Director Certification

Certification as a Director of Pupil Transportation is available to those individuals who are qualified to serve as the top administrator of a pupil transportation system. To qualify for this certification, applicants must demonstrate that they are capable of handling a position that involves establishing programs and policies, setting standards, developing materials, and providing leadership to achieve designated goals. Applicants for this certification should have at least five years experience in a pupil transportation position of responsibility commensurate with the category of certification.

Specific certification requirements are:

Certification Application

Educational TrackThe following courses have been identified as core course work for the Transportation Director and are required. An additional six courses must be taken from the Elective list below. 

Core Classes (Mandatory)

Elective (must take 6 of the following)

* Course Only Available at NAPT Annual Summit