The Regional Office of Education is responsible for conducting the Initial Permit Training that is required for all new school bus drivers prior to getting a bus permit, and the Annual Refresher Course is required in the 12 month (364 days) period prior to renewing their school bus permit.
School Bus Permit Requirements
Physical Exam and Certificate For IL School Bus Drivers
IL School Bus Driver Training Curriculum
Once the bus training has been completed your employer will be billed for the training. Bus Certificates are $10 each and will be mailed out upon receipt payment!