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Request a quote   Safety: training




mom and daughter running for school busOcean State Transit’s extensive training program instructs new hires, as well as existing employees about key safety procedures and passenger care.

The programs to the right highlight a number of topics that we cover during the school year. Each and every driver must participate in a minimum of ten hours of instruction for proper company certification.

A member of management or a driver trainer evaluates each driver’s skill level once a year to ensure that he or she has a thorough understanding of our policies and safety procedures.

• The Smith System

• Danger Zones — Loading and Unloading

• EpiPen Awareness — Anaphylaxis Aid

• Railroad Crossing Procedures

• Student Management

• Emergency Evacuations

• Following Distance — Resolving The Debate

• Pre-Trip Inspection & Evaluation


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