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ARKANSAS TRANSIT ASSOCIATION'S AUDIO-VISUAL LENDING LIBRARY

The following audio-visual materials are available to check out for two weeks at no charge.  For more information, contact Russ Parish, Safety & Training Direcor through our contact page or call 501.372.8900.  

All titles are in DVD format, unless otherwise stated.

ADA / PASSENGER ASSISTANCE

  • A.C.C.E.S.S. Matters -- Accessibility, Communication, Cooperation, Excellence, Sensitivity, and Service (Project ACTION)
  • Autism:  Special Planning for Special People
  • Bus Driver Awareness: Deaf Awareness, Dementia Awareness, Seizure Awareness
  • Doing it Right (Sure-Lok)
  • Empathy
  • Epilepsy:  Special Planning for Special People
  • Guidance for Conducting Physical Functional Assessment for ADA Paratransit Eligibility (Project ACTION)
  • Impact of Alzheimer's Disease, The
  • Nobody's Burning Wheelchairs
  • Public Use Wheelchair Lift Operation Video (Braun)
  • QRT Training Program for Wheelchair Securement (Q'Straint)
  • S-Series Lift Operational Video (Ricon)
  • Safely Transporting Passengers on Paratransit Vehicles (Access-AriZe) - NEW
  • Safety and Securement: Equipment Operation for Passengers with Disabilities (Project ACTION)
  • Safety Training and Rural Transit: START (RTAP) – NEW
  • Serving Passengers with Disabilities (Project ACTION)
  • Trading Places:  Assisting Passengers with Special Needs (RTAP)
  • Transporting the Alzheimer Passenger (Project ACTION)
  • Understanding the Capabilities and Needs of Special Passengers (RTAP)
  • Wheelchair Management

CUSTOMER SERVICE / MANAGEMENT / HUMAN RESOURCES

  • Actions Speak Louder than Words - Jan Hargrave
  • Boards that Perform: Roles and Responsibilities of Board Members (National RTAP)
  • Building Diversity Skills in the Transit Workplace – Instructor Package (NTI)
  • Building Quality Service (National RTAP)
  • Community Transportation: It's the Stuff of Life (CTAA)
  • Conflict Avoidance, The Art of Maintaining Control – A Guide for Transit Operators
  • Customer-Driven Service (National RTAP)
  • Customers, Conflict, and You – Transit Operator’s Guide to Problem-Solving (NTI)
  • Dealing with Irate Customers
  • Essential Skills for Trainers (RTAP)
  • Handling Angry Passengers
  • Harassment: Sex, Religion and Beyond - Employee and Manager Versions
  • Have a Nice Day! - Skills and Techniques for Maintaining a Safe Environment on Your Bus (NTI) (CD-ROM)
  • How to Deal with Difficult People, Volume 1 and 2
  • Medical Transportation Toolkit and Best Practices (CTAA)
  • Never A Dull Moment
  • Problem Passengers/Challenging Situations (RTAP)
  • Recruiting and Retention: Surviving in an Age of Driver Turnover (Keller)
  • Riding the Bus with My Sister (Hallmark Hall of Fame) - NEW
  • Roles and Responsibilities of Transit Managers – Leading the Rural Transit Agency (RTAP)
  • Senior Transportation Toolkit and Best Practices (CTAA)

DEFENSIVE & SAFE DRIVING

  • Backing Safely (Coaching Systems)
  • Coaching the Beginning Driver (Coaching Systems)
  • Coaching the Van Driver III (NSC/Coaching Systems)
  • Defensive Driving - A Crash Course (Coaching Systems)
  • Defensive Driving Course Self-Study Program, 2nd Edition (National Safety Council)
  • Defensive Driving: 15-Passenger Vans (Coaching Systems)
  • Driven to Distraction (Coastal Training)
  • Driven to Distraction II (Coastal Training)
  • Driven to Extremes – The Myths and Realities of Aggressive Driving (NSC)
  • Emotional Wreck (Coastal Training)
  • Hazard Perception, Driver Education Program  (NCI Transportation Services)
  • Low Visibility and Driving (Coaching Systems)
  • Motor Mania (Disney)
  • On the Raod: A Program for Teens & Their Parents (USAA Educational Foundation)
  • Parking Safely (Coaching Systems)
  • Pedestrian Awareness Training Program - Paratransit (TAPTCO) - NEW
  • Pedestrian Awareness Training Program - Transit (TAPTCO) - NEW
  • Reduce Your Risk: Violence on the Road (Coaching Systems)
  • Refresher: A Coaching Series (NSC/Coaching Systems) - NEW
  • Road Rage:  How to Protect Yourself (NSC)
  • “Rollover”  09/04/02  (60 Minutes II)
  • Safe Driving (Real Real Life Video Series, Coastal Training)
  • Safe Winter Driving Considerations (Coaching Systems)
  • Safety Training and Rural Transit: START (RTAP)
  • School Bus Driver In-Service Safety Video (NHTSA)
  • Smart Driving +: An Accident Prevention Training Program for Bus Drivers (NTI) (CD-ROM)
  • Squeeze Play – Reducing Right-Hand Turn Accidents  (NCI Transportation Services)
  • Take Control… (Coaching Systems)
  • Transporting Passengers with Special Needs: A Coaching Program, 1993 edition (NSC)
  • Transporting Pre-Schoolers: Get a Head Start on Safety (Coaching Systems) (DVD)

