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CDL Exam Prep - Train the Trainer
Certified School Bus Driver Trainer Certification Course
Certified School Bus Driver Trainer Re-Certification Workshop
"B-C" 3rd Party Examiner's Course for School Bus Only


CDL Exam Prep - Train the Trainer
Are you responsible for training and preparing your drivers for the CDL battery of driving tests? This 8-Hour informational course is designed for school bus driver trainers, school bus administrators, supervisors of school bus drivers or others responsible for training and/or preparing school bus drivers to successfully pass the CDL practical exams. Designed to provide the trainer/administrator with the same information and tools used by CDL Examiners which can be used to prepare school bus driver trainees. Topics include the vehicle inspection, basic skills and road tests, conducted in both classroom and hands-on training sessions. Taught by state certified CDL Examiner Trainers. Held in Warrensburg, MO at the Missouri Safety Center. Held the day following the School Bus Driver Trainer Certification course in Warrensburg so plan to stay an extra day and benefit from this course. Enrollment for this course goes directly through the Missouri Safety Center, not the School Bus Contractors Assn.
Tuition is $125 (does not include any travel or meal expenses).

For more information please contact Jim Delap (jdelap@ucmo.edu) 660-543-4081 or 800-801-3588.

(Held the day after our School Bus Driver Trainer Course)

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School Bus Driver Trainer Courses


Course Dates: TBA

 

Certified School Bus Driver Trainer Certification Course
Designed for public school district and bus contractor personnel who wish to become certified school bus driver trainers. Applicants must possess a valid commercial driver's license with passenger and school bus endorsements and a school bus permit. Those attending will receive both classroom and practical instruction. A written exam, with a minimum 80% accuracy, is required along with a short presentation by each participant. Held 8.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m. each day at Missouri Safety Center, 1200 South Holden, Warrensburg, Missouri 64093.

Consider staying an extra day and learn how to prepare your drivers for the CDL battery of tests, in our CDL Exam Prep. Train the Trainer course (scroll up for additional information and enrollment).

Registration: Open the Registration form PDF above, complete and return to the MSBCA to enroll.

For more information please contact Jim Delap (jdelap@ucmo.edu) 660-543-4081 or 800-801-3588.

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Certified School Bus Driver Trainer Re-Certification Workshop

This course will provide information that can be used to update or enhance training programs for school bus operators. Participants will be approved to sign DOR Form 4140 for three years by the Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education.

Registration: Open the Registration form PDF above, complete and return to the MSBCA to enroll.

For more information please contact Jim Delap (jdelap@ucmo.edu) 660-543-4081 or 800-801-3588.

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CDL 3rd Party Examiner Training Course

"B-C" 3rd Party Examiner's Course for School Bus
For "DOR Approved" 3rd Party examination sites only; this course is for select individuals who wish to become a CDL Examiner who are already employed by a school district or school bus company that is approved as a DOR 3rd Party examination site. This 64-Hour program is held on a Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM schedule. The course includes written and practical exams that require an 80% passing rate, evening homework assignments, outdoor activities, and physical requirements. Held at Missouri Safety Center, 1200 South Holden, Warrensburg, Missouri 64093. Tuition is $1,200.

For more information please contact Jim Delap (jdelap@ucmo.edu) 660-543-4081 or 800-801-3588.

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Pupil Transportation On-line Resources

CARE - Advanced Pedestrian Detection System (doppler radar technology) for school buses)
DESE School Transportation Administrator's Handbook - 2006
DESE Administrative Rules on Pupil Transportation
LED warning lights for school buses
Missouri Association for Pupil Transportation
Missouri Commercial Driver License Manual - DOR
Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Missouri Department of Revenue - School Bus Endorsement/Permit
Missouri State Highway Patrol
Operation Lifesaver
School Bus Watch

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