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Category 4: Class B with P/S Endorsement, Medical Card and 20hr School Bus Certification Card

What all do I need to do to drive MISD school buses with students on board since I have all my credentials current?

Step One: Pass MISD Transportation level one performance qualification test. The test includes: Exiting out of the back door of the bus in 25 seconds, physically stepping through an opened emergency exit roof hatch and walking to a parked bus on the parking lot, and back on the second floor within three minutes.

Step Two: View all Transportation videos.

Step Three: Behind the wheel training with Transportation trainer - The training will take you five days (three hours each day)

What does the six days (three hours each day) training or behind the wheel training with the Transportation trainer consist of?

NOTE: These six days of training are to prepare for your driver's license.

Day One: Transportation Orientation and wheel chair Training- 6hrs This class is only for Transportation employees (Drivers/Attendants). It is not applicable to MISD coaches.

Day Two: Bus Basics Orientation

  • Policies- (Dress code, cell phone, field trip paperwork, fueling , driving on the parking lot (amber/four way flasher usages, speed limits, CNG, child alarm system, camera system and accident procedure)
  • Bus orientation-( belt and whistle, mirrors, emergency equipment, bus log book)
  • Pre/Post-trip inspection (air brakes, inside and outside inspection, mirrors adjustment and danger zones.)
  • Turning radius

Day Three: Bus Maneuver

  • Recap pre/post trip
  • Air brakes
  • Turning radius
  • Legal turns (left and right turns)
  • Tail swing
  • Parallel parking
  • Backing

Day Four: Railroad Crossing/Loading and Unloading

  • Recap pre/post trip, air brakes, turning radius, legal turns (left and right turns), tail Swing, parallel parking, backing
  • Railroad crossing
  • Loading and unloading
  • MISD performance test introduction

Day Five: MISD Transportation Level Two Performance Qualification Test

  • Recap pre/post trip, air brakes, turning radius, legal turns (left and right turns), tail swing, parallel parking, backing
  • Railroad crossing
  • Loading and unloading
  • MISD performance test

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