School Bus Safety

National Training Information—CPS Restraint Systems on School Buses

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This NHTSA curriculum provides classroom and hands-on training on installing and using child safety restraint systems on large and small school buses. CEUs for CPSTs may be available—inquire with class organizer.

The course can be taught by a CPST or CPST-instructor who has completed the course as a student. (The instructor team for any course offering should include at least one person with experience working in the school bus industry.)

Information on this course can be found at  There you can find:

  • Participant manual PDF
  • Course appendix
  • List of upcoming courses
  • Instructions for ordering course manuals

Safe Ride News is happy to help you learn more about this NHTSA course.  Please contact us with any questions.