School bus drivers are entrusted with the lives and safety of students whose value cannot be measured. This course reviews the importance and specifics of the bus driver’s role, before and after driving processes and inspections, the basics of safe bus driving and guidance how to handle emergencies. Information on stopping distances, weather conditions, railroad crossing are just a few of the specific topics covered.
Full Course - 29 minutes
This version is designed for K12 bus drivers and administrators.
Patrick Fitzpatrick is a veteran of the Washington State Patrol where he served in many capacities including Police Pursuit Academy Instructor and Safety Education Officer and won acclaim for his innovative programs and public education courses. Patrick has more than a decade in school district risk management and is founder of Compass - A New Direction In Driving, a LLC that provides vehicle operator training systems to both the public and private sector throughout the United States and Canada.