Featured Seminar

Sacramento, CA
September 21-22
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Course Overview

Introduction to DOT Compliance and Fleet Safety

Whether you have been in the transportation industry for 50 years, or just learned what a log book was last week. DOT compliance is a critical skill to master before taking any leadership or safety sensitive position.

Our 2-day course was designed in easy to understand in depth terms. We will cover topics like what the auditor is allowed to ask you for during an investigation, your rights as a company, and how to create and maintain your DOT regulated files. (See complete list below)

DOT compliance can be tricky. Just the rules you’re required to follow at the office can be daunting. Then adding on making sure your driver’s know exactly what is expected of them; it’s no wonder why people give up. After this course, maintaining DOT compliance on the road, and in the office will be a breeze!

A Few Topics We Cover-

(And heaps more!)

  • Quickly build a solid foundation by learning industry terms and definitions.
  • Understand who is governed by the DOT, how it works and how DOT regulations apply to you.
  • Learn about DOT classifications and how rules change between a “Motor Carrier” and a “Commercial Motor Vehicle”.
  • Learn best practices during a DOT Audit and how you can ensure a seamless experience, and minimize fines.
  • Learn how to utilize federal resources to track your safety scores.
  • Review the “Safety Rating Factors” and discover how it could be affecting new customer opportunities, insurance rates, and potential issues during litigation.
  • Review regulation and best practices for Hours-of-Service rules, Log Books and Log Book Audits.
  • Learn how proper Safety Management could actually help you in the future. Why it’s important and why it’s required.
  • Learn how to create and manage Driver Qualification files, Vehicle Maintenance, and Inspections files. As well as best practices that go above and beyond regulation.This covers the basics of the class. Our open question policy allows you to clarify specific questions you have pertaining to your company or industry.
    *Note from the Instructor-

    “DOT Compliance can be a lot to cover. Every person we speak with has a different situation or set of needs. Please feel free to bring specific questions to the seminar.”

  • Have Questions About What We Cover?

    Call us: 432-653-0104

Course price: $795

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*ADDED BONUS* attendees will receive:
  • FMSCR Regulation Book
  • 200 page workbook with sample driver forms
  • Sample Audit Readiness forms
  • Articles & helpful tips from other companies
  • Dave Ramsey’s “EntreLeadership” book

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Hampton Inn & Suites
3021 Advantage Way
Sacramento, CA 95834
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2261 Killebrew Drive
Bloomington, MN 55425
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Country Inn & Suites
3518 W. Memorial Road
Oklahoma City, OK 73120
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Events may be rescheduled or cancelled based on scheduling or venue availability. In the event of a cancellation or rescheduling, attendees will receive a credit towards the rescheduled event or a future event. Attendees may cancel their admission to our events within 10 days of checkout for a full refund, no refunds will be offered after 10 days. DOT Readiness Group is not responsible for any travel related expenses incurred due to a cancellation or rescheduled event, we advise all attendees to make plans with a reasonable rescheduling flexibility. DOT Readiness Group thanks you in advanced for your understanding and cooperation.