Intro to FMCSA

This course is an introduction to the FMCSA, which is perfect for anyone just starting out. You will be given a thorough review of all of the agencies, definitions, and beginner basics.

Is this course for you?

  • Learn what it takes to build a 5-Star Safety Program.
  • Stop worrying about DOT fines.
  • Excel in DOT Compliance knowledge.

6 DOT Audit Factors

The FMCSA uses 6 factors when performing a Compliance Review of your company. This course was designed to give you an overview of each factor so that you will be prepared when it’s time for your investigation.

Is this course for you?

  • Learn how to prepare for a compliance review with the 6 Audit Factors.
  • Decrease potential fines by implementing each factor into your company.
  • Save yourself some stress by doing things the right way.

CDL's & Endorsements

Ensuring your drivers have the appropriate CDL or even Non-Commercial Drivers License is key to ensuring compliance with the regulations. If you utilize pick-ups and small vehicles in your fleet, this course is a must-have.

Is this course for you?

  • Learn how to eliminate out-of-service violations.
  • Discover different state regulations and how CDL requirements may change.
  • Learn CDL and Non-CDL requirements.

Driver Qualification Files

Learn everything you need about Driver Qualification files as well as how to recruit, hire, onboard, keep, manage, and when you should fire drivers.

Is this course for you?

  • Learn how a DQ File should look both for audit and litigation purposes. 
  • Understand how to create and complete accurate driver files.
  • Discover that hiring and keeping qualified drivers all starts with DQ files.

Accidents & Incidents

Learn everything you need to know about post-accident procedures as well as how to train your drivers, what you will need in case of an audit, and if and when drug testing should occur.

Is this course for you?

  • Learn how to train your drivers to avoid legal issues.
  • Understand how to avoid potential fines by preparing for audits post-accident.
  • Receive guidance on drug and alcohol testing procedures.

DOT Hours of Service Rules

This course is a full overview of the Hours of Service Regulations. Even if you are using ELD’s, AOBRD’s, Timesheets, etc., the rules can be tricky. Understanding the rules could save you thousands in fines.

Is this course for you?

  • Learn the details and specific examples of HOS rules. 
  • Eliminate needless HOS violations, and reduce DOT fines on the road and during an audit.
  • Understand how to log HOS the right way no matter if you are using logbooks, ELD’s, or timesheets.

Understanding ELD's

Whether you like ELD’s or not, you may be required to have them. This course teaches you exactly how the DOT will audit those systems. We will walk through what they look for, and what you need to do to ensure you don’t get in trouble for an ELD system mistake.

Is this course for you?

  • Get the insights on ELD’s we like.
  • Become aware of the questions to ask before you purchase ELD’s.
  • Learn the key things investigators look for during an audit.

Oilfield Exemptions

Oilfield Exemptions

If you are in the Oil & Gas Industry and regulated by the DOT/FMCSA, this course is a must. It covers the Hours of Service exemptions that you may qualify for. Not all operations qualify for both parts of the exemption so understanding is important.

Is this course for you?

  • Understand which exemptions you may or may not qualify for.
  • Understand what the 5th Line Exemption means.

Short Haul Exemptions

You may stay within a 100 air-mile radius, but did you know a lot of companies don’t actually qualify for the exemption? This course will teach you exactly what you need to know about the requirements, and how to stay in compliance if you are exempt.

Is this course for you?

  • Learn how the short-haul exemptions relate to your operations.
  • Understand how to track time properly to avoid potential fines.
  • Receive additional exemption details for a specific industry, and other exemptions you may not know you can use. 

Vehicle Maintenance

Understanding what the FMCSA looks for in your vehicle maintenance files is important in case of audit or investigation. In this course, we show you what they look for, how to create it, and provide the materials needed to create proper filing systems.

Is this course for you?

  • Know what documents are required in your files.
  • Save thousands of dollars in potential fines.
  • See how investigators cross-check against your SMS profile.

FMCSA Supervisor D&A Reasonable Suspicion Training

FMCSA Supervisor D&A Reasonable Suspicion Training is required for all supervisors within your company. If you’re someone who has already completed Reasonable Suspicion training and just want a refresher, or you this is your first time and you need to get the required training, this course is for you. After taking this course, you will receive a certificate of completion that will provide proof of compliance that meets all requirements of 49 CFR 382.603.

Is this course for you?

  • Receive a Certificate for D&A Suspicion Training compliant with FMCSA Regulations.
  • Discover how to avoid major accidents or being charged with negligence.
  • Learn exactly what to do if you suspect drug and alcohol use.