Presentation on theme: "2014-15 Driver Trainer Inservice 1 CDL – Form to Finish."— Presentation transcript:
Driver Trainer Inservice 1 CDL – Form to Finish
CDL Process Driver Trainer Inservice 2 Key Elements: Correct paperwork Testing requirements Frequently missed items Training tips New changes?
Remember… Driver Trainer Inservice 3 Skills Tests Results Form obtained from DOL by trainee 3-day notice required prior to testing
Commercial Driver’s Instructional Permit Driver Trainer Inservice 4 Trainee Acquires CDIP Pass General Knowledge or all four (4) sections (Passenger, School Bus, Air Brakes) $10.00 each attempt, 1 or more sections $10.00 for permit Study Sections 1,2,3,4,5,10
Time to Train Driver Trainer Inservice 5 Use CURRENT CDL manual Use CURRENT training materials
Skills & Pre-Trip Requirements Driver Trainer Inservice 6 Be specific 14 errors or less to pass 15 areas, 80 items Know parts and function Return to forgotten item Exception – air brake check
Common Pre-Trip Errors Driver Trainer Inservice 7 Lights & reflectors Air supply Passenger only School Bus only In-cab/bus
Common Pre-Trip Errors Driver Trainer Inservice 8 Engine compartment Front axle Front suspension Front brakes Driver/fuel area
Skills and Basic Controls Requirements Driver Trainer Inservice 9 Second portion of test Three (3) maneuvers Score – 18 or less errors Driver can look
Common Basic Control Errors Driver Trainer Inservice 10 Mirror checks Warning devices Final position
Skills and Road Test Requirements Driver Trainer Inservice minutes 25 errors or less Ref. Section 13 of CDL Manual
Skills and Road Test Requirements Driver Trainer Inservice 12 Purchase new Skills Results Form Retest after 7 days 3 day rule applies for scheduling
Common Road Test Errors Driver Trainer Inservice 13 Mirror checks Speeding Lane position Roadside stop & start Signage General driving
Training and Study Methods Driver Trainer Inservice 14 Knowledge Test: Group reading Individual reading Videos Sample tests
Training and Study Methods Driver Trainer Inservice 15 Skills Test: Read current CDL Practice hands-on Use partner Demonstrate skills
Testing Driver Trainer Inservice 16 CDL Skills Test Results Form Purchased by trainee Within 6 months of obtaining CDIP Current cost $ One time permit renewal 3-part Results form for skills test
Testing Driver Trainer Inservice 17 Three (3) forms needed for the examiner 1. CDL Skills Test Results form 2. Current WA drivers license 3. Medical Examiner Certificate
Licensing Driver Trainer Inservice 18 Three (3) Forms Needed For DOL: 1. CDL Training Employer certificate 2. CDL Skills Test Results form 3. Medical Examiner Certificate
CDL Updates Driver Trainer Inservice 19 Future Changes to the CDL Guide: Look for a Sept. 1, 2014 revision date Guide insert to be provided by DOL Changes unknown at this time
Summary Driver Trainer Inservice 20 Forms needed to obtain CDL Testing requirements Frequently missed items Training methods
Evaluation Driver Trainer Inservice Identify the three (3) required forms to obtain a CDL. Skills Tests Results form WA drivers license Medical Examiner’s Certificate/DOT physical card
Evaluation Driver Trainer Inservice Explain the Pre-trip testing requirements. Be specific in your answers. You can only miss 14 items. You can return to forgotten items in other areas except for air supply system.
Evaluation Driver Trainer Inservice Explain the Basic Controls testing requirements. Requires completion of three (3) different maneuvers: Straight line backing Offset backing to the right Alley-dock maneuver Must complete successfully with a score of 18 or less
Evaluation Driver Trainer Inservice Explain the Drive Test requirements. Must receive a score of 25 or less Will be required to wait seven days to re-test Correct mirror usage is scored in each area and is also the one skill that is failed most frequently!
Evaluation Driver Trainer Inservice Name three (3) frequent errors during the pre-trip test section. Not releasing parking brake during air supply system check Not checking operation of service door and step light Driveline free of foreign objects
Evaluation Driver Trainer Inservice Name three (3) frequent errors during the basic controls test section. Not honking prior to restarting each backing motion Not checking mirrors prior to restarting each backing motion Not utilizing free looks to assure proper final position
Evaluation Driver Trainer Inservice Name three (3) frequent errors during the road test section. Proper and frequent mirror usage Not recognizing road signs Speeding – accelerating prior to posted speed limit sign!
Evaluation Driver Trainer Inservice Describe two study methods for the CDL test. Use a partner Utilize online resources (i.e.,