The Straight Truck Series is a collection of training programs that emphasize the essential skills necessary for staying safe on the road while operating a straight truck. This series is appropriate for all levels of truck drivers operating any type of straight truck, from the entry-level to the veteran driver. The Vehicle Inspections course is designed to help truck drivers understand the basics of pre-trip, en-route, and post-trip inspections on a straight truck. Specifically, it covers the importance of routinely inspecting your vehicle even when it may not be required by the regulations.
This online Vehicle Inspections: Straight Truck Series course is designed to demonstrate straight truck drivers the critical vehicle inspection skills required.
After completing this course, users should have an understanding of:
- Conducting thorough pre-trip, en-route, and post-trip inspections
- Discussing the importance of using the same inspection routine every time they drive
- Explaining when a Driver Vehicle Inspection Report (DVIR) is required, and how to complete one