BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - For the first time in Kern County, dozens of local school bus drivers got the chance to show off their driving skills Saturday afternoon.
They competed in a training obstacle course with seven different events.
Drivers had to parallel park and make several turns with obstacles.
They also had to take a written test, to test their knowledge.
The goal of the days event was to practice safe driving.
The bus drivers said they used the local competition as a practice for their next course in Apple Valley.
Those that qualified are eligible for the state championships.