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Training Department

Floresville ISD Transportation
Training Department
Phone:  (830) 393-5335

Bus Driver Training includes:
  • Guiding the potential Bus Driver through the DPS written Commercial Driver License tests required to obtain their Class B CDL with School Bus and Passenger endorsements
  • Behind the wheel training in preparation for the DPS road test
  • Route training, which includes map reading techniques
  • Follow-up training of the new school bus driver
  • CDL training for FISD coaches and teachers
  • Post-hire training – subjects included are: Time & Attendance Procedures, Field Trips, Employee Handbook, Emergency Evacuations, Breakdown and Accident Training, Field Training (what to do in the event of flash flooding, locations of the FISD schools), Discipline Management Techniques, Understanding the Student Rider, First-Aid/CPR, Special Needs and Lift Bus Training, and CPI (crisis intervention)
  • Special “Riding the School Bus” training for students that are starting Kindergarten
  • Monitors and ensures that all FISD bus drivers and bus assistants are properly certified
  • All drivers will be subject to an annual practice driving skills test