Lamar Bus Driver Requirements
Steps for New Hires
🔵New Driver purchases their CDL packet from the DMV (must have driver's license and birth certificate or passport)
🔵The New Driver makes an appointment and takes the written test for CDL. (If they pass, permit will be issued)
🔵New Driver begins ELDT – Theory & BTW-Range & Public Road Training.
🔵After New Driver completes the Theory ELDT courses and passes exam with an 80% or better. Enter into FMCSA system within 48 business hours of Completion
🔵 Driver Completes Behind the Wheel Training-Public & Range, you must enter the driver’s certificate of complete into the FMCSA within 48 hours.---Documents for all ELDT training info needs to be kept for 3 years.
🔵Appointment for skills test is scheduled. Transport New Driver along with a bus provided by the district. Passes test and earns his/her CDL with P & S endorsements. (They must bring their test sheets provided to them with the permit scores on them and Birth Certificate and/or passport—Whatever they brought in when they took written test.) Driver can not schedule test until all their ELDT information is entered into the system.
Call Shane Gordon (885-3907) to get information on driving as a sub for the Lamar School District.