bus driver training

New or Prospective Bus Drivers:

  • Interested bus drivers are required to participate in an 8-hour initial training course.

  • You must already be employed by a bus company or school district.

  • The district will register prospective drivers & submit payment of $10.00 to ROE #54.

Permit Renewal:

  • In accordance with Public Act 88-612, all school bus drivers are required to complete a 2- hour annual refresher safety course before their school bus driver permit can be renewed.

  • The registration fee is $10.00 per person.

  • Districts or bus companies will be mailed a diploma showing completion of the course.

Driver data will not be entered into the state system & diplomas will not be sent until the course is completed & payment is received by ROE #54.