Road & Bridge

If your business is building and ensuring the safety of our roads and bridges, then the Center for Transportation Safety can help you make sure your drivers are safe, as well. We have a mobile training system that can visit your facilities and cost-effectively increase the safety of your fleet.

We understand that your employees wear many hats: driving, road maintenance, repair, grading, snow plowing, etc. That's why we have developed a suite of training programs that directly address Department of Transportation employees.

We also provide periodic meeting topics and simulations to help invigorate your safety meetings and bring an outside perspective to your operations and safety.

Give us a call, and we can share what we have done with other Departments of Transportation.

Courses to consider:

Commercial Driver  

Defensive Driving
  -
Classroom

 

4

Pre-Trip
  -
Classroom
  -
Yard

 

4

Backing
  -
Classroom
  -
Backing Yard

 

4

Basic Hours of Service
  -
Classroom

 

6

2004 Hours of Service
  -
Classroom

 

4

Hazard Awareness Course
  -
Simulator
  -
Classroom

 

4

Certified Brake
  - Classroom

 

5

Safety Supervisors Training (DOT Rule 49)
  -
Classroom

 

30

Cargo Securement
  - Classroom
  -
Yard

 

4

Hazardous Materials
  -
Classroom

 

8

Hazardous Materials Transport
  - Classroom

 

4

Mountain Driving
  -
Behind-the-Wheel
  - Simulator
  - Classroom

 

10

Winter Driving
  -
Simulator
  -
Classroom

 

10

CDL Permit Preparation
  -
Classroom

 

4

Novice CDL
  -
Behind-the-Wheel
  -
Simulator
  -
Classroom


- General Knowledge
- Defensive Driving
- Pre-Trip
- Backing
- Basic Hours of Service
- 2004 Hours of Service
- Certified Brake
- Mountain Driving
- Winter Driving
- CDL Permit Preparation

120

CDL Driver Evaluation
  -
Behind-the-Wheel
  -
Simulator
  -
Classroom


- General Knowledge
- Pre-Trip Evaluation
- Driving Evaluation

Simulator
- Hazard Avoidance
- Emergency Conditions
- Adverse Weather

4

Non CDL Driver Evaluation
  -
Behind-the-Wheel
  -
Simulator
  -
Classroom


- General Knowledge
- Pre-Trip Evaluation
- Driving Evaluation

Simulator
- Hazard Avoidance
- Emergency Conditions
- Adverse Weather

4

Novice CDL
  -
Behind-the-Wheel
  -
Simulator
  -
Classroom


- General Knowledge
- Defensive Driving
- Pre-Trip
- Backing
- Basic Hours of Service
- 2004 Hours of Service
- Certified Brake
- Cargo Securement
- Mountain Driving

60

Novice CDL
  -
Behind-the-Wheel
  -
Simulator
  -
Classroom


- General Knowledge
- Defensive Driving
- Pre-Trip
- Backing
- Basic Hours of Service
- 2004 Hours of Service
- Mountain Driving

30

Non Tractor Trailer Class "A"
  -
Behind-the-Wheel
  -
Simulator
  -
Classroom


- General Knowledge
- Defensive Driving
- Pre-Trip
- Backing
- Mountain Driving

50

CDL Refresher
  -
Behind-the-Wheel
  -
Simulator
  -
Classroom


- General Knowledge
- Defensive Driving
- Pre-Trip
- Backing
- Mountain Driving

10

Employee Assistance Program  

Supervisor Reasonable Suspicion

 

2

Employee Policy Training

 

2

Online Training  

National Safety Council (NSC)
Defensive Driving

 

3-4

Corporate Defensive Driving  (U.S.)

 

1.5

Corporate Defensive Driving
(metric for Europe/Canada)

 

1.5

Project Overview

Client
State Department of Transportation

Project
The Center for Transportation Safety trains 140 state highway workers per week in a 7 hour classroom and simulator curriculum.  The class courses:

  • Pre-Trip

  • Defensive driving

  • Driver improvement using simulation

  • Inclement weather driving and hazard avoidance using the simulator

  • Review using on-line training

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