In their initial training, operators will have gone through over 30 hours of training on many subjects quickly. There is a limit to how much an operator can understand, absorb, remember, and put into practice. Consequently, to indoctrinate the desired behaviors, we have created a process to remind the operators of the expected behaviors continually. To indoctrinate a safety culture, we must persuade drivers to constantly follow the 18 safe practices on the right side of the Safety Management System poster.
To address the ongoing communication of the desired practices and keep safety at the forefront of the operators focus, we have created a series of safety reminders that are available on our online TALENT LMS platform to be presented to the operators on an ongoing basis. The first six are:
These training programs are short, between 6 and 8 minutes. They focus on the most important practices and reinforce the desired behaviors to operate safely. The Safety Reminder Series programs can be presented to operators in two ways.
For over 30 years, the experts at TAPTCO Transit & Paratransit Company have been designing award-winning bus driver training programs with specialties that include fleet operations and safety, industrial psychology, instructional design, and media production. This breakthrough series of safety video programs and study guides for bus driver training are designed by our team of performance improvement experts with specialties that include fleet operations and safety, industrial psychology, instructional design, and media production.