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School Bus Endorsement

Requirements for school bus endorsement:

An applicant for a school bus endorsement must satisfy the following requirements:

  • Pass the general knowledge tests for obtaining a CDL License, plus the knowledge tests for both "Passenger" vehicle endorsement and "School Bus" endorsement.
  • Must take a driving skills test in a school bus of the same vehicle group, as the school bus applicant will drive.
  • Applicants who intend to drive a school bus for a public school system, may present the signed and notarized Form DDS-1233 to waive the $35 application fee. Road test fees ($50), license fees ($20), and endorsement fees ($5 each) must be paid by the applicant.
Last Updated On: 12/13/2012