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Bus Driver Application

Upcoming Classes for Applicants

Commercial Driver's License Preparation Class

October 3-5, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

School Bus Driver's Training Class

October 16-20, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Once you apply, your application is reviewed. IF SELECTED, we will notify you by mail.  When you receive your notification, please do the following:

 

PRIOR to attending training:

  1. You must have a Commercial Driver License B-Permit Endorsement before you attend the bus driver training class.  Our Transportation Department will host a study class to prepare applicants to take the CDL tests.  (Please see the Transportation Calendar for dates and times.)  This study class is held at our offices at 219 Simons Road.
  2. Obtain a Motor Vehicle Record (7 years) from the Department of Driver Services located on Highway 301 North.  Bring both the MVR-7 and a copy of your drivers license when you report to the study class.  Note: If you have more than five points on your driving record, you will not be allowed to take the class.
  3. Call our Transportation Department (912-212-8645) prior to the study class to inform Elizabeth Byrd that you will be attending.  No walk-ins.
  4. Sit for the three-day CDL study class.
  5. Take the CDL tests at the Department of Driver Services. You must take a social security card, birth certificate or marriage license.  The cost for taking these tests is approximately $50, plus $10 for each retest required.

Once the CDL has been obtained:

  1. Report to our Bus Driver Training Class (please see the Transportation Calendar for dates and times).
  2. Pass the 24-hour training program (12 hours of classroom instruction, 6 hours of driving on a school bus without children, 6 hours of driving on a school bus with children).
  3. Pass the third-party test.
  4. Take documentation to the Department of Driver Services to obtain a permanent Commercial Drivers License with all needed endorsements.

Transportation Department

Bulloch County Schools

Bus Garage
219 Simons Road
Statesboro, GA  30458
912-212-8640

Paul Webb, Chief Operations Officer

ptwebb@bullochschools.org

912.212.8640

Margaret Hill

Administrative Assistant

mbhill@bullochschools.org

912.212.8640

Janet Tanner

Transportation Supervisor

jtanner@bullochschools.org

912.212.8640

Gil Riggs

Transportation Assistant

griggs@bullochschools.org

912.212.8640