Description

Improper brake adjustment is the #1 reason tractor-trailers go out of service. In general, today's drivers are not as mechanically inclined as those in the past, and many don't understand the basic functions of air brakes and how to inspect them.

This course uses dramatic footage, dynamic graphics, 3-D animation, hazard perception challenge scenarios, and "Road Wise" commentary from seasoned transport pros while covering important information drivers need to know about air brakes.

Course Outline

  • Fundamentals of air brake techniques
  • Mechanics and operation
  • Helping drivers avoid crashes
  • Liability
  • Down time