High Plains Regional Education Cooperative has partnered with The Vertical School Partners to offer relevant, timely, and important safety training to New Mexico certified school bus drivers.

The interactive and engaging online trainings are developed to minimize incidents on the bus, reduce the potential for accidents, and increase safety for everyone, while meeting the New Mexico Public Education Department School Transportation Bureau’s requirements.

The online system documents and records participant training activities, generates transcripts, and downloads completion certificates. District administrative personnel are provided with the ability to monitor for progress and compliance and access to a variety of reports. The system is developed to support continuous improvement in the area of bus safety.

The online training modules are designed and approved by the New Mexico Public Education Department School Transportation Bureau for certified bus drivers only.

Features of the Online Training Modules Include:

  • Unlimited access to over 400 online videos and courses (over 200 modules)
  • Post-test for each training module
  • Resources/online library
  • Certificate of Completion for each module passed
  • Transcript of training activity for each driver
  • District summary reports