Best Practices for CMV Drivers: Start-Up, Back-Up, and Parking Procedures

Learn to recognize and avoid hazards during these critical maneuvers. Enhance your CMV driving skills with AdvanceOnline.

  • Comprehensive overview of FMCSA - 49 CFR 383, 392, 393, and 396 regulations
  • Easily finish the course in just 10 minutes
  • In-depth lab exercises for hands-on learning
  • Made for all CMV drivers
100% Online At Your Own Pace
In compliance with FMCSA 49 CFR regulations
Certificate Upon Completion
Interactive and Engaging

About This Course s-mod-info

This best practices course covers one topic included in the Safe Driving Practices for CMV Drivers course: Start-Up, Back-Up, and Parking Procedures.


This course is intended for all CMV drivers.

Learning Outcomes

This course teaches the concepts and skills necessary to:

  • Recognize how to avoid the hazards associated with starting up and/or backing up a parked CMV and list ways to help drivers avoid accidents with a parked CMV.


AdvanceOnline is accredited by the International Accreditors for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and offers IACET CEUs for its learning events that comply with the ANSI/IACET Continuing Education and Training Standard.  IACET is recognized internationally as a standard development organization and accrediting body that promotes the quality of continuing education and training.