This Heavy Duty class is a 3 day course - day one begins at 9:30AM and days 2 and 3 begin at 7:30AM. Emphasis is on conduct & appearance, operator responsibilities, equipment knowledge, chain & wire rope specification, load limits, straps & slings, rigging for a successful recovery, calculating resistance, air brake systems, towing & hookup techniques, and hazardous materials. A test and certification will conclude the course. This training reflects minimum heavy duty tow truck operator training. Depending on the student and his/her abilities and experience, additional training may be required before towing for the rotation tow program.• Refreshments and lunch are included on all days of training and dinner is included on day 1. • Drivers will need to wear their tow company uniform and pants to each class. • It is also essential that drivers wear work boots with a minimum oil resistant sole and safety apparel required for hands on training. • Please bring a pen and scrap paper for the exam. • A successful class is dependent on the amount of Heavy/Medium Duty Tow Trucks made available to each class. Please have your driver bring a 3 Axle Heavy Duty Tow Truck or a 2 Axle Medium Duty Tow Truck to this class. Please note that the instructor(s) will check for a valid driver’s license upon class check-in, the name on the driver’s license must match the name on the roster. Please allow up to two (2) weeks for your test results. Terms & Conditions: NO cancellations or refunds within seven (7) days of the class. Code & Conduct: All students/drivers will conduct themselves in a professional manner, horseplay or roughhousing is not allowed on site. Students and drivers will follow the direction of the instructor, CTTA Representative, and host company manager while on site. No alcohol, weapons or illegal substances, or harassment of others will be allowed. Students must be respectful of property of CTTA as well as the host company, please report any malfunction or breakage, immediately. Instructors have the final decision on any questionable behavior or appearance and may evict any student from the class as they see fit. Cheating on the test will not be tolerated, this includes the use of notes or electronic devices.