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UITP Academy: Public Transport Fundamentals for North America

  • July 10, 2023July 12, 2023
  • 9:00 am–5:00 pm

This course will provide participants with fundamental knowledge on public transport and sustainable urban mobility, and increase awareness on the indispensability of public transport and sustainable mobility solutions in cities. Attendees will benefit from a unique exchange of knowledge and experience between professionals, tapping UITP’s international expertise.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Present and discuss basic definitions related to the organization and management of public transport and illustrate them with examples
  2. Provide a conducive platform for networking opportunities and interaction amongst participants
  3. Participate in interactive plenary sessions with introductions by course leaders, presentations by trainers and open discussions with participants
  4. Challenge your practical knowledge on public transport
  5. Address the topic from an international perspective, enriched by different cultural approaches and points of views

Intended Audience:

  • Junior and senior professionals entering the field of public transport (less than 2 year- experience in public transport)
  • Applicants must have a good command of English to appreciate the program

Course Information:

Date & Time

July 10, 2023 @ 9:00 am
July 12, 2023 @ 5:00 pm
Rail and TransitRegional Training CenterWorkforce Development
Additional Information


  • Alok Jain, CEO & Managing Director,Trans-Consult Ltd
  • Marta Serrano, CEO, EMT Valencia
  • M. Emre Kiran, Head of UITP Academy
  • Jaspal Singh, Head of North America Office, UITP


  • Early bird rate (until 05 June)         $1250 USD
  • Standard rate (from 06 June)        $1500 USD
  • Group rate (4 or more)                      $1000 USD


Register Now Deadline: July 7, 2023

Sponsors / Partners

          This course is offered as part of the UITP North American Regional Training Center, a partnership between:

  • The International Association of Public Transport (UITP)
  • Rutgers CAIT

Withdrawal Policy: If you find yourself unable to attend a class for any reason, please submit a withdrawal request by emailing caitregistrar@soe.rutgers.edu. To be eligible for a refund for fee-based classes, you must email a withdrawal request at least 72 hours before class begins. If no withdrawal request is made, the nonrefundable and nontransferable program fee will be charged to your account.

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