
  03.01.19 Strategic Thinking Mark Schaff
  03.15.19 Effective Communication Skills Lois Lang
  03.29.19 Marketing Through Customer Service Sacha Joseph-Mathews
  04.12.19 Enhancing Leadership Effectiveness Peter Johnson
  04.26.19 Safety Management System Walter R.L. Diangson
  05.10.19 Designing Innovative Organizations Cynthia Wagner Weick
  05.24.19 Overview of Transit Legislation, Regulation, and Policy Donna DeMartino
  06.07.19 Budgeting and Financial Management Gloria Salazar

Scholarships & Registration

Program Fee

The fee is $345 per class. A discounted rate of $2,495 is available to individuals signing up for all eight classes. This fee includes instructional materials. Lunch is not included.

CalTrans Scholarships

  • CalTrans has two scholarships available. Eligible applicants include private, non-profit, not-for-profit, and government agencies, their employees and certain affiliates (private sector applicants) who offer passenger transportation services. Full-series scholarship will cover $1,250 of the tuition. Applicable for full series participants only. 

Other Scholarships

  • RTAP (RTAP Scholarship Program). The program provides reimbursement for registration and travel expenses for courses attended by public and non-profit organizations serving rural areas. www.calact.org/doc.aspx?44
  • RCTC (Riverside County Transportation Commission) may provide funding to non-profit transportation providers located in western Riverside County.
  • SANBAG (San Bernardino Associated Governments) has financial aid available for public transit and social service transportation agencies from the Valley portion of San Bernardino County.
  • ACCESS SERVICES may have scholarships available. Eligible applicants include all public and not-for-profit agencies and their employees or affiliates (private sector applicants) who deliver passenger transportation services with the County of Los Angeles. The Joe King Memorial Scholarship will cover 100% of the course fees. Only available during Fall sessions.

Registration Process

  1. If applying for the CalTrans Scholarship, fill out the online financial aid application to receive the scholarship code: Transit Series CalTrans Financial Aid ONLINE Form
  2. Once you receive your scholarship code, please complete the series registration form https://commerce.cashnet.com/01WSGT
  3. You will receive a confirmation of your enrollment within 5-7 days


Cancellation

Full refunds will be available for cancellations seven days prior to the start of the program. No other refunds will be granted. Registration may be transferred to another participant by notifying the Westgate Center for Leadership and Management Development in writing.

Missed Sessions

Any missed session can made up at no additional charge.

Questions

Contact the Westgate Center for Leadership and Management Development - 888.439.2867

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