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Travel Training and Support - Gorge TransLink

Travel Training and Support

We’ll show you the ropes of public transportation to give you the freedom of mobility!

Participants in our Travel Training program receive access to information, public transportation training, and support centered on the safe and independent use of public transportation.

  • Public transit info: Information is sometimes all it takes to get someone traveling independently on transit. We are at the ready to provide support and knowledge over the phone
  • Group transit trips: Group trips are designed to help people feel comfortable with the transit system in a social, relaxed environment
  • One-on-one travel training: Personalized, hands-on experience using our regional transit system
  • Support for educators: We provide technical assistance and support, which may include fare for staff, for those providing transit training in the classroom. Email us to learn more.

Who provides the training?

The training is provided by qualified and experienced Travel Trainers. All of our trainers go through a strict screening process and receives extensive training before working with our customers.

How much does it cost?

All training and related support is provided at no charge to older adults and people with disabilities living in Hood River, Klickitat, Wasco or Skamania counties.

Where is the training?

Our travel trainers will provide training anywhere in Multnomah, Clackamas and Washington County at a time and location that is convenient for you.

Who is eligible to receive training?

If you are an older adult or person with a disability and live in Multnomah, Clackamas or Washington County, you can request training.

How do I get started?

Fill out our Travel Training Request form below or give us a call at 503.226.0700 and we will get you going.

Sign Up For Travel Training

    Type of Training Requested:

    Will You Be Traveling With A Mobility Device?

    Which Transit Bus Do You Wish To Ride?

    Do You Certify Your Trip Begins Within The Local Transit Area?

    About Sara Crook

    Sara Crook is a  qualified and experienced Travel Trainer.Sara Crook - Travel Trainer