RIARA GROUP OF SCHOOLS
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.
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.
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..
- Defensive Driving Refresher Course.
- School Bus Driver Improvement Course.
- Student Behaviour Management.
- Emergency Evacuation/ First Aid.
- 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.
Transport Department Numbers
Riara Transport Department
+254 703 038 165 (Direct Ext.)
+254 729 428 716
+254 703 038 166 (Direct Ext.)
+254 721 215 422
Riara Springs Transport Department
+254 703 038 265 (Direct Ext.)
+254 728 038 939
Riara Primary Transport Teachers
Mr. George Ikonya
+254 735 088 774
Mrs. Priscah Nyaga
+254 722 239 324
Riara Kindergarten Transport Teacher
Mrs. Carol Mueni
+254 720 393 440
RIS Transport Teacher
Ms. Maxine Mbithe
+254 722 470 636
Riara Springs Transport Teachers
+254 721 511 060
+254 725 834 542
Riara Springs Kindergarten Transport Teacher
+254 721 277 867
Central Processing Unit