Success is Learned

Whether you’re a new entrant motorcoach/bus operator with one bus or have been in the business for years, UMA is your home. Our goal is to help you be successful. UMA strives to keep our members ahead of the learning curve.To accomplish this, we have a number of education and training opportunities to take your business to the next level.

Education and Training Opportunities

Bus & Motorcoach Industry Foundation

The Bus & Motorcoach Industry Foundation is a new initiative to help operators to meet the challenges of building and developing current and future workforces. 

  • Professional Driver Recruitment & Development
  • Technician Recruitment & Education
  • Overall Industry Education through an exclusive partnership with LinkedIn Learning

Click here to learn more about the Foundation.

Events with Education and Training

Bus & Motorcoach Industry Sales Summit

Recession-proof your business with more sales. Learn how to be selling every day and with greater success!

Sales tactics and technologies seem to be changing by the minute! Learn the latest ways to sell more and keep your fleet booked year-round at the Bus & Motorcoach Industry Sales Summit powered by UMA. Join innovative sales leaders and expert presenters for an event offering real solutions for you and your sales team.

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UMA Safety Management Seminar

Now in our 13th year,UMA’s Safety Management Seminar features “how to ”applications of risk management to show you how to eliminate as much risk as possible. This is a must-attend event for anyone who manages safety and compliance for motorcoach fleet operations. Topics are focused on the industry's most pressing needs and provide take-away information that attendees can put into practice ASAP. The seminar also includes invaluable updates and forecasts from FMCSA, TSA, NHTSA and NTSB. Space is limited to 130 attendees—please register early!

Registration will open in late summer. 

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UMA Motorcoach EXPO

Build your business with valuable education sessions at UMA Motorcoach EXPO from our Operations, Marketing, Finance, Small Fleet Operator Tracks. Also offered is the Exhibitor Led Education and our highly valued peer-to-peer exchange at the UMA Maintenance Interchange. Our education sessions are specifically designed to help you boost your bottom line while learning the newest techniques and solutions to grow your business.

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