"Secondary Contact Address Nina Babiarz: 7918 N. El Cajon Blvd. La Mesa, CA 91941
The SCRTTC is a coalition of over 27 transit operators, community colleges and other educational institutions in Southern California, joined together to develop industry driven, competency based curriculum that meets present and future technological needs of public transit systems. The SCRTTC has been designated as a 501 (c) (3) organization, as well as a California Non-Profit Corporation. The purpose of the SCRTTC is to provide a training resource network comprised of public and private organizations focused on the development and employment of the transit industry’s workforce that is proficient in the standards, practices, and procedures for incumbent and new workers. "
Funding Sources: Federal Transit Administration (FTA-primary funding sources) under the 2005 Safe, Accountable, Flexible, and Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU), the SCRTTC was awarded $1.5 million in Research and Technology funds, thanks in large part to the support and leadership of Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA). These funds were awarded to the SCRTTC over a four-year period to enhance and standardize transit training in the region. Initial formation funding from member dues plus college members supplemental state grants via the California Community College System, Economic Workforce Development Initiative.
Principal Contact: Dave Stumpo, [email protected] OR [email protected], Dave: 360-945-2150 Nina 619-667-6636