Module 04: Mapping, Route Planning, and Time management

Module Objectives:

Insure every trainee is proficient in managing, route planning and time management.


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Explain that not only are we in the business of moving freight on time, damage free and without other safety/compliance issues, we are also in the time management business since we have limited hours to work. Time spent driving is money.

Time management, that maximizes drive time, starts with solid planning.






Ask the question: “What kind of resources do we have to use for mapping and route/trip planning?

Show the trainee how to map a typical trip successfully

Discuss using Zonar vs. Phone app directions





Share experience and outcome because of  bad routing or bad planning






Have the trainee map and plan the next trip successfully