Cargo Securement for Dry Vans - DVD Training

Item #: 12172

Make sure your enclosed van and trailer drivers comply with cargo securement regulations.

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Product Details
  • Program addresses the requirements of FMCSR §392.9 and 393
  • Covers key topics, including:
    • proper securement techniques
    • working load limit and aggregate working load limit standards
    • determining the number of tiedowns
    • when to re-examine and adjust cargo
    • pre-trip inspection
    • cargo distribution
    • securement devices
    • re-checking cargo
    • personal safety
    • and more
  • Program includes two animated scenarios:
    • How to load cargo so the center of gravity stays low and why this is important
    • How to determine the number of tiedowns needed based on the length of items being secured
  • Ready-to-use training program includes several components
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • (1) 18-minute, closed-captioned video - Combines engaging video and editing technology with expertise from industry professionals at all levels.
  • (1) Instructor's Guide - Product Code: 12169 (405-HRV-6) - Provides you with background information and training tips to make the most of each training session.
  • (11) Driver Handbooks - Product Code: 12181 (406-HRV-6) - Include a driver receipt page. Review key points and include a quiz to check trainees' understanding of the material.
  • (1) Wallet Card Sheet - Product Code: 12180 (173-BCR-6) - Perforated to provide 10 cards for drivers to verify that they've received training.
  • (1) Awareness Poster - How/When to Use Securement - Product Code: 8301 (173-KP -A) - Hang in a break room or training area to remind drivers that the rules are in effect 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • (1) Awareness Poster - All About Trust - Product Code: 8302 (173-KP -B) - Hang in a break room or training area to remind drivers that the rules are in effect 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • (1) Trainer Tools CD-ROM (not sold separately) - Provides supplementary training materials, including a PowerPoint presentation, quizzes and answer keys, clip art, posters, and a training log. The minimum computer system requirements for the Trainer Tools CD-ROM are Office 2000, with Word, and Internet Explorer version 5.5.
  • Play Program - Plays entire main program.
  • Chapter Selections (access to chapters by topic)
    • Introduction - Explains that cargo securement is an important part of a professional driver's job and why drivers must not operate a CMV if the load isn't properly secured.
    • Pre-Trip Responsibilities - In addition to the pre-trip vehicle inspection, this segment covers the important items drivers should check to ensure the safety of the vehicle and the load.
    • Securing a Load
      • Load Placement - Discusses the importance of distributing the weight of the load evenly and keeping the center of gravity as low as possible on the trailer.
      • Securement Devices - Reviews blocking, bracing, dunnage, void filler, friction mats, load bars and how each are used to secure loads to prevent movement while in transit
      • Working Load Limit and Aggregate Working Load Limit - Defines terms and provides practical examples to help drivers understand these concepts in relation to securement devices for dry vans.
      • Tiedowns - Reviews various tiedowns for dry van trailers.
      • En-Route Inspection - Reviews required check points & what to look for.
    • Review - A recap of the basic requirements that professional drivers need to know and follow to properly secure loads inside dry van trailers.
    • Conclusion - A motivational call to action for drivers to take the necessary steps to ensure each load is safely secured at all times.
  • Commentary - Offers additional interviews by industry professionals.
  • Quiz - 10 interactive questions; offers correct/incorrect remediation to reinforce effectiveness of training.
  • Right Turns/Left Turns/Intersections Preview - Gives a sneak peek at a full-length training program.