Sat, Jan 27|
" 1 Day Hands-On Cargo Securement: Practical Training for Hotshot Truckers" (1)
Are you ready to take your cargo securement skills to the next level? Join our hands-on training, where you'll learn practical techniques to secure your loads with confidence. Don't miss this opportunity to enhance safety, efficiency, and professionalism in your hotshot trucking career.
Time & Location
Jan 27, 2024, 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Private Venue, Near Dallas
About the event
During our hands-on cargo securement training, you will cover the basics of:
- Load Calculations: Learn how to calculate the appropriate number of tie-downs and their working load limit based on cargo weight and dimensions.
- Proper Tie-Down Techniques: Master various methods of securing cargo, such as direct and indirect tie-downs, friction mats, and edge protection.
- Use of Equipment: Gain proficiency in using a variety of cargo-securing equipment, including straps, chains, binders, and tarps.
- Inspection and Maintenance: Understand the importance of regularly inspecting and maintaining tie-down equipment to ensure its reliability and effectiveness.
- Legal Requirements: Familiarize yourself with the relevant regulations and standards for cargo securement, such as those outlined by the Department of Transportation (DOT).
- Hazard Recognition: Develop the ability to identify potential hazards and risks related to cargo securement and take appropriate preventive measures.
- Securement for Different Types of Cargo: Learn specialized techniques for securing specific types of cargo, such as machinery, and vehicles.
- Practical Exercises: Engage in hands-on exercises to apply the learned concepts and reinforce proper cargo securement practices.
- Safety Awareness: Cultivate a safety-oriented mindset and promote a secure working environment for yourself and others involved in the cargo transport process.
Our hands-on cargo securement training will equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to ensure the safe and compliant transportation of various types of cargo.
- Improve or maintain company CSA Scores
- Reduce Fines
- Improve the Company's Image
- Improve Customer Satisfaction
- Reduce Insurance Costs
- Reduce Damage Claims
- Increase personal and public safety
- DOT/FMCSA standards for cargo securement
- Learn to preserve your equipment
- Implement standards in real-world settings
- Proper techniques for securing cargo utilizing chains, snap binders, ratchet binders, straps, and edge protectors, as well as tarping
In addition to the valuable training sessions, this event offers excellent networking opportunities where you can connect with fellow hotshot truckers. You'll also have the chance to learn about different types of trailers, expanding your knowledge and staying up-to-date with industry advancements.
Please come dressed appropriately for the weather conditions, and remember to bring your boots and work gloves as they are required for active participation.
The event will take place in a covered space with restroom facilities available for your convenience.
Expect the training hours to be approximately 6-8 hours, so be sure to come well-rested and ready to absorb valuable information. Detailed event information will be provided one week prior to the training, ensuring you have all the necessary logistics.
To keep you fueled and energized, light refreshments and lunch will be provided, allowing you to focus on the training without worrying about catering arrangements.
Don't miss this opportunity to enhance your cargo securement skills, elevate your professionalism, and ensure the safe transportation of goods in the hotshot trucking industry. Reserve your spot now and get ready to embark on a transformative training experience.
- Ticket type
This ticket is for 1 person only. If another person accompanies you, they will not be allowed in the establishment. This is not applied if you purchase the CouplePreneurs Or Company TicketsPriceSale ended
- 1 Ticket$347.00
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