Unique Experiences

As of 11/23/21. Subject to change.

Wheelchair Securement Training

Limited Seating Available

The wheelchair securement training will be available to all full conference registrants at no additional cost. This special training has limited capacity, so sign up early.

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NHTSA Child Passenger Safety Restraint Training

Maximum of 50 participants | Separate registration and fees required.

This eight-hour training seminar is approved by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and teaches the proper securement of pre-school aged children in appropriate child safety restraint systems (CSRS) on school bus seats. It provides the basic rules of proper CSRS usage and illustrates the most common mistakes made when installing CSRS in school buses. Continuing education units (5.5 CEUs) are approved by Safe Kids Worldwide for all registered attendees who complete the course work.

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Hands-on School Bus Evacuations for Students with Special Needs & Preschoolers

Saturday, 6/19
Maximum of 30 participants | Separate registration and fees required.

Instructors: Denny Coughlin, Launi Harden, Aaron Harris & Russell Newbold

Obtain a better understanding of evacuation best practices and know how to properly and quickly get students of all ages off the bus before they even board. This all-day training will take place at Frisco ISD. Transportation will be provided. It will combine classroom instruction with hands-on practice on real buses. Learn the importance of knowing student information and their individual capabilities, training students and staff, the role of dispatchers, creating seating charts, and developing an evacuation. The hands-on training includes a blanket drag, belt cutting, wheelchairs, and timed evacuation in a bus filled with theater smoke to simulate a fire.