TRAINING AND SCHOLARSHIPS

The New Hampshire RTAP provides training programs at designated host locations to further the development of
skills and abilities for persons involved in providing transit service to rural and small urban areas. If you are
interested in scheduling drivers to attend a training class, please contact the New Hampshire RTAP staff to
discuss training opportunities available.

Available training programs include:

  • Passenger Assistance Techniques (PAT)

  • Defensive Driving

  • Emergency Procedures and Evacuations

Please
click here to review a memo from your New Hampshire DOT regarding the eight hour PAT training that is
now being offered. The training calendar with dates, and locations is now available by clicking the link below.

Training Calendar
New Hampshire RTAP Training Brochure

In addition to offering those training classes listed above, RTAP funds are available to provide scholarships to
attend conferences and other transit-related events. Scholarship applications are due at least 30 days prior to an
event.  For the complete scholarship application for the RTAP Scholarship Program, click on the link below, or
contact the RTAP program.

Scholarship Application
RTAP Manager
Claire Helmers Oswald
coswald@rlsandassoc.com
(937)299-5007

RTAP Instructors –
Michael Acerno
Bev Raymond
Steve Leavitt
Ken Hazeltine
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