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Comprehensive ADA Paratransit Eligibility


The course begins with a review of ADA paratransit criteria and then reviews ADA paratransit eligibility requirements. The two-day session presents more detailed information about alternative eligibility determination processes, with a focus on in-person interview and assessment options. It also addresses "difficult" determination issues and presents options for trip-by-trip eligibility determinations.


  • Overview of ADA Paratransit Eligibility
  • Eligibility Considerations
  • Alternative Eligibility Determination Process and Materials
  • Model In-Person Interview/Assessment Process Developed by Easter Seals Project ACTION
  • Making Eligibility Determinations
  • Travel Training and Paratransit-To Fixed-Route Feeder Service Considerations
  • Interview Techniques
  • Implementing Trip-by-Trip Eligibility
  • Appeals of Eligibility Determinations: Essential Elements and Alternative Processes



The comprehensive course is intended for people who are interested in learning about several in-person interview/assessment tools and approaches to apply them in their systems.

2.0 Day(s)

  • $300.00 for Contractor, Consulting, Non-USA Transportation or Government Agency, Other.
  • Free for all others.
CEU's: 1.40


Please contact the course manager for course information.