We provide in-class or online training for the following classes in the trucking industry:
Reasonable Suspicion Drug and Alcohol Supervisor Training
Owner-Operator -- Start Your Own Company Class
We are not a trucking company - we are a training center, located in Downers Grove, IL. Website: www.smarttrucking.us
Also in our training center, we help with opening DOT & MC; all U.S. and Canada truck permits; IRP truck plates, form 2290 Heavy Highway Vehicle Tax; IFTA Calculations; Insurance; Factoring -- Invoice Financing; QuickBooks -- bookkeeping; and all you need to run your trucking business.
In this class, you will learn how to effectively cover trucks with loads. You will learn how to distinguish between types of trailers and loads; how to talk to brokers and book the best paying loads; how to resolve emergency situations while keeping everything and everybody under control. This class is ideal for anyone who wants to work as a dispatcher in a trucking company, or for those who want to start up their own motor carrier business.
ONLINE DISPATCHER CLASS
This class is designed for those who want to learn dispatch but cannot come to our Training Center. It is popular among out of state and out of country students who are planning to work in the U.S. or their home country. In this class, you will learn how to effectively cover trucks with loads. You will learn how to distinguish between types of trailers and types of loads; how to talk to brokers and book the best paying loads; how to resolve emergency situations while keeping everything and everybody under control. And all of this in the convenience of your home in a one-on-one student-teacher online session.
BOOK KEEPING CLASS FOR A TRUCKING COMPANY
This class is designed to teach you accounting and book keeping skills needed especially to provide a trucking business. Many students who plan on starting their own trucking business choose it after taking the Dispatch class. We work on one of the most popular and user-friendly accounting softwares. You will learn to keep track of income and expenses; generate profit and loss reports for tax and financial purposes; pay drivers; bill brokers; record owner equity, and much more. It sounds complicated, but it actually makes your life easier in a long run.
If you are an owner-operator, and thinking about starting up your own motor carrier business, this class is for you. We will teach you how to search for loads, get the best rates, and bill brokers for payment. Very easy, comprehensible and educating. At the end of the class, you will be equipped with all the knowledge needed to start working for yourself, including list of brokers to call, and other reference materials.
SAFETY MANAGER CLASS
In a trucking industry today, safety means better paying loads and lower insurance costs - which means financial stability for a company. Safety Manager Class is our unique and customized program for those who want to learn how to keep up with ever changing DOT rules. In this class, you will learn everything you need to know to be ready for a safety audit - driver qualification files, vehicle maintenance files, drug and alcohol policies and everything else you need to know to be compliant with DOT. Also included with the class are all the company safety policies, lease agreements, drug and alcohol policy, as well as Reasonable Suspicion Supervisor Training.
RUN YOUR OWN TRUCKING COMPANY WORKSHOP
Learn how to run your trucking business. We will cover the following aspects - dispatch, safety, permits, and book-keeping.
TRUCKING INSURANCE - LIABILITY, CARGO, AND PHYSICAL DAMAGE;
NON-TRUCKING INSURANCE - BOB-TAIL; DRIVER OCCUPATIONAL AND MANY OTHERS. CALL FOR A QUOTE 331-551-8787.