Finished Cdl School

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tripletdad's Comment
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Well y’all. I finished CDL training school with Millis. Orientation next week, and then out with my trainer for 15,000 miles. It’s been a fun few weeks of class and driving, and I feel ready to go out on the road with the trainer to put everything together in the real world. If anyone has been keeping up, backing was my biggest concern. I’m happy to say that it wasn’t much of an issue. I’m far from perfect, and I’m slow, but I can get it where it needs to go. This page has been very helpful to me.


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.
Anne A. (G13Momcat)'s Comment
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Major KUDOS, fellow Buckeye~!!!



Greg M.'s Comment
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Congrats. Training will fly by. Just take it one day at a time and let the miles add up.

Peter M.'s Comment
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WTG! Looking forward to your updates.

Tortuga 's Comment
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Way to go tripletdad!! Safe travels on your next 15,000!

BubblesDhaDrivah's Comment
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Congratulations Tripletdad!!!!


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G-Town's Comment
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Congratulations! dancing-banana.gifdancing-banana.gifdancing-banana.gifdancing-banana.gif

Don's Comment
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Congratulations from a fellow Buckeye, Tripletdad. Slow and steady beats fast and reckless any day, especially when backing. Good luck and be safe while you are out with your trainer.

PJ's Comment
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Congrats!!! Backing is something we all have our days with, no matter how much experience you have. 15k will go by fast.

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