School Bus Driver Training 10 and 30 Hour Courses

 CO-SER 604.03 SCHOOL BUS MONITOR & ATTENDANT COURSE

 This 10-hour basic course meets the New York State Education Department Regulation 156.3 requirement that all attendants and monitors hired after July 1, 2003 take a 10-hour basic School Bus Monitor and Attendant course within their first year of employment. The instructor follows the New York State Education Department approved curriculum as issued by the Pupil Transportation Safety Institute. The 10-hour course is held once a year.

The 10 hour course is for school bus monitors and attendants. The dates are as follows at OAOC;
  • Friday, April 6
  • Saturday, April 7

CO-SER 604.01 — SCHOOL BUS DRIVER COURSE

 A basic 30-hour course consisting of fifteen units is conducted once annually by a state-certified instructor. This course meets the regulations of the New York State Education Department which requires that each school bus driver completes a course of instruction in school bus safety practice within the first year of employment. The New York State Education Department curriculum is followed and meets section 156.3 regulations. Participants are eligible for point and insurance reduction. Enrollees are awarded a Certificate of Completion by the State Education Department upon successful completion of all requirements. 

The dates are as follows at OAOC;
  • Friday, April 13
  • Saturday, April 14
  • Friday, April 20
  • Saturday, April 21
  • Friday, April 27
  • Saturday, April 28

Hard copies of the registration materials will be mailed to districts and posted below.

If you have questions regarding program, or if you are not sure if your district is currently a member of this CoSer, please contact Jarrin Hayen at 607-436-2533,
jarrin.hayen@oneonta.edu or Suzanne Swantak-Furman at suzanne.swantak-furman@oneonta.edu.