PASS Workshop

Dates: April 1-3

Location: Houston, Texas

The Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA) and the Harris County Community Services, Office of Transit Services present Passenger Assistance Safety and Sensitivity (PASS) Train the Trainer Certification Workshop held in Houston, Texas.

Passenger Assistance Safety and Sensitivity (PASS) Trainer Certification Program ensures that community transportation trainers have current expertise in passenger assistance, techniques, sensitivity skills, bus evacuation knowledge and skills in order to train drivers to serve persons with disabilities.

Dates and Times
April 1-3
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Training Location
Harris County Community Services
8410 Lantern Point Drive
Houston, Texas 77054

Questions for local info: For questions regarding local information, please contact Jamie White, Harris County, Office of Transit Services at 832.927.4831 or via email at


  • PASS Trainer Certification registration fee: $500
  • PASS Trainer Re-certification registration fee: $75 (attend Apr 3 only)
  • Must hold current (PASS) Trainer certification to attend day three of trainer workshop

If you wish to pay the registration fee by company check, trainee must submit registration form. To request a form, please contact CTAA training department via email at

**All Participants will be responsible for all other expenses (i.e. transportation, hotel, and meals).

Advanced payment and advance registrations required. NO Walk-ins!


Hotel Accommodations
Staybridge Hotel Suites
9000 South Main St.
Houston, TX 77025
Phone: (346) 319-6461
Rate: $115.00 p/nt +tx; including breakfast
Special rate ends March 6
Group name: Pass Training
Hotel will provide comp shuttle to training site

Closest Airport to training facility

William P. Hobby Airport (HOU)
2.7 miles; 32 minutes from training facility

Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)
28.37 miles; 51 minutes from training facility

To be trained and certified as a PASS Trainer, you must attend all three days of training and pass the exam!

For additional questions and inquiries contact
CTAA Professional Development Services
ATTN: Stephanee Smith
1341 G Street, NW, Suite 250
Washington, DC 20005
Toll Free: 800-891-0590 x740

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The Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA) and its members believe that mobility is a basic human right. From work and education to life-sustaining health care and human services programs to shopping and visiting with family and friends, mobility directly impacts quality of life.