U,S.Xpres Physical Standards Test

Topic 11165 | Page 1

Page 1 of 1
William C.'s Comment
member avatar

Does anybody know what's in loved in this test thanks in advance

Serah D.'s Comment
member avatar

Does anybody know what's in loved in this test thanks in advance

Hi William, the following is a post from 2010. Don't know if anything has changed since.

The Physical Capabilities Test was 5 parts. The first one was lifting a milk crate with about 75lbs of weights (she said it was the weight of a snow chain) from the bottom shelf to the second shelf, then to the top shelf, back to the second shelf, then carrying it about 20' down the hall and back and setting it on the bottom shelf. Then we had to step up two feet on a ladder (this was to simulate climbing in the cab). Then she hooked this thing that measures strength to the wall and we had to tug on it as hard as we could (this was to simulate pulling the lever that unlocks the jaws around the kingpin in the fifth wheel). Then we had to hold it against the wall, above our heads, and push (this was to simulate shutting the back doors). Then we had to crunch down and do a duck walk to show that we could walk under the trailer with no problems.

OWI:

Operating While Intoxicated

Page 1 of 1

New Reply:

New! Check out our help videos for a better understanding of our forum features

Bold
Italic
Underline
Quote
Photo
Link
Smiley
Links On TruckingTruth


example: TruckingTruth Homepage



example: https://www.truckingtruth.com
Submit
Cancel
Upload New Photo
Please enter a caption of one sentence or less:

Click on any of the buttons below to insert a link to that section of TruckingTruth:

Getting Started In Trucking High Road Training Program Company-Sponsored Training Programs Apply For Company-Sponsored Training Truck Driver's Career Guide Choosing A School Choosing A Company Truck Driving Schools Truck Driving Jobs Apply For Truck Driving Jobs DOT Physical Drug Testing Items To Pack Pre-Hire Letters CDL Practice Tests Trucking Company Reviews Brett's Book Leasing A Truck Pre-Trip Inspection Learn The Logbook Rules Sleep Apnea
Done
Done

0 characters so far - 5,500 maximum allowed.
Submit Preview

Preview:

Submit
Cancel

Join Us!

We have an awesome set of tools that will help you understand the trucking industry and prepare for a great start to your trucking career. Not only that, but everything we offer here at TruckingTruth is 100% free - no strings attached! Sign up now and get instant access to our member's section:
High Road Training Program Logo
  • The High Road Training Program
  • The High Road Article Series
  • The Friendliest Trucker's Forum Ever!
  • Email Updates When New Articles Are Posted

Apply For Paid CDL Training Through TruckingTruth

Did you know you can fill out one quick form here on TruckingTruth and apply to several companies at once for paid CDL training? Seriously! The application only takes one minute. You will speak with recruiters today. There is no obligation whatsoever. Learn more and apply here:

Apply For Paid CDL Training

About Us

TruckingTruth was founded by Brett Aquila (that's me!), a 15 year truck driving veteran, in January 2007. After 15 years on the road I wanted to help people understand the trucking industry and everything that came with the career and lifestyle of an over the road trucker. We'll help you make the right choices and prepare for a great start to your trucking career.

Read More

Becoming A Truck Driver

Becoming A Truck Driver is a dream we've all pondered at some point in our lives. We've all wondered if the adventure and challenges of life on the open road would suit us better than the ordinary day to day lives we've always known. At TruckingTruth we'll help you decide if trucking is right for you and help you get your career off to a great start.

Learn More