More Training Plans for Truck Drivers

More Training Plans for Truck Drivers

Posted on Posted in Driver Training, Fleet Training, Fuel Savings, Hazmat Training, Hours of Service, Maintenance, Medium-Duty Truck Training, Orientation, OSHA Training, Safety Training, Tips

New Pro-TREAD feature: assign a lesson by group is available on the main menu. Targeted Training Plans for Truck Drivers Using the assignment feature in PRO-TREAD lets you launch a number of training plans for truck drivers. This lets you target training to different groups and individuals. Below, we’ve come up with several groups and Read More…

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GHS Training for Truck Fleets Webinar

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Above, you’ll find a recording of a webinar we hosted about GHS training for truck fleets. The main speaker was Greg Pattison, VP of training from GLP Systems, who helped us create the PRO-TREAD course on GHS that meets OSHA’s requirement for that training. The topics covered include an overview of Hazard Communication, of which Read More…

More Training Plans for Truck Drivers

More Training Plans for Truck Drivers

Posted on Posted in Driver Training, Fleet Training, Fuel Savings, Hazmat Training, Hours of Service, Maintenance, Medium-Duty Truck Training, Orientation, OSHA Training, Safety Training, Tips

Updated: Oct. 16, 2017 Targeted Training Plans for Truck Drivers Using the assignment feature in Sentix lets you launch a number of training plans for your workers. This lets you target training to different groups and individuals. Below, we’ve come up with several groups and the lessons you might include with each. As always, you Read More…

Mandatory GPS Training for Truck Drivers: Coming Soon to Pro-TREAD

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There’s a difference between commercial and passenger GPS systems. And now the FMCSA plans to mandate GPS training for truck drivers. The training rule comes after a number of crashes where trucks crashed into overpasses or hauled hazardous materials through cities. Before you get (understandably) fired up about yet another government mandate, consider two pertinent Read More…

New PRO-TREAD Lesson Categories

Posted on Posted in CSA, Driver Health, Driver Training, Fleet Training, Hazmat Training, Hours of Service, Maintenance, News, Safe Driving, Safety Training

You’ll be seeing big changes to PRO-TREAD over the next few months, including features that will make it easier than ever for you to manage the courses your drivers and employees take. One small step in that direction is that we’ve added several new lesson categories. We’ll be rolling these new groups out during the Read More…

OO Nightmare: Hazmat Endorsement Expiration Causes CDL Suspension

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Sounds like a nightmare situation for an owner-operator team based out of Nevada, according to LandLine Magazine. A driver’s hazmat background check expired, which Nevada then took as a trigger to suspend his CDL. According to the article: As it turns out, Rod’s hazmat endorsement background check expired in late September. Because he hadn’t hauled Read More…