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What are the qualifications to be a school bus driver?

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Qualifications include the following:

  1. The driver should be emotionally stable as determined by such factors as patience, considerateness, even temperament, and calmness under stress. 281 Iowa Administrative Code 43.13.
  2. The driver should be of good general character, as marked by such elements as reliability or dependability, ability to get along with others, restraint from undesirable language, personal cleanliness, honesty, and freedom from substance and alcohol abuse. 281 Iowa Administrative Code 43.12.
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Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on November 18, 2017 at 3:40pm.