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Thursday, April 29, 2021

Heavy Advanced Braking Systems Course

Start Date: 4/28/2021 8:00 AM EDT
End Date: 4/29/2021 4:00 PM EDT

O & K Truck Repairs, Ltd.
350 Grand Island Blvd.
Tonawanda, NY  United States  14150

Organization Name: Trucking Association of New York

Jennifer Andrelos, Executive Assistant
Email: jandrelos@nytrucks.org
Phone: (518) 458-9696

Course Objective:

  • Enable the in-service heavy vehicle technician to service, repair, maintain and diagnose major types of heavy vehicle brake systems;

  • Introduce heavy vehicle brake system theory, operation, and inspection to the in- service technician;

  • Define, generically, the various types of braking systems; and Convey to the technician the importance of proper brake servicing.

The two-day course will include training in:

  • All aspects of a heavy duty brake • system

  • All modules, including ABS module • and ABS training

  • Factors which control vehicle stopping

  • Brake regulations

  • Braking system types

  • Air brakes

  • Air valves

  • Construction of foundation brakes

  • Brake actuating mechanisms

Certification in Brake Repair is provided upon successful completion of the course.

Additional Information:
Lunch will be provided both days.
Registration deadline is April 21, 2021. Class size is limited to 10 people.

Safety precautions to mitigate the risk of COVID-19 will be practiced and enforced.

To pay by check, download the registration form here and remit to Trucking Association of New York.