July 4, 2022 5:07:15 AM

First Rider – 2022-2023

2022-23 FIRST RIDER PROGRAM

First Rider sessions are approximately one hour long, and include a bus safety video featuring Buzzy Bee, as well as a bus ride which will allow students to practice the safety procedures they have learned, such as the loading and unloading of the bus safely.

We are back to in-person programs this summer! Please see below for details about First Rider in your community. To register, email the Consortium at bussing@nwobus.ca or call 807-223-1256 / toll free 1-866-860-7770.

  • Kenora – Saturday, August 27 at 9:30 AM
  • Dryden – Saturday, August 27 at 9:30 AM
  • Ear Falls – Monday, September 19 at 8:30 AM
  • Dates for programs in other communities to be determined. Register now and we will contact you when details are available.

Parents are encouraged to participate in the session with your student. Families are welcome, including younger siblings. However, please note that for safety reasons infants and toddlers are not permitted to ride the bus during the First Rider session.