NYSBCA's 49th Annual NYS School Bus Safety Competition

New York School Bus Contractors Association (NYSBCA) will hold its 49th Annual NYS School Bus Safety Competition being held Saturday, May 21, 2022 at Rockland Lake State Park in Valley Cottage, New York.

The 2021 competition is cancelled.

The event begins with a written test, then contestants get behind the wheel of a bus to put his/her driving skills to the test, competing in one of three school bus categories – Conventional (type C), Transit (type D) & Small Bus (type A). Throughout the competition, drivers will demonstrate his/her professionalism, skills, and dedication to pupil transportation. The event concludes with an Awards Ceremony, where the winners of the competition are announced and receive a trophy or plaque.

The top winner in each category of this event has the opportunity to participate in National School Transportation Association’s School Bus Driver International Safety Competition, being held July of 2022 in Niagara Falls, New York. NSTA's 2021 competiton is cancelled.

More details regarding the 2022 NYS School Bus Safety Competition will be posted in early 2022.