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ZRTR-1008: CDL Class B

Description:This course is designed to familiarize the student with the skills required to obtain a Class "B" CDL drivers license. It includes classroom, driving skills and road driving.
Prerequisites:Valid Ohio Drivers License Satisfactory driving history Please call Truck Driving Academy to register DOT Physical and Drug Testing Traditional Student Aid does not apply
Topics Covered:
  • CDL driving rules
  • Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations
  • Defensive Driving
  • Vehicle Inspection
  • Traffic laws
  • Regulations of the Ohio Public Utilities Commission
  • Braking
  • Use of Hazard Lighting Systems
  • Display of Emergency Equipment
  • Special Taxes
  • Crash Reporting
  • Driver Fatigue
  • Pre-Trip and Post-Trip Inspections and Service
  • Occupant Safety Devises
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Commercial Driver’s License Requirements
  • Drugs & Alcohol
  • Railroad Crossings and “No Zone”
  • Parallel Parking and Alley Dock
  • Maneuverability
  • Straight Line Backing, Off-Set Backing, Backing
  • Safe & Courteous Driving
  • Learning Outcomes:Upon completion of this course and successful completion of the 3-part state of Ohio CDL test, participants will be able to:
    • Obtain their Ohio Commercial Driver’s License B (CDL-B) .
    • Have the opportunity to find jobs in the areas of Dump Truck, Delivery Truck, Concrete Mixer, Expedite Truck, Fuel Tanker (with the proper endorsement) and Passenger Bus and others. These jobs may offer more “Home Time” than other Over the Road jobs and have connections to the construction industry, food service delivery, passenger and many others.
    Comments:For more information and registration, please call 216.987.3226.
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