DRUG & ALCOHOL EDUCATION

  • America in Jeopardy: Drugs at Work
  • DOT - FTA Drug and Alcohol Employee Training
  • DOT’s 10 Steps to Collection Site Security and Integrity
  • Drugs at Work
  • FirstLab Supervisor Drug and Alcohol Training
  • FTA Drug and Alcohol Compliance Program Information CD
  • Ice Age: Fighting the War on Meth
  • It'll Never Happen to Me:  Drinking and Driving Awareness
  • NHTSA Impaired Driving Information Resources
  • REACT: Reasonable Suspicion D&A Testing Decision Training for FTA Supervisors (CUTR)
  • Reasonable Suspicion Training for Supervisors (FTA)
  • Recognizing D&A Abuse for Employees (Coastal)
  • What Everyone Should Know about Alcohol
  • Substance Abuse Awareness in Rural Transit (RTAP)

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS / EVACUATION

  • Accident Management for the Professional Driver  (NCI Transportation Services)
  • Bus Emergency Procedures: Fire, Illness and Hold-Up
  • Bus Evacuations for Special Ed (Coastal Training)
  • Emergency Procedures for Rural Transit Drivers 1990 and 2010 editions (Naitonal RTAP)
  • Evacuating Elderly and Disabled Passengers from Public Transportation Vehicle Emergencies
  • Evacuating the School Bus (Coaching Systems)
  • Evacuation Procedures for Special Transportation Vehicles
  • Paratransit Driver Emergency Evacuation Procedures

RISK MANAGEMENT / SECURITY / PUBLIC SAFETY

  • 10 Golden Rules of Preventive Maintenance (National RTAP)
  • All Hazards Awareness and Preparedness for Transit Employees - PowerPoint Presentation (NTI) - NEW
  • American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR 2006 Editioin
  • American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid 2006 Edition
  • Bloodborne Pathogens Training for Publice Transportation & Other Workplaces (Access-AriZe) - NEW
  • Dr. Driver and Mr. Kidd - Driver Attitude Training
  • Epi-Pen Instructional Video (Dey)
  • Fatigue Awareness Toolkit
  • First Aid, CPR and AED, Sixth Edition (ECS Institute)
  • Infectious Disease Awareness and Prevention – Instructor Package (NTI)
  • Preventing Disease Transmission (American Red Cross)
  • Risk Management for Rural Transit Systems (RTAP)
  • Stressed Out: Stress Managment for Transit Drivers
  • System Security Awareness for Transit Employees (NTI)
  • The Mark (NTI)
  • Threat and Vulnerability Toolkit (National RTAP)
  • Toolbox for Transit Operator Fatigue: Putitng the (TCRP) Report into Action - PowerPoints and Video Clips (NTI) - NEW
  • Transit Agency Security and Emergency Management Protective Measures (FTA)
  • Violence Prevention
  • Warning Signs – System Security Awareness for Transit Employees (NTI)

SEATBELTS / CAR SEATS

  • Are We There Yet?  Traveling Safely with Children (Safe Kids)
  • Children in Crashes (NHTSA)
  • A Crash Course in Child Passenger Safety (Children's Hospital of Philadelphia) - NEW
  • Crash Dynamics for Training Programs (NHTSA)
  • Don’t Risk Your Child’s Life, Version VII – Automotive Safety for Children in the 21st Century
  • Ride of Your Life (Seatbelt Safety)
  • Simple Steps to Child Passenger Safety, 2009 and 2011 Editions

PRINTED MATERIAL

  • Check out the Transportation Safety Board website.
  • www.trb.org  
  • Click on the "Publications" link.