Transportation Services


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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.


PDF DocumentMichigan 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.


Three-day classes:

  • March 18, 19 and 20, 2014

  • May 6, 7 and 8, 2014

  • Aug. 26, 27 and 28, 2014

  • Oct. 14, 15 and 16, 2014

  • Dec. 8, 9 and 10, 2014


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 


PDF DocumentBeginning school bus driver verification form

PDF DocumentBeginning 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 class (each class is 6 hours):

  • June 24, 2014 – This class certifies drivers until 2017

PDF DocumentMichigan School Bus Driver Safety Education Program enrollment form


Supervisor training

RESA offers training for transportation supervisors.Classes are conducted from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and includes a 1/2 hour lunch break. Registration begins at 8 a.m. 


One-day class (each class is 6 hours):

  • March 14, 2014

There is no fee attend, but registration is required. To preregister, call Lisa Meredith at (810) 455-4382 or send her an email.


Supervisor Continuing Education Class Resources

Click here for class resources