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Riara School transport works closely with teachers & parents  to implement solutions which assure the timely and safe transport of students  from their homes to school and return each day . We believe that a school bus is an extension of the classroom and it is important that we give adequate attention to the  well-being of the children in  our buses. It is with this purpose we provide qualified drivers and supervisors/ stewards on each bus, ensure  safety , comfort to all our students.

Our Vision

To be the best & leading school transport service provider, earn our customers’ enthusiasm through integration of technology and operations, continuous improvement, quality, sustainability, safety, commitment and innovations.

Our Commitment

We are committed in providing the best transport service with highest safety experience and comfort to each student. .Through regular external formal and  in-house training supported by use of technology  we  are committed to excelling in the provision of a reliable and safe transport system for the children placed under our care by parents .

The Best Trained Drivers

Trained to drive safely, bus fleet numbers are proudly displayed on all our buses for quick identification & feedback from the public.

Our drivers rank among the best-trained vehicle drivers on the road nationally. They undergo an initial pre-service comprehensive training program. In the first year of employment, our drivers will have at least 80 hours of training in technical skills, bus environment management, student discipline and customer service. Drivers are exposed to real-life driving situations and will participate in practical sessions. Trainer evaluation and a final road and written test determine a driver’s qualification.

All RGS drivers undergo training with internationally renowned Training Company AA Kenya, organized by the RGS, medical test / drug and alcohol test and a background check before they can drive our children.

All drivers participate in Continuous Professional Development programs which include…

  1. Defensive Driving Refresher Course.
  2. School Bus Driver Improvement Course.
  3. Student Behaviour Management.
  4. Emergency Evacuation/ First Aid.
  5. Pre-Trip and post- trip Inspections.

Security & Safety

We have partnered with G4S fleet management, a leading global vehicle tracking and security system provider to provide technical support a flexible and feature – rich tracking platform for our buses and students. This includes advance tools and support system that ensures security for vehicle occupants and increased bus visibility.