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NYAPT SPONSORED UPCOMING EVENTS FOR OUR MEMBERS

    • 13 Mar 2024
    • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Albany Marriott, 189 Wolf Road, Albany, New York 12205
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    NYAPT LOBBY DAY

    MARCH 13, 2024

    NYAPT will hold our Association Lobby Day on March 13, 2024 in Albany, New York.  All members are invited to participate.  We will gather on Tuesday, March 12th at 6:00 PM at the Albany Marriott,  189 Wolf Road, Colonie to get organized to travel to Albany on Wednesday to meeting with Legislators and/or staff.

    This is an excellent opportunity for members to meet with decision makers to support the school transportation industry.

    We ask that all members who plan to attend this event to register so we can plan accordingly.  If you need a hotel room for March 12th, please click on the link below. 

    More to come as we get closer to March.

    Hotel Registration Link:  

    ROOM RESERVATION LINK for NYAPT Lobby Day & Board Meeting

    Reserve your room by  Wednesday, February 28th 

    Rate: $114.00 per person per night

    Thank you for your participation in your Association!
    • 14 Mar 2024
    • 8:30 AM
    • 16 Mar 2024
    • 12:00 PM
    • MARRIOTT at 189 Wolf Road in Albany
    • 56
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    Meeting of the NYAPT

    Board of Directors and Committee Meetings

    NYAPT BOARD MEETING
    Saturday,  March 16 - 8:30 - 12:00 Noon


    NYAPT Committee Meetings

    Friday, March 15, 2024


    All meetings will be held in person at the Albany Marriott Hotel.  A Zoom option will be available for those unable to attend.  Please indicate if you are attending in-person so accurate counts can be provided to the hotel and adequate meeting room accommodations are provided. 

    HOTEL
    All room accommodations will be at the ALBANY MARRIOTT at 189 Wolf Road in Albany.  Click on the "Room Reservation Link" below to reserve a room: 
    ROOM RESERVATION LINK FOR NYAPT Board Meeting & Lobby Day

    Reserve your room by  Wednesday, February 28th 

    or 

    Call the Marriott Reservations Desk at 1-800-443-8952 and provide them our reservation info: “NYAPT Board Meeting March 2024”

    Rate: $114.00 per person per night

    Thank you for your participation in your Association!
    • 12 Jul 2024
    • 8:00 AM
    • 20 Jul 2024
    • 4:00 PM
    • First Student, 295 Duffy Ave., Hicksville, NY 11801
    • 11
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    SED School Bus Driver Instructor Course  (SBDI)

    This course is offered for transportation professionals who wish to enhance their career by becoming a New York State Education Department (NYSED) certified School Bus Driver Instructor (SBDI).  This course is instructed by NYSED Master Instructors. Successful completion of this course allows the candidate to become an SBDI, upon approval by SED.

    Prerequisites for the Course are as follows:

    ·        Candidates must be employed by a school district, BOCES, non-public school or private contractor providing services to a public school, non-public school or BOCES

    ·        Candidates must have a High School diploma or equivalent

    ·        Candidates must have completed the Basic Course of Instruction for school bus drivers

    ·        Candidates must have completed the Advanced Course of instruction for school bus drivers OR a DMV approved point/insurance reduction program


      Class Location:  First Student, 295 Duffy Ave., Hicksville NY 11801

      Dates:  July 12, 13, 14,19, 20, 2024

      Class Times:  8:00 - 4:00

      Cost:  $895.00

      Class size is limited to 12 students


      Master Instructors:  Nicole Dolce & Lori-Ann Savino

      Lori-Ann Savino - Transportation Director for the Jericho UFSD
      Lori-Ann Savino started in the pupil transportation industry in 1992 as a bus driver. She obtained her 19-A certification in 2005, her SBDI certification in 2006 and her MI certification in 2016. She has held every civil service title in the school bus transportation industry. Lori-Ann has conducted workshops at local and state conferences. She served as NYAPT’s President from 2016-2018. She was recognized in School Bus Fleet Magazine as one of the U.S. Top Ten Phenomenal Women in School Transportation, November 2017.

      Nicole Dolce - Supervisor of Transportation for the Herrick School District.
      Nicole Dolce started in the Pupil Transportation industry in 2007 as a school bus attendant.  Nicole became an SDBI in 2010 and a 19A examiner in 2011.  Nicole is from the Master Instructor class of 2018 and worked on the Driver's Basic Course rewrite.  Nicole has previously participated in and placed in National and NYS Special Needs Road-eos.  Nicole currently serves as a member of the SBDI/MI Advisory Committee.

      NOTE:  This course and attainment of SBDI credentials counts towards the NYAPT Certification Program.

      NYAPT CANCELLATION POLICY:  https://www.nyapt.org/sys/website/?pageId=1785882



    CONTACT US:

    NYAPT

    1764 Route 9 - P.O. Box 356
    Clifton Park, NY 12065

    518-463-4937


         Executive Director: David Christopher

         Lobbyist:  Andre Claridge, PC Public Affairs

         Membership/Events: Joyce Mitchell

    NYAPT IS A 501 (C) 6 NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION. 


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