School Training Solutions is in Daytona Beach for the Florida Association for Pupil Transportation Summer Symposium.
The STS Florida course, combined with a county’s behind-the-wheel training, exposes drivers to an ideal blended learning experience. The online course for bus drivers includes the full 20 hours of training mandated by the State of Florida’s Department of Education (DOE), broken down into 13 lessons plus an end-of-course test. Students enrolled in the program are able to complete their required 20 hours of training within the total flexibility afforded by the STS online system, while also getting the hands-on experience of the eight hours of behind-the-wheel training mandated by the Florida DOE.
The STS FL bus operator course includes the following online lessons:
|·||Operator Roles and Responsibilities (1 Hour)|
|·||Becoming Familiar with a School Bus (2 Hours)|
|·||School Bus Vehicle Inspections (1 Hour)|
|·||School Bus Vehicle Operation (2.5 Hour)|
|·||Traffic Control Devices (1 Hour)|
|·||School Bus Critical Situations (2 Hours)|
|·||Crash Procedures (1 Hour)|
|·||Loading and Unloading Students (1.5 Hours)|
|·||School Bus Passenger Management (2 Hours)|
|·||First Aid (1 Hour)|
|·||Students with Special Needs (2.5 Hour)|
|·||Field and Activity Trips (1 Hour)|
|·||Commercial Driver's License Pre-trip Inspection (1.5 Hour)|
|·||School Bus Operator Training End-of-Course Test (1 Hour)|
Stop by the booth or browse out web site to learn more.