Pupil Transportation

Safety Training

School Transportation Course Guidelines External Link ICON


The Office of Pupil Transportation at NYSED would like to thank two leaders in the Pupil Transportation field for drafting this article on the dangers of dragging incidents, where children are caught in school bus doors, and carried for a distance. This poses a great risk to the children you transport, and we urge all of those responsible for pupil transportation to engage in training to prevent further incidents. Please read this article for more informationPDF ICON  (312KB)

8 NYCRR 156.3  - Regulations of the Commissioner for School Bus Drivers, Monitors, Attendants & Pupils

School Bus Driver

School Bus Driver Instructor

SBDI Registration of Courses – Instructions & Mailing Address

  • Notice of Program Offering
  • Notice of Program Completion
  • Notice of Program Offering
  • Notice of Program Completion
  • Assigning Certificate Numbers  external link

Master Instructor Corps

Master Instructor Preparation Program

Monitor & Attendant

Occasional Drivers Physical Performance Test
  • Requirements of DMV, DOT, and SED
  • Memorandum
  • Regulation
  • Questions & Answers
  • Physical Performance Test Administration Guidelines
  • Physical Performance Test Forms
  • 19A Examiner Temporary Waiver - No longer being approved
  • Physical Performance Test Video 

Medical Examinations

Point Insurance Reduction Program – PIRP

Professional Development Seminar  
Last Updated: February 12, 2015