Beginning next Monday, November 4, bus driver certification classes will be held for over a week by the Calcasieu Parish School Board Transportation Department. The district has immediate openings for bus drivers and is seeking people interested in becoming certified.
Calcasieu Parish School Board will host a pre-service training and behind-the-wheel training for substitute school bus drivers at the Calcasieu Parish School Board Department of Transportation Office located at 3310 E. Broad Street on the dates and times shown below. Completing this course is required by the Louisiana Department of Education and Calcasieu Parish School Board policy for all persons who want to become a certified Louisiana substitute school bus driver. Anyone interested in applying for a position as a substitute school bus driver for the Calcasieu Parish School System must complete this training.
Online Applications can be accessed via the Calcasieu Parish School Board Website at External Applicants then click on the application portal link at the bottom of the website page. You will be notified by Personnel how to proceed.
Please remember that classroom training will be held in the upstairs classroom at the Transportation Office at 3310 E. Broad Street. Saturday will be an all-day hands-on training on how to pre-trip the school bus so getting dirty is a possibility. Please dress comfortably especially for Saturday.
Below is a list of the Fall 2019 BUS DRIVING CLASSES dates and times.