DOT Requirements for 12 and 15-Passenger Van Drivers


The U.S. Department of Transportation, or DOT, creates regulatory requirements for commercial drivers and the companies that employ them. There are situations where drivers of 12 and 15-passenger vans will be considered commercial vehicles, and must comply with DOT requirements. Learners who successfully complete this course should be able to identify requirements for commercial drivers. Learners should also be able to recognize DOT documentation requirements for qualified drivers and requirements for hours of service and driver violation notifications, as well as how to properly participate in a DOT audit inspection, identify DOT vehicle inspection requirements, and identify DOT requirements for record retention. This course is presented in English and Spanish.