I Ship Off To Prime Today. I Have Never Been So Nervous.

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PackRat's Comment
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I'm grateful to read that Yes, you survived! Good job!dancing-dog.gif

Reyn R.'s Comment
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So the grey hound ride was completely the worst thing ever lol. Not doing that again. I'm less homesick than I was a few days ago.

Passed cdl permit test on first try due to the high road program. Did exceptionally will on Sims. Gonna meet company owner Friday and be with instructor in today by Saturday.

Man, moving really quickly. But overall just really grateful

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CDL:

Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

A CDL is required to drive any of the following vehicles:

  • Any combination of vehicles with a gross combined weight rating (GCWR) of 26,001 or more pounds, providing the gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of the vehicle being towed is in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any single vehicle with a GVWR of 26,001 or more pounds, or any such vehicle towing another not in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any vehicle, regardless of size, designed to transport 16 or more persons, including the driver.
  • Any vehicle required by federal regulations to be placarded while transporting hazardous materials.
Patrick C.'s Comment
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Ill be i the springfield terminal wed or thurs. maybe we can meet up and ill take you to dinner or something. put your mind at ease.

good luck. i did it, so can you.

Just Remember, Rainey has a dungeon. Folks tend to disappear off the forums for weeks after "meeting" her, LoL.

Sorry Rainey, couldn't resist.

Terminal:

A facility where trucking companies operate out of, or their "home base" if you will. A lot of major companies have multiple terminals around the country which usually consist of the main office building, a drop lot for trailers, and sometimes a repair shop and wash facilities.

SAP:

Substance Abuse Professional

The Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) is a person who evaluates employees who have violated a DOT drug and alcohol program regulation and makes recommendations concerning education, treatment, follow-up testing, and aftercare.

Indalecio's Comment
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Hey, you gotta pay off that free lunch somehow! Lol.

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