DRIVE Training

DRIVE training is a program for drivers who regularly transport passengers with unique needs related to aging or disability. DRIVE training offered by COAAA fulfills the transportation quality assurance standards required for providers under the Older Americans Act Title III services in Ohio and Ohio’s PASSPORT Medicaid Waiver program. COAAA schedules DRIVE training and train-the-trainer sessions throughout the year.

Attention: All DRIVE programs are now In-Person only.

DRIVE Course Information

Transporting Older and Disabled Passengers

DRIVE Course Schedules and Registration






Other Courses Around Ohio:

There may be other courses offered in your area of the state. Please check with your Area Agency on Aging which serves your area of the state for course availability. Ohio AAA map


  • This is not a public list.  Most DRIVE Trainers are training staff from their own companies.  For a copy of this list, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 614-645-7300.
  • Some DRIVE trainers are able to train people using the DRIVE Curriculum outside their companies.  They generally charge a fee for time and materials.  The list of those individuals is here.
  • DRIVE Trainers Recordkeeping Requirements

State of Ohio Rules

Information on Transportation and Disabilities