Cargo Securement for Dry Vans

This online course explains key concepts and regulations related to the loading and securement of cargo for dry vans.

Course Overview

If cargo is not properly secured in a dry van, the consequences can be serious. This online Cargo Securement for Dry Vans course provides best practices designed to help prevent revenue loss, roadside delays, increased insurance rates, injuries, and damage to cargo, vehicles and property.

Course Topics

  • Why cargo securement is important
  • Federal regulations and what they mean for drivers and carriers
  • How cargo securement affects CSA scores
  • Pre-trip responsibilities
  • Working load limits
  • How to safely load and secure cargo
  • Performing required and en route cargo inspections
  • Cargo securement best practices