* It is rare, but some classes run at odd times.
* Multi-student discount available of enrollment of more than 2 students.
* Early bird special applied to a purchased class 30 days or more before class start date.
Our flagship training course, Level 2/3: Fundamentals course focuses primarily on light-duty vehicles, with introductory techniques for medium and heavy-duty work.
Level 2/3: Fundamentals is best for business owners, company managers, trainers, health and safety reps or any career-oriented operators.
Even the most experienced Level 2/3 grads tell us: “I didn’t know how much I didn’t know.”
Learn how to:
» Stay safe on scene
» Prevent property damage claims
» Calculate your towing capacity
» Apply towing standards
» Use proper terminology
» Perform basic winching (including the Cruse Loop
» Apply your new knowledge of resistance to real-life problems
» Earn customer confidence All attendees receive a Level 2/3: Fundamentals training package with workbook.
This online course is perfect for tow operators with some experience who would like to learn to work more safely and efficiently. Experienced tow operators looking to confirm their existing practices and pick up some tips will also benefit.
SETTING THE STANDARD
- Daily Vehicle Inspection
- Clothing & Accessories
- Operator Awareness
- Traffic Incident Management Area
- Design Factors & Ratings
- Wire Rope
- Synthetic Winch Line
- Hooks & Placement
RESISTANCE & CAPACITY
- Types of Resistance
- Rolling Resistance
- Damage Resistance
- Anchor Ability
- Practice Problems
INTRO TO TOWING
- Carrier: Loading, Unloading, & Securing
- Know Your Limitations
- Intro to Tow Capacity
- Heavy-Duty Tow Capacity
- Weight Transfer
- Light-Duty Hook-up
- Sling Tow
- Front Axle Securements
WINCHING & RECOVERY
- Roll Over-Stiff Leg
- Cruse Loop Technique
- Continuous Loop Recovery Straps
- One Lane Parallel Up-righting
There are no prerequisites to attend WreckMaster Training. That being said, there is a ton of information covered in level of training. It would be beneficial to attend the levels in order if acceleration to ensure you can keep up with the class.
TRANSPORTATION & ACCOMODATIONS
Each student is responsible for transportation to and from class. As well transportation to and from the hotel.
Each student is responsible for finding their own hotel or accommodation.
PAYMENT & REGISTRATION
Students must be registered through WreckMaster.com and full payment must be received before the start of class. To avoid any hiccups, please ensure that this is done by registering through WreckMaster.com.
WORKBOOKS & DIGITAL ACCESS
Students who registered for a hands-on class will receive a printed version of the workbook at the class.
WHAT TO BRING TO CLASS
Please bring a calculator, a notepad and pen. Hands-on portion will be rain or shine so please dress appropriately.
This course is eligible for certification. It is considered a T.R.O.C.P. Level 1 certification.
The Towing & Recovery Operator Certification Program™ (TROCP™) is a national certification program for towing operators developed by two of the industry’s top certification bodies: WreckMaster and Towing and Recovery Association of America, Inc. (TRAA).
For more information on getting certified, please visit: towcert.com