Implementing Rural Transit Technology

Rural transit providers are interested in exploring how technology can help increase operating efficiencies and improve safety. Technology can transform scheduling and dispatching operations, provide new levels of customer service, and support innovative business practices. However, the process for planning and implementing appropriate technology-based applications can be challenging. This course presents a structured approach for planning, implementing, and evaluating rural transit projects to help ensure that agency needs and expectations are met

  • Prerequisite: Not Listed
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Training Resources: Not Listed


National Transit Institute

Transit Type


Target Audience

Transit professionals, state DOT office staff, and regional planners involved in planning and implementing technology-based applications for rural transit operations

Learning Objectives

  • Conduct cost-benefit analyses to prioritize projects
  • Develop a project plan
  • Review traditional and innovative funding sources for technology projects
  • Discuss project implementation and management strategies
  • Evaluate project effectiveness in meeting agency objectives

Assessment of Learner Performance

Not Listed

Delivery Method

Instructor-led Training

How to Obtain the Course

Request a session via the following link:

Point of Contact

Myrna Sirleaf



Restrictions for Use

None listed


$300.00 for Contractor, Consulting, Non-USA Transportation or Government Agency, Other • Free for all others

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