The Schedules Department is offering training options that are: independent learning (video or written instructions) or by 1-on-1 virtual training (see details below).

All Operators are now authorized to bid online. Having 1-on-1 virtual training is optional, not required.

Training Options

a) Independent Learning - At your own pace by reviewing:

Online Bidding Video Tutorial


Step by Step Written Instructions

b) 1-on-1 Virtual Training
Virtual training is done by video conference. Operators interested in this training method, must schedule their training by:
  • Calling the Online Bidding Hotline at 510-858-4550; or
  • Emailing In the email include preferred training date and time.

The training requires the use of a computer or laptop. Click here to learn how to join online training via Teams.