Welcome to the Southern California Regional Transit Training Consortium (SCRTTC) website. The SCRTTC is a leading provider of training for the public transit industry.
Our focus is to provide a training resource network comprised of Community Colleges, Universities, Transit Agencies, Public and Private Organizations focused on the development and delivery of training and employment of the transit industry workforce that is proficient at the highest standards, practices, and procedures for the industry.
You will find many resources on this website including a course schedule, a list of our transit and academic members, The Communicator (the SCRTTC’s official newsletter) and more. Enjoy the site and please contact us if you have any questions regarding transit training.
Mission Statement: Advance the skills of our transit workforce...preparing for the future.
"Making a difference and improving lives."
Jim Ditch was a founding father of the SCRTTC. His passion for training and education was unprecedented. This Education Fund was established in honor of Jim and will provide much needed support to students who wish to pursue and/or advance their career in public transportation.
Hear the compelling stories of the 2014 James A. Ditch Scholarship winners in this new SCRTTC video
To download the Ditch 2016 Scholarship Application, please click here: DITCH 2016 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
For tax-deductible donations direct to the scholarship fund, please make checks payable to:
SCRTTC c/o James A. Ditch Education Fund
Mail donations to:
SCRTTCPO Box 731Long Beach, CA 90801
For more information, please call (360) 945-2150
Thank you for supporting the James A Ditch Education Fund
One of the most worth-while trainings I have done, and I have attended a lot of them through the course of my life! The info I received will be most valuable as RFTA moves forward with CNG technology.
LEADERSHIP SERIES & MANAGEMENT TRAINING, Best SCRTTC class I have attended! I've learned a lot from this class.
I walked out of the DVOM-I course feeling confident and ready to learn more. This was an amazing experience!
It's true...you don't know everything! The leadership/management class was life-changing and gives me the foundation to grow and advance. Thank you, SCRTTC!
HYBRID-HY2, Always learn a lot.
HYBRID-HY2, Instructor very knowledgeable. Great networking! I learned a lot and enjoyed all of it!
BRAKES-I, Excellent instructor and hands-on material. I will be back for Brakes-II. Thank you.
ELECTRICAL-IV FOR TRANSIT, Gained knowledge and trouble shooting [skills] on Cummins Engines. Hands-on was good.
ELECTRICAL-I, Excellent material. A must have class.
ELECTRICAL-1, I felt very comfortable with the training material. The Instructor is very knowledgeable and courteous. I look forward to further training!
ELECTRICAL-1, Transit agencies should make this a mandatory class for beginning technicians.
ELECTRICAL-II, Class was great! Thanks!
ELECTRICAL-II, Marty (the instructor) is very knowledgeable! Thank You!
Great class-good information.
Schedule more classes.
Cummins 8.9 ISL-G Level-II, Great hands on and presentation too. Job well done! Thanks!
Cummins 8.9 ISL-G Level-II, Great class!
ELECTRICAL-V, Excellent & good wrap-up.
HVAC-II for Transit, My first day back at work I was assigned a coach with an A/C problem. Because of what I learned, I was able to perform my job with no problem, and fix the A/C problem!
HVAC-II for Transit, THE BEST!
HY (Hybrid) PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE, Jose Ramirez (Instructor) taught us HY PM and safety procedures on working with high voltage PM service on maintenance. I am interested in more hybrid training.
AQMD -Cummins 8.9 ISL-G Level II Train-the-Trainer, Good presentations, received great information.
AQMD -Cummins 8.9 ISL-G Level II Train-the-Trainer, Another great job!!
AQMD -Cummins 8.9 ISL-G Level II Train-the-Trainer, Very well done. Instructors are very knowledgeable on the subject matter. Enjoyed the class. Keep it up
AQMD -Cummins 8.9 ISL-G Insite Train-the-Trainer, Very well done and thought out class.
AQMD -Cummins 8.9 ISL-G Insite Train-the-Trainer, This class is having a positive impact, I see mechanics using what they learned in the class and sharing the information with each other.
AQMD -Cummins 8.9 ISL-G Insite Train-the-Trainer, Excellent information. Can use the material when I return to the school/shop.
OSHA - Class was great learned about how important safety in the work area is and how to look out for potential hazards.
The course locations for all SCRTTC courses are ADA accessible and reachable via public transportation. Please notify the SCRTTC immediately if there is any special requests or problems.