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Having a CDL and being a good driver isn’t always enough to be good at this job. There are certain traits, like in any other job, that can be very useful and can help you become a great truck driver. The skills that you need are mostly things that you can work on and improve if you don’t already possess them. If you are choosing a career in the trucking industry and you want to be successful, you should always keep learning. So what are the skills that make a great truck driver?
Team driving for truck drivers is very different from driving solo. There are both pros and cons to team driving. Some training schools require you pairing up with a trainer in order to complete your CDL training, so we are going to talk about some pros and cons and things to look out for.
CDL or a Commercial Driver’s License is required to operate large, heavy or placarded hazardous material vehicles in commerce. A class A CDL allows you to drive any combination of vehicles with a GVWR/GVW(Gross Vehicle Weight Rating/Gross Vehicle Weight) of 26,001 pounds or more, provided the GVWR/GVW of the vehicles being towed is in excess of 10,000 pounds. Class A holders are also permitted to operate any commercial motor vehicle including classes B and C.
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