STS Highlights: November 2022
Thanksgiving is right around the corner which is always a marker for family gatherings and celebration. It’s also Flu season, and like it or not, COVID-19 is still a concern for many. I’ve included a lot of resources aimed at keeping yourself, your family, and your community safe and healthy.
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As always, we take pride in helping you meet your training requirements and goals.
NAPT Online Certification Courses
Advance your career with the only nationally recognized credential, created specifically for student transportation professionals.
- Demonstrate your commitment to the requirements of your profession.
- Prove your knowledge and professional competencies.
- Distinguish yourself among the profession’s elite workforce.
- Launch your student transportation career to the next level.
- Show potential employers and current stakeholders you’re dedicated to doing the best possible job in the student transportation field.
It’s Flu Season!
Flu vaccines have been updated for this season. The CDC’s recommendation is to get the vaccine as soon as possible. Flu viruses are constantly changing so it’s not unusual for new ones to appear. A lot of research goes into each year’s vaccine. You should not wait for activity to be rising or high in your community to get a flu shot. The best way to reduce the risk of flu and its potentially serious complications is by getting vaccinated each year.
Cleaning & Disinfecting a School Bus
One of the most effective strategies for slowing the spread of ANY illness is by implementing a consistent cleaning and disinfection protocol for your school bus fleet.
Top 10 Driving Pet Peeves
What stresses you out when you are driving? We did some research and found the common driving behaviors that really drive people bonkers. If you do ANY of these, you should alter your driving habits.
Doing What Matters in Times of Stress
This WHO guide aims to equip people with practical skills to help cope with stress.
COVID-19 is Still Here
A new booster is available that protects against both the original virus and the Omicron variant.
Career Ladder as an Employee Perk
Use our online courses for a trackable, reportable curriculum that enhances skills, improves job performance, and increases employee confidence with completion resulting in a raise in pay.
School bus transportation maintains such a high level of safety because of the continued training drivers receive. Consider an online option for that annual training requirement.