This course is designed to provide participants with information regarding the operation of a Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV) in compliance with the requirements in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSR). Course participants have the opportunity to use current copies of applicable regulations and gain familiarity with those regulations. This training meets the requirements found in 49 CFR 177.816 and 49 CFR 390.3(e).
Materials will be provided to facilitate completing the course.
Successful completion is achieved with a passing score of 80% or better on a written exam.
Successful participants receive a certification stating that the training meets the requirements of 49 CFR 172, Subpart H and 390.3(e).
Who should Attend?
Any person who in the course of employment, operates a CMV and/or requires a CDL.
Retrain Frequency: 3 Years
Course Duration: 8 hours
Training Requirements for Drivers of Hazardous Materials
Operating Characteristics of a CMV
Medical Certificate Requirements
Hours of Service Requirements
Requirements for Pre/Post Trip and En route Vehicle Inspections
Cargo Tank Safety and Inspection Requirements
Commercial Driver’s License Requirements and Endorsements