KMS Transport Driving Academy offers Cargo Securement course to individuals and groups that require training or retraining to meet the compliance regulations for NACSS to perform the requirements of their profession. The Cargo Securement training course is developed to provide the most update compliance and regulatory information for drivers operating commercial vehicles over 4,500 KG. / 26,001Lbs.

As the driver, you are responsible for making sure the load is evenly balanced and properly secured against shifting. Any cargo that breaks loose or shifts during a sudden stop or sharp turn could cause a collision. All loads carried on a motor vehicle or trailer must be bound, covered or otherwise securely fastened or loaded such that no portion of the load can fall off the vehicle or trailer.

Course Curriculum

  • Logs
  • Dressed Lumber 
  • Metal Coils
  • Paper Rolls; Concrete Pipe-Crosswise
  • Intermodal Containers
  • Automobiles, Light Trucks & Vans
  • Heavy Vehicles, Equipment& Machinery; Flattened or Crushed Vehicles
  • Roll-on/Roll-off Containers & Hook Lift Vehicles and Large Boulders

Benefits

The Driver

  • Feels more confident about handling the vehicle
  • Feels safer
  • No time lost reloading
  • Keeps his job

The Carrier

  • Better safety record
  • Improves business
  • Competitiveness
  • Improves company’s
  • reputation/image 
  • Reduced insurance costs
  • Reduced cargo damage
  • claims; no “lost” cargo
  • No time lost reloading
  • Reduced liability

The Public

  • Road safety
  • More confidence sharing the road with big trucks

 

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