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Commercial Truck Driver Training - Advanced Topics (Summer 2023)

Course ID
3.112-R2
CRN
1338800
DaysTimesLocationsInstructor
M Tu Th
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7:30AM-4:30PM
7:30AM-2:30PM
TRC-A124
TRC-A124
D. Sauro
Campus
TRC, Table Rock Campus, White City
Dates
Thursday, July 13, 2023 to Wednesday, July 19, 2023
Description
Provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully pass Oregon Department of Motor Vehicles endorsement tests including air brakes, doubles/triples, tanker, and hazardous materials. Students will also become familiar with commercial vehicle basics, which include driver qualifications, driver health, hours of service, and whistle blower protection as required by the Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administration (FMCSA). Additionally, students will be introduced to hours of service regulations; atlas (map) reading; log book notations; tractor/trailer systems; double clutch shifting procedures; coupling/uncoupling; tire chaining; pre-trip, in-trip and post-trip inspections; defensive diving techniques; driver nutrition; load management and proper securing methods; and accident reporting. This class is one of three classes that make up the Commercial Truck Driver Training program. To apply for program entry visit www.roguecc.edu/truck.
Notes
    Prerequisites
      Book Cost Notes
        Credit/Hours
        0/30T
        Estimated Tuition
        $540
        Estimated Fees
        $0
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