July 25-28, 2022

2022 Train the Trainer

Learn from Industry Professionals

Take courses related to your specific transportation role. Our sessions cover everything from Special Education and administration updates to technician sessions and driver training information.

NEW THIS YEAR: Type III Vehicle training

New this year, Monday there will be 6 hours of Type III Vehicle training taught by Type III Trainers and the Minnesota State Patrol. Find out more on our summary page of registration. 

Administration Courses

  • Training your bus drivers
  • Equity Training
  • Driver Shortage

Driver Training Courses

  • Type lll Driver Training, Rules and Requirements
  • Defensive Driving Training
  • Dispatch and Student Management

General Courses

  • Reasonable Suspicion
  • COVID-19 Updates and Regulations

Special Education Courses

  • Using Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS)
  • Securement Training 101
  • Child Safety Restraint System and Your Type III vehicle

Technician Courses

  • After treatment Systems Care and Maintenance
  • Everything Coolant
  • State Patrol & MSBMA updates

Keynote Speakers

Meet some of our Keynote speakers


Dr. Al Johnson

Dr. Al Johnson will be the Keynote speaker on Monday from 8:00AM - 10:00AM talking about Childhood Trauma. 

As the principal at Two Rivers High School, Al Johnson guides the education of more than 1,400 students. But every once in a while, he straps on a pair of suede shoes and gets on a roll.

"I made a vow I would not be a traditional principal," Johnson said.

Read more here


Ross Bernstein

The best-selling author of nearly 50 sports books, Ross Bernstein is an award-winning peak performance business speaker who’s keynoted conferences on ALL SEVEN continents for audiences as small as 10 and as large as 10,000. Ross and his books have been featured on thousands of television and radio programs over the years including CNN, ESPN, Bloomberg, Fox News, and “CBS This Morning,” as well as in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times and USA Today.

Learn more about Ross Bernstein here

Ross Bernstein will be our Keynote speaker on Wednesday, July 27th from 8AM to 10AM.


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