Entry Level Driver Training Information

FMCSA-Entry-Level Driver Training (ELDT) Information for Ohio School Districts The Ohio Pre-Service program has a structured program in place that meets the requirements of ELDT which became effective February 7, 2022. ELDT requires a driver candidate seeking their CDL to complete theory training, and behind-the-wheel (BTW) public road and range training in order to obtain […]

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Driver Shortage Playbook from ODE

February 3rd, 2022 | The Ohio Department of Education, Pupil Transportation Office released the Driver Shortage Playbook today. Here’s more about it. Driver Shortage Playbook School transportation departments across the state are reporting difficulties in securing adequate numbers of licensed school bus drivers to cover routes. This nationwide issue is not exclusive to Ohio, but […]