The New York State Professional Development Seminars (PDS) is a mandatory, one-day refresher course for SBDIs, with a different topic taught each year. SBDIs must attend one of the courses to retain their certification as a School Bus Driver Instructor. See below for a complete list of scheduled PDS class dates, locations and instructors.

2017 Pre-Session Assignment: PDF Download

Please note, when registering you must provide your own email address. If you do not have a working email, you may enter an alternate email address in the CC field. Thank you.

Upcoming Courses

PDS # Date(s) Host [Company Name] Location [City] Instructor(s) Register
1 April 1, 2017 Suffolk Transportation Bay Shore, NY Frank Klein & Lori-Ann Savino Register
2 April 3, 2017 OHM BOCES New Hartford, NY Jim Brown & Roxanne Bocyck Register
3 April 3, 2017 WSWHE BOCES Saratoga Springs, NY Bill Hoosty & Harold Nicholson Register
4 April 4, 2017 Malone Central School District Malone, NY Jim Brown & Deborah Stevens Register
5 April 5, 2017 Kerf Training Center Bronx, NY Calvin Bent & Paul Overbaugh Register
6 April 5, 2017 Western Suffolk BOCES Wheatley Heights, NY Lorraine Misciagno & Virginia Torres Register
7 April 6, 2017 Erie 1 BOCES West Seneca, NY Pete James & Joe LaMarca Register
8 April 7, 2017 Orange Ulster BOCES Goshen, NY Jim Minihan & Betty Hughes Register
9 April 7, 2017 Rush Henrietta CSD Henrietta, NY Cindy Streber & Joe LaMarca Register
10 April 8, 2017 Eastern Suffolk BOCES Holbrook, NY Lorraine Misciagno & Calvin Bent Register
11 April 11, 2017 TST BOCES Ithaca, NY Judy Clarke & Jim Ellis Register
12 April 11, 2017 Longwood CSD Yaphank, NY Gail Winsper & Nicki Ilasi Register
13 April 12, 2017 University at Albany Rensselaer, NY Bill Hoosty & Patricia Kristoferson Register
14 April 13, 2017 We Transport Plainview, NY Paul Mori & Susan Soudant-Dello Ioio Register
15 April 13, 2017 PTSI East Syracuse, NY Deborah Stevens & Roxanne Bocyck Register
16 April 18, 2017 Canandaigua CSD Canandaigua, NY Joe LaMarca & Faye Stevrens Register
17 April 18, 2017 Madison Oneida BOCES Oneida, NY Bill Hoosty & Nancy Westcott Register
18 April 19, 2017 Capital Region BOCES Albany, NY Betty Hughes & Paul Overbaugh Register
19 April 19, 2017 Horseheads CSD Horseheads, NY Lisa Leber & Bill Hoosty Register
20 April 20, 2017 Cayuga Onondaga BOCES Auburn, NY Judy Clarke & Jim Ellis Register
21 April 20, 2017 Orange-Ulster BOCES Goshen, NY Lee Martucci & Michael Martucci Register
22 April 21, 2017 Erie 2 BOCES Angola, NY Pete James & Joe LaMarca Register
23 April 21, 2017 Adirondack Trailways Hurley, NY Peter Brockman & Lee Martucci Register
24 April 22, 2017 Wheels On The Bus Staten Island, NY Paul Mori & Wilhelm Gibbs Register
25 April 24, 2017 Capital Region BOCES Albany, NY Betty Hughes & Paul Overbaugh Register
26 April 24, 2017 Jefferson Lewis BOCES Watertown, NY Faye Stevens & Jim Brown Register
27 April 24, 2017 Nassau BOCES Garden City, NY Barbara Gildea & Wilhelm Gibbs Register
28 April 25, 2017 Owego Appalachian CSD Owego, NY Lisa Leber & Cindy Streber Register
29 April 26, 2017 Sullivan County BOCES Liberty, NY Betty Hughes & Michael Martucci Register
30 April 27, 2017 First Student Rochester, NY Faye Stevens & Cindy Streber Register
31 April 27, 2017 South Westchester BOCES Valhalla, NY James Minihan & Patricia Kristoferson Register
32 April 28, 2017 PTSI East Syracuse, NY Bill Hoosty & Deborah Stevens Register
33 April 28, 2017 First Student Buffalo, NY Pete James & Peter Lawrence Register
34 April 29, 2017 East Irondequoit CSD Rochester, NY Peter Lawrence & Faye Stevens Register
35 May 1, 2017 Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES Auburn, NY Jim Ellis & Judy Clark Register
36 May 2, 2017 Capital Region BOCES Albany, NY Betty Hughes & Harold Nicholson Register
37 May 4, 2017 Orange/Ulster BOCES Goshen, NY Peter Brockman & James Minihan Register
38 May 4, 2017 Cherry Valley CSD Transportation Cherry Valley, NY Bill Hoosty & Harold Nicholson Register
39 May 5, 2017 Jefferson-Lewis BOCES Watertown, NY Faye Stevens & Deborah Stevens Register
40 May 5, 2017 Canandaigua CSD Transportation Canandaigua, NY Roxanne Bocyck & Joe LaMarca Register
41 May 6, 2017 STA/Ridge Road Express Lockport, NY Joseph LaMarca & Pete James Register
42 May 8, 2017 So. Westchester BOCES Valhalla, NY James Minihan & Lee Martucci Register
43 May 9, 2017 Hatzolah Ambulance Brooklyn, NY Paul Overbaugh & Calvin Bent Register
44 May 10, 2017 Adirondack Trailways Hurley, NY Betty Hughes & Harold Nicholson Register
45 May 10, 2017 Nassau BOCES Garden City, NY Barbara Gildea & Wilhelm Gibbs Register
46 May 11, 2017 PTSI East Syracuse, NY William Hoosty & James Brown Register
47 May 12, 2017 Rockland County BOCES West Nyack, NY Lee Martucci & Michael Martucci Register
48 May 12, 2017 Erie 1 BOCES West Seneca, NY Pete James & Joe LaMarca Register
49 May 12, 2017 University of Albany Rennselaer, NY Elizabeth Hughes & Paul Overbaugh Register
50 May 13, 2017 Suffolk Transportation Bayshore, NY Frank Klein & Lori-Ann Savino Register