CARGO SECUREMENT TANK TRUCKS AND TRAILERS ONLINE COURSE OVERVIEW
This online Cargo Securement Online Safety Program is designed for the Tank Truck and Tank Trailer driver specifically. It provides all the core fundamentals and essential general requirements regarding cargo securement. This is based upon the National Safety Code for Motor Carriers (Standard 10) In addition, it describes the specific needs in the tank truck and trailer sector of the trucking industry.
This online training does not address the specialized products that are commonly added into general cargo securement training (Logs, Rocks, Crushe Vehicles, ect), It concentrates on the securement necessities specific to the tank driverand provides a complete training element for the tank driver, This material is frequently not included in these courses.
The objective is to understand the required fundamental general cargo securement standards. They are mandated through the National Safety Code, requirements of carriers and drivers and the securement system itself, This includes minimum strength requirements, tiedowns and edge protectors. It addresses the placement of generalized cargo and shows how to calculate working load limits. This course will train the tank driver on hose securement, further securement as it pertains to the tanker and locking cam locks.
CARGO SECUREMENT TANK TRUCKS AND TRAILERS ONLINE COURSE TOPICS:
In this online Cargo Securement Tank Trucks and Trailers course, the following topics are covered:
- The Importance of Cargo Securement.
- Working Load Limit.
- Inspection Requirements.
- Proper Load Securement.
- Best Use Practices and Due Diligence.
- Securement Requirements.
- What is a Securement System?
- Containing, Immobilizing, and Securing Cargo.
- Tire Chain, Hose Securement and Cam Locks.
- Commodity Specific Requirements.
CARGO SECUREMENT TANK TRUCKS AND TRAILERS ONLINE COURSE DURATION:
About 1 hour
CARGO SECUREMENT TANK TRUCKS AND TRAILERS TEST:
Testing conducted in this online Cargo Securement Tank Trucks and Trailers course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved.
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.
CARGO SECUREMENT TANK TRUCKS AND TRAILERS CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION:
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available to download and print.