While the mechanical equipment is important, there's nothing more important than the person driving the school bus. The safety of every student depends on the judgment and skill of the school bus driver. With this is mind, the driver must accept the responsibility for the lives of many young people.
To be a good bus driver, one must be an informed employee. Below we have provided some links to helpful resources for both the bus drivers and the administrators.
ND Safety Council provides a host of great Bus Driver training sessions. Click on the link below to learn more.
FMCSA has changes coming in 2020 that will effect all Bus Driver's, but especially new Driver's. Review these 2 links to see the changes:
2 New FMCSA Changes
New FMCSA Entry Level Driver Training