School Bus Class B-P – Get Your CDL Bus License with Training and Assured Job Placement
Are you tired of you old job and wants to change your profession to your first love and this first love happens to be driving commercial vehicles such as buses. Access2Drive School Bus Driving School is at your finger tips to help you get trained as well as assist you with job placements. And talking about training, you must obtain and be in a possession of a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with a Passenger endorsements. Lets discuss further!
The profession , Bus Driver, seems easy or something that uneducated persons do because they have nothing else going, don’t be mistaken because as a Bus Driver you must possess a high level of responsibility and alertness. The profession as define – A Bus driver operates a motor vehicle, defined as a ‘Bus’ in the New York State Vehicle and Traffic Law, to transport passengers from point A to point B. In other words to destinations planned in advance.
To be eligible to drive a Bus you must pass a qualifying physical examination, and also a vision exam that is, you must be able to see at least 20/40 in each eye. As a Bus driver you must be able to demonstrate good eye-hand-foot coordination, and good spatial (three-dimensional) perception to enable good judgment of distance for safe and precise passing, braking and parking. Interpersonal skills is a must and Bus drivers must be able to interact well with both adults and children, their passengers. At Access2Drive Driving School, our trained staff will assist you to develop all the techniques and necessary skills so that you can be proficient on handling a commercial bus.
In the State of New York, in order for you to become a Bus driver you must possess a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), with a Passenger (P) endorsement (certain school bus drivers also need a School Bus (S) endorsement). In other words, which ever bus carrier that employs a bus driver, they must first file an application for qualification on behalf of the prospective bus driver with the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles. As a school bus driver applicant take note that you may also be required to be fingerprinted and pay a processing fee, so that a criminal background check may be performed on your character.
At Access2drive Our Class B-P CDL Bus Training course is offered year-round on a first-come, first-served basis. This training is designed to prepare Access2Drive graduates to become professional entry-level commercial Bus (Class B-P) drivers. If you are interested in becoming a professional bus driver you are to be guided by DMV’s requirements;
• You must be the holder of a valid New York State Drivers License and be 18 years of age or over (age 21 if the vehicle is a commercial motor vehicle, a commercial driver’s license (CDL) is necessary
• You must have an acceptable driving record
• You possess good moral character
• You must pass a review of a criminal record
• Must be subject to medical review and meet the physical requirements outlined on the medical examination form as required .
As a trained bus driver you will be able to drive in the following areas;
Local transit – As a local transit bus driver you will be guided by a daily planned schedule while transporting people on regular routes along city or suburban streets.
Intercity bus – As a bus driver you will transport passengers between cities or towns.
Charter bus drivers – This type of buses are sometimes coach drivers and bus drivers are to transport passengers on chartered trips or sightseeing tours. These routes are generally arranged by a tour organizer .
School bus drivers – These bus drivers transport students to and from school and other activities.
There you have it, and we at Access2drive Driving School will assist with your goals so that you are able to drive in one of these field of commercial bus driving. We will provide and assist you with the instructor and vehicle for your road test so that you can become a successful driver.
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We Teach you how to drive.
• Car Lessons
• CDL Bus Class B-P Training (School Bus Lessons)
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• Defensive Driving Course (6 hour class)
• 5 hour Pre-license class
We have packages to fit your needs
• 4,6,11,16 lesson packages
Our packages include:
• 5 Hour class
• Car for road test
• Date for your test
• Lessons are 45 minutes each
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