Training

A day in the life of a Diesel Mechanic

By Seth Heiss Feb 14, 2019

Each day brings a new challenge for diesel mechanics at Schneider, but extensive training and support from shop leaders help them reach success.

How to safely complete a left turn in a tractor trailer

By Allie Broeniman Feb 4, 2019

Making a left turn may seem like a no-brainer in a noncommercial vehicle, but it's something that takes practice and patience while driving an 18-wheeler.

A Closer Look at Schneider's Tire Program, Training for Mechanics

By Seth Heiss Dec 18, 2018

All Schneider mechanics are trained to make the correct decision when inspecting tires on a unit. Here's how and what a new mechanic can expect.

How Schneider's Diesel Technician Training Keeps our Maintenance Team Updated With Technology

By Jeremy Gannon Jun 23, 2017

Does Schneider offer ongoing training for diesel technicians? It's one of the most common questions we get, and you'll like the answer.

‘7-second following distance? Really?!’ – A truck driver’s perspective

By Henry Frautschy Apr 18, 2017

Is a seven-second following distance reasonable for truck drivers? Even in traffic? A Schneider driver shares his insightful perspective.