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weezy's Comment
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Brett your training materials are top notch. I am nailing these test with ease and confidence. Love the training good sir. I got my CDL Permit on Friday 1st time go and cruising along with the others. Thanks for the knowledge. If all goes well I will be graduating on the 2nd of June. Thanks everyone

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.
Amanda .'s Comment
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Thats awesome congrats :) know this was directed to Brett but I am stoked for you smile.gif

Brett Aquila's Comment
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Hey that's great to hear!!! Congrats on getting the permit. Before ya know it you'll be driving one of those monsters yourself! smile.gif

For those who aren't sure what he's referring to, it's our free CDL test preparation course called The High Road Training Program.

Keep us posted on how things go for ya!

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.

HOS:

Hours Of Service

HOS refers to the logbook hours of service regulations.
weezy's Comment
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So today I went DPS and passed air brakes, pre-trip, and combination written test. Super stoked. Learned to shift the truck today, down shifting is a little tricky, but I will get the hang of that. Had a good time, even though we just were on the training track.

Amanda .'s Comment
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Totally awesome keep up the good work and in time you'll be a pro good-luck.gif

William C.'s Comment
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Congrats on passing your tests! Good Luck! good-luck.gif

weezy's Comment
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So I am done with CDL written tests. I passed the rest yesterday. Feels awesome. Starting working on backing today, i am amazed at how fast school is going. Is it normal to have all written tests the first three days of school? Well I am getting a good amount of actual drive time so that is awesome.

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.
ThinksTooMuch's Comment
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Yeah for me first four days was written stuff to get everyone to pass the test for permit. I sat there and aced every practice test because I did the High Road and already had my permit.

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