Trifecta

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Firehog's Comment
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Want thank Brett and all TT contributors. Got back from PSD and passed all the first time. License in hand and now hitting Flatbed Road for T&T for 30k

Special thanks to Turtle for information he gave me on Flatbed.

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PSD:

Prime Student Driver

Prime Inc has a CDL training program and the first phase is referred to as PSD. You'll get your permit and then 10,000 miles of on the road instruction.

The following is from Prime's website:

Prime’s PSD begins with you obtaining your CDL permit. Then you’ll go on the road with a certified CDL instructor for no less than 75 hours of one-on-one behind the wheel training. After training, you’ll return to Prime’s corporate headquarters in Springfield, Missouri, for final CDL state testing and your CDL license.

Obtain CDL Permit / 4 Days

  • Enter program, study and test for Missouri CDL permit.
  • Start driving/training at Prime Training Center in Springfield, Missouri.
  • Work toward 40,000 training dispatched miles (minimum) with food allowance while without CDL (Food allowance is paid back with future earnings).

On-the-Road Instruction / 10,000 Miles

  • Train with experienced certified CDL instructor for 3-4 weeks in a real world environment.
  • Get 75 hours of behind-the-wheel time with one-on-one student/instructor ratio.
  • Earn 10,000 miles toward total 40,000 miles needed.
Pete B.'s Comment
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That's great! Congratulations and good luck!

Turtle's Comment
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Hey congratulations Firehog, and welcome to the club! Yup, now is when the fun begins. Just remember to keep your eye on the prize, and don't let the hassles of training/living with another person get to you. It'll only be a tiny portion of an otherwise long, rewarding career.

Be safe, Driver. Keep us posted on your progress. WooHoo, another Primate flatbedder!!

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Patrick C.'s Comment
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Congrats on the Trifecta! dancing-banana.gifdancing-banana.gif

Brett Aquila's Comment
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Wow, that's awesome! Congrats on the trifecta!

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G-Town's Comment
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Congratulations!

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