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In our information society, we depend on reliable telecommunications services to stay connected.

Telecommunications systems are as vital to us as air, water, food and shelter. Smith System’s proven methodology can help your drivers stay safe, whether they’re heading to repair a cell phone tower or driving through a neighborhood to fix broadband connections.

What Training Is Right for Me?


Help reduce fleet crashes and improve your safety rating with Smith System’s DriverDirect program. DriverDirect students gain first-hand experience and learn how to handle stressful driving situations. Training includes both classroom and behind-the-wheel instruction. Smith System makes it easy by handling the details and scheduling of your training. We’ll even travel to your location for your convenience.

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Personalized driver safety training for fleets
Individual driver safety training for fleets


If your company is looking to train in-house driving trainers, Smith System’s DriverTrainer program is ideal for you. This certification program equips your trainers with driver safety skills and knowledge to relay to your fleet. In this program, they will learn crash-prevention methods, along with key training skills. We teach how to identify students’ strength and weaknesses and how to cater lessons to the individual.

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SmithE-Learning℠ online courses are available whenever and wherever an employee is available for training. Drivers will learn safe driving practices and how to manage stressful driving conditions. While online courses cannot replace the effectiveness of behind-the-wheel learning, these courses provide excellent value and can serve as a supplement to DriverDirect.

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Advanced Backing

A van full of equipment in an unfamiliar, crowded parking lot can be a recipe for disaster. The Smith System Advanced Backing course can help you reduce backing accidents by educating drivers on close-quarter maneuvering and backing skills. This hands-on course allows drivers to experience difficult situations first hand and learn the best ways to manage them. Reduce the most common type of crashes with this full-day course.

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Safety & Compliance Consulting

Smith System safety and compliance consulting can help your telecommunications company stay DOT compliant. Whether you’re a new or seasoned safety or fleet manager, we can help you understand regulations and maintain a high safety rating.

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DOT Compliance Consulting for Fleets