Driving Programs

The most commonly offered Driving Program courses are Bus Driver Education courses and Motorcycle Safety classes.

Found the class you want to take? Great! Click on the register button below to sign up, or browse through this term's available courses to find more classes you may be interested in taking!

Register for a Continuing Education Class


Annual Bus Driver In-Service and New Bus STOP classes held after Aug 19th.

 New Bus Driver S.T.O.P.

All new drivers must complete the online modules and pass the Iowa Certification Exam prior to coming to the face to face class. You must bring a copy of the certificate of completion to class with you. 

If you would like to register for an Annual Bus Driver In-Service class or a New Bus Driver STOP class, that will be held after Aug 19th, please click on the link below to go to our new website. 

Annual Bus Driver In-Service and New Bus STOP classes held after Aug 19th.

Moped Safety

Moped safety after the Agust 13th date please follow the link below.

Moped Safety

 Motorcycle Safety BRC

The Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) Basic RiderCourse (updated) is a learn-to-ride education and training safety program that consists of the MSF Basic 3 hour eCourse to address basic motorcycle knowledge, 5 hours of classroom instruction with a RiderCoach to address rider perception and risk management, and then 10 hours of on-cycle, hands-on instruction.  A course completion card may provide an insurance discount.  Riders must be able to balance a bicycle to participate in the riding portion of the course, and a riding skills test must be passed for successful completion.  Space is limited in each class, so pre-registration and pre-payment is required for this class.  Each participant will be provided a unique log-in for the 3 hour eCourse portion of the class.


If you would like to register for a Motorcycle Safety BRC class, that will be held after Aug 16th, please click on the link below to go to our new website. 

Motorcycle Safety BRC classes held after Aug 16th.


Sep. 25 - Sep. 26
Ottumwa Campus
Sat & Sun, 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Advanced Technology Center
Rm: 112 - $189.00
M. Pricket 


 Trip Inspection 

Pre-Trip Inspection

This course will cover all materials needed to successfully pass both pre-trip and in-cab inspection as required by the DOT for CDL testing. Pre-trip testing is also offered for an additional fee, ask your instructor or contact us for more details.  All classes will meet at Indian Hills North Campus, at the Aviation building, room 30.

Pre-trip testing is also offered for an additional fee of $100.00, ask your instructor or contact Amy Hammack at 641-683-5216 for more details. 

Amy Hammack, Coordinator
Indian Hills Community College

525 Grandview Avenue Ottumwa, Iowa 52501

Phone: (641) 683-5216 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 5216
Email: [email protected] 



Continuing Education Courses Refund Policy:

In order to qualify for a refund, you must cancel your registration at least 3 business days prior to course start.  If you have not prepaid for the class, charges will be assessed to your account if you do not cancel within the required timeframe or if you do not show up for the class you will be charged.  Exceptions will be made only in extreme circumstances.  To cancel a registration, call us at 1-800-346-4413.