PO Box 954 Park Rapids, MN 5670

(651) 423-2048

School Bus Training Company

Welcome to School Bus Training Company

Classes Offered

Denny was the primary developer in most of the NAPT Professional Development Series 500 courses.  


A list of classes he is qualified to teach includes:


  • 202  Presentation Skills  -  4 hours   
  • 203 Communication Skills for Transportation Professionals  - 4 hours  
  • 204 Team Communication Strategies  - 4 hours   
  • 501 Shop Management  -  4 hours   
  • 502 Advanced Shop Management  - 8 hours  
  • 503 School Bus Purchasing  - 4 hours   
  • 504 School Bus Manufacturing  - 4 hours  
  • 505 School Facility Planning  - 4 hours   
  • 506 Building or Modifying a Transportation Facility  - 4 hours 
  • 606  Emergency Planning and Risk Management  - 8 hours    
  • 608   Developing a Safety Program - 4 hours   
  • 609    School Bus Accident Investigation   - 8 hours 
  • 701  Introduction to Leadership and Management  - 4 hours 
  • 702 Personal skills for Managers  - 4 hours   
  • 708  Personal Skills, Time Management  - 4 hours  
  • 901 School Transportation Security Assessment  - 4 hours


Some of the classes Denny has developed include:  

  • Diversity and Conflict  
  • Successful Hiring Practices for Transportation 
  • Kill or Nurture the Spirit of the employee 
  • What Your Boss Wants from You 
  • The Presentation You Don’t Want to Give
  • What is Your Value at Work 
  • Shop Budgets and Mechanics
  • Effective Shop Management 
  • The Value of a School Bus Hoist in the Shop 
  • Problems in the School Bus Garage  
  • Part 1: Management Processes 
  • Part 2: Operations in the Shop  
  • Diversity in the Work Place
  • The Mass Casualty Incident Accident Scene 
  • Fire Inside the School Bus 
  • Security at the Transportation Facility
  • Transportation and Fleet Security 
  • The Beslan School Attack in Russia 
  • Terrorism in America 
  • Shooting the School Bus (Law Enforcement Only) 
  • Implementing Biodiesel fuel in School Buses 
  • Fuel Purchasing for the Fleet 
  • Fuel Conservation Programs 
  • Statewide Bus Purchasing Program
  • School Bus Plant Tour 
  • Certified Instructor for First Observer   


Classes developed and offered upon request.

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