Your journey towards understanding and achieving compliance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations begins here! Trucksafe Academy is a leading provider of comprehensive online DOT compliance courses, covering topics like DOT registration, driver qualification, hours-of-service, vehicle maintenance, DOT enforcement, and much more.
Trucksafe Academy's online training courses are unlike any others! Specifically built to bring safety team members and drivers up to speed on the most significant components of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations, our courses break these complex topics down to their basic components and present them in an engaging fashion. Why choose from an a la carte menu of mundane, outdated training videos when you can receive comprehensive training on all pertinent topics in one engaging course?
In-depth video lessons, plus helpful written resources and quizzes to keep you on your toes!
Top quality, relevant and up-to-date material taught by industry experts
Complex regulatory topics made intuitive through engaging training videos and content
One-Stop DOT Compliance Training
Finding quality and comprehensive DOT compliance training materials in an easy-to-follow format can be maddening. Traditional regulatory training resources are outdated and bloated with topics that are irrelevant to most trainees, not to mention boring! Trucksafe Academy is your one-stop shop for intuitive, no-nonsense DOT regulatory training courses.
Our courses are designed with both desktop and mobile users in mind. Especially critical for commercial drivers who are on the road--but equally available to all enrollees--the mobile versions of our courses work great on any tablet or handheld device with internet access!
Improve Safety Metrics
Regulatory non-compliance can cost you thousands in fines, increased insurance premiums, and lost earnings due to out-of-service orders. Whether you're a business owner, safety team member or driver, our courses are sure to provide the information you need to stay compliant and out of the DOT's crosshairs.
Realize Potential Insurance Savings
Many commercial insurers offer premium discounts or other incentives to carriers whose drivers and safety team members complete comprehensive safety training like our courses.
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DOT Compliance for Safety Managers
An in-depth course designed for business owners and safety managers, covering all major components of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations, and what it takes to build and maintain a compliant safety program. Understand precisely what the FMCSA expects in terms of effective safety management controls.
DOT Compliance for Drivers
Comprehensive regulatory training materials for commercial drivers covering topics like driver qualification, hours-of-service, vehicle maintenance, drug/alcohol testing, and more. The perfect tool for commercial drivers to help minimize enforcement and keep your trucks moving!
Reasonable Suspicion Supervisor Training
DOT-mandated training for driver supervisors covering the signs and symptoms of alcohol and drug use. This training satisfies the requirements of 49 C.F.R. 382.603, allowing supervisors to determine whether reasonable suspicion exists to compel a DOT-mandated drug or alcohol test.
Hazardous Materials Training
An in-depth course for hazmat employees designed to assist motor carriers, shippers, brokers, and others involved in the highway transportation of hazardous materials meet their regulatory requirement to provide all hazmat employees training at least every 3 years.
Trucksafe's mini courses focus on a particular regulatory-compliance topic and generally run between 1 and 2 hours in length. These courses are great for targeted or remedial training. For comprehensive training, be sure to check out our featured courses.
A detailed look at the federal driver qualification rules in 49 C.F.R. Part 391, including minimum driver qualification standards, physical qualification and medical cards, road tests, driver training requirements, and driver qualification files.
A mini course focused on the hours-of-service rules in 49 C.F.R. Part 395, including duty status, driving and on-duty limits, driver logging, ELDs, short-haul and other exemptions.
Simple, Affordable ELDT.
Trucksafe Consulting will soon be offering DOT-mandated theory-based entry-level driver training for those seeking to obtain or upgrade Class A or B CDLs or hazmat endorsements. Stay tuned for details!
Avoid Costly Enforcement!
In 2020, the average fine assessed by the FMCSA against motor carriers for non-compliance was $5,959.* For a fraction of that amount, you can enroll in one of our courses and gain the regulatory knowledge you need to reduce the likelihood of that type of enforcement for years down the road.
*Source: FMCSA Summary of Closed Enforcement Cases. https://ai.fmcsa.dot.gov/SafetyProgram/EnforcementCase.aspx.