PDF Version Of The Commercial Driver Handbook (2012 - 2013)

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Section 1: Introduction

This section is for all commercial drivers

Section 2: Driving safely

This section if for all commercial drivers

Section 3: Transporting Cargo

This section is for all commercial drivers

Section 4: Transporting Passengers Safely

This section is for drivers who transport passengers

Section 5: Air Brakes

This section is for drivers who drive or tow vehicles with air brakes

Section 6: Combination Vehicles

This section is for drivers who need a Class A CDL

Section 7: Doubles and Triples

This section is for drivers who tow doubles or triples

Section 8: Tank Vehicles

This section is for drivers who drive tank vehicles

Section 9: Hazardous Materials/Wastes

This section is for drivers who need a HAZMAT endorsement

Section 10: School Buses

This section is for all commercial drivers that drive school buses

Section 11: Pre-Trip Test

This section will assist drivers taking the pre-trip test

Section 12: Basic Vehicle Control Skills Test

This section will assist drivers taking the skills test

Section 13: Driving Test

This section will assist drivers taking the driving test

Glossary

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