The St. Clair County RESA is a smoke-free campus.
RESA offers beginning driver training and Commercial Driver License (CDL) training to prospective bus drivers.
Contact: Lisa Meredith, ext. 4382.
Michigan Department of Education Transportation Training Cycles
Beginning school bus driver training
Persons interested in earning bus driver certification may complete the required 18 hours of instruction through RESA. Beginning driver training is held every 90 days. Classes are conducted from 7 a.m to 1 p.m. daily without a lunch break.
- August 23, 24, and 25
- October 17, 18 and 19
- December 13, 14, 15
- March 7, 8 and 9
- June 13, 14, and 15
Please note that this schedule complies with State of Michigan guidelines.
The following documents must be completed and returned before the start of class. Return forms by fax or mail to:
St. Clair County RESA
Attn: Lisa Meredith
PO Box 1500, Marysville, MI 48040
Fax: (810) 455-0105
Beginning school bus driver verification form
Beginning school bus driver registration form
Continuing education training
The RESA also offers ongoing training to bus drivers to maintain their certifications every two years. Drivers need six hours of training to retain certification. Classes are conducted from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
One-day classes (each class is 6 hours)
Michigan School Bus Driver Safety Education Program enrollment form
- March 14
- June 12
- June 19
- June 20
- June 21
- June 26
- June 27
- June 28
- June 29
RESA offers training for transportation supervisors every two years. There are no classes sscheduled at this time.
Supervisor Continuing Education Class Resources
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