2018 VIRGINIA’S “BEST” SCHOOL BUS TECHNICIAN COMPETITION


 

Each year the Virginia Association for Pupil Transportation (VAPT) holds the Virginia's Best School Bus Technician Skills Competition. Winners are eligible to participate in the National Competition. The competition consists of a Written Exam and a Hands-On Exercise.  

 

2018 Winners

1st Place - Timothy Hammock, Hanover County
2nd Place - Jonathan Vasbinder, Stafford County
3rd Place - Matthew Davis, Loudon County

 

Thanks to our 2018 Sponsors:

Sonny Merryman, Inc

Kingmor Supply, Inc

Bluebird Bus Sales of Virginia

 

2018 Technicians Committee

Bob Clinebell, Norfolk Public Schools

Dave Preston, Kingmor Supply, Inc

Brady Childress, Sonny Merryman, Inc

Billy Estes, Williamsburg/James City County Public Schools

Donald Ertel, Bluebird Bus Sales of Virginia

  Virginia’s Best Notice and Registration

 

2017 Winners
1st Place-Timothy Hammock, Hanover County
2nd Place-Scott Rasmussen, Williamsburg/James City Schools
3rd Place-Donald Ertel, Virginia Beach City Public Schools

 

2016 Winners 
1st Place – Donald Ertel, Virginia Beach City Public Schools 
2nd Place – Carman Fedele, First Vehicle Services (Richmond City Schools) 
3rd Place – Steve Fidler, Montgomery County Public Schools 

 


For more information on this competition, contact:
Robert Clinebell
5555 Raby Road - Norfolk, VA 23502

 

 2014 VIRGINIA’S “BEST” SCHOOL BUS TECHNICIAN