CDL Entry Level Driver Training - Class A
(ELDT)

CDL Entry Level Driver Training

FMCSA Approved Online Theory Course 

Required course to get your CDL

FMCSA-APPROVED CDL ENTRY LEVEL DRIVER TRAINING (ELDT) – CLASS A

Individuals who obtain a commercial learner’s permit (CLP) on or after February 7, 2022 will need to complete this course before they will be permitted to take their CDL skills Test. Upon completion of this course the results will be submitted to the FMCSA Training Provider Registry. Prior to providing any testing services CDL Testing centers will retrieve these results from the FMCSA Training Provider Registry to confirm that the student has completed this course.

This course covers the following 30 units for the CDL Class A ELDT as mandated by the FMCSA:

Basic Operation

  1. Orientation
  2. Control Systems/Dashboard
  3. Pre- and Post-Trip Inspections
  4. Basic Control
  5. Shifting/Operating Transmissions
  6. Backing and Docking
  7. Coupling and Uncoupling

Safe Operating Procedures

  1. Visual Search
  2. Communication
  3. Distracted Driving
  4. Speed Management
  5. Space Management
  6. Night Operation
  7. Extreme Driving Conditions

Advanced Operating Practices

  1. Hazard Perception
  2. Skid Control/Recovery, Jackknifing, and Other Emergencies
  3. Railroad-Highway Grade Crossings

Vehicle Systems and Reporting Malfunctions

  1. Identification and Diagnosis of Malfunctions
  2. Roadside Inspections
  3. Maintenance

Non-Driving Activities

  1. Handling and Documenting Cargo
  2. Environmental Compliance Issues
  3. Hours of Service Requirements
  4. Fatigue and Wellness Awareness
  5. Post-Crash Procedures
  6. External Communications
  7. Whistleblower/Coercion
  8. Trip Planning
  9. Drugs/Alcohol
  10. Medical Requirements

COURSE SAMPLE

1. Each section of the course contains a theoretical part in the form of a presentation:
2. After passing the theoretical part, you will have access to a training quiz to consolidate knowledge

TRAINING QUIZ (sample)

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs) establish basic safety rules and standards for:
drivers and other employees of motor carriers.
motor carriers.
commercial motor vehicles (CMVs).
all of the above.
3. After passing all the lessons and quizzes of the theoretical part, you must pass the final exam.
The final exam contains 20 questions
To pass the exam you need to get 80% of the correct answers

FINAL EXAM HAZMAT(sample)

In order to obtain your commercial driver’s license (CDL,) you must first:
have all restrictions removed from your personal driver’s license.
obtain a commercial learner’s permit (CLP).
be at least 15-years old.
both A and C.
4. After successfully passing the exam you will receive a certificate of completion of the course and your data will be entered into FMCSA Training provider registry.

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