You will be glad you did this
Everyone climbs onto the top of the tank during the first week. Drivers are grateful for the real-world instruction they receive at Highway Transport. That's why we are the best at equipping drivers with possible scenarios. Drivers get in-depth experience with handling a tanker. During the first week, the training tank is filled with water.
Top Hatch Training
It is one thing to be able to open a hatch. It takes a higher level of training to understand how to open a hatch while on top of a tank. Running through these practice scenarios over and over and training with water is a great way for drivers to become oriented with hatches, valves, loading, and unloading.