Certification: Pupil Transportation Driver Instructor (CPTDI)

1840 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12203

Certification as a Pupil Transportation Driver Instructor is available to those individuals who qualify as driver instructor specialists in the field of pupil transportation. To qualify for this certification, applicants must demonstrate abilities as a driver instructor in both classroom and behind-the-wheel instruction and have at least three years experience in a pupil transportation driver instructor's position with responsibility commensurate with the category of certification.

More than two years of education or training after high school required?
More than two years of work experience required?
Oral or Written Exam Required?
Does applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)?


The certification has an education level of an Associates of Arts or Associates of Sciences degree or higher and has a work experience requirement of more than 2 years, or requires obtaining a ‘core’ level certification from the same organization.