High Road Training Course

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Thomas D.'s Comment
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To whomever designed the High Road Training Course, my hat's off to you Sir or Madam. I just completed the course, and I gotta say, I wasn't near as smart as I thought I was. The back and forth, almost random way questions were presented kept me on my toes, but I managed a respectable (at least I hope!) 97% at the end of the entire course.

Old School's Comment
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We thank you for the compliments! That program is Brett's baby. He did a beautiful job with it. We are currently working on updates for some of it.

The back and forth, almost random way questions were presented kept me on my toes

There is nothing random about the way that program presents questions to you. It's algorithm recognizes the areas where you may be weak and brings them back up for review.

Conratulations! You did a great job with the testing.

How long did it take you to complete everything? That is a very thorough program, and we don't see a whole lot of people finish it like you did. Great job!

Thomas D.'s Comment
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Thank you Old School! To be honest, I probably have 10 - 15 hours in the entire course, nights and weekends. A lot of it I've already experienced in real life, combination of being a licensed motor vehicle inspector here in West Virginia (over 26 years, good grief!) and driving a Class 6 non-CDL air brake rollback whenever needed.


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.
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