Introduction to Training

Meet & Greet

Trainer & Student Biography

Welcome to Knight Transportation (Student Packet)

Attitude by Charles Swindoll

House Rules

Bentley’s Rules

Training Relationship

Student Upgrade / Testing Out


Program Overview

Goal/Objective:

  • To ensure consistency in the training program resulting in Quality Drivers who are conscious of Safety and ready to become Valuable members of the Knight team.

Knight Team Rules

The Basics

Training Sequence

Safety and Retention


 

Core Proficiencies

PTDI

Driver Portal

  • Computer Based Training Modules
  • Knight App
    • Payroll
    • Messages
    • Trips

Evaluations

  • Everyday
    • Review Training Modules & Student Competency Checklist (TM, PTDI)
    • BTW Log
    • Trainers’ Notebook
  • Every Week
    • Initial Training Modules & Student Competency Checklist (TM, PTDI)
  • End of Second week
    • Go to Super Solo status (If both are comfortable)

 


Tips For Living on a Truck

eta-worksheet

btw-log-recap

btw-log-recap-practice

The Life Cycle of a Load

EVIR / PM Inspections / Roadside Inspections


Life Skills

  • True Colors / Personality Types
    • Green / Orange / Gold / Blue
    • Lion / Otter / Retriever / Beaver
    • Captain / Social Director / Navigator / Steward
  • Drive Through Listening
  • 5 Languages of Appreciation
  • 5 Levels of Communication
  • Seven Habits of Highly Effective People
  • Who Moved the Cheese?

    life-skills


Student Packet

Student Welcome

Daily To Do

PM Schedule

Backing Routing Scaling

Hours of Service

ETA Worksheet

BTW Log Recap

Recap Instructions

Custom Forms

  • Trip Record
  • Weekly Load Record
  • Monthly Load Recap

Company Forms

  • Trip Sheets
  • Delivery Receipts
  • EFS Checks
  • Paper Logs

Company Student Packet

  • New Driver Recap
  • Weekly Evaluations
  • Backing
  • Mountain Driving Skills
  • Trainer Evaluation