Learn to drive a school bus and earn a Class B Commercial Driver's License with a School Bus Endorsement. This course uses competency-based curriculum from the Professional Truck Driving Institute of America (PTDIA) and meets the U.S. Department of Transportation's (DOT) voluntary standards. Successful completion of this course includes 42 hours of classroom instruction, 20 hours of range driving, and 10 hours of road driving. This course prepares candidates to pass the State of Maine Class B/Bus Driver Licensing tests. To register, please contact the Adult Education Office and request an application package. All application requirements must be completed and full payment received prior to the first night of class.
Pre-requisites: Must be 21 or older to be eligible for school bus endorsement (2) Applicants must have a good driving record. The State will obtain student driving records. (2) Proof of good health. A physical exam form will be sent to you to be completed by your doctor and returned to the adult education office before the first night of class.