$110 – Escort Vehicle Driver Training – HAMPTON – EVDT – 1 Stop Driving School – 3018 W. Mercury Blvd, Hampton, VA 23666
An escort vehicle is used to escort trucks with loads or convoys of vehicles. It serves as a forward or rear warning device to the general public and is required for specific over-dimensional or overweight loads. Escort vehicles are also referred to as flag or pilot cars.
The escort vehicle driver is responsible for the overall movement of the load. It is important to remember that the over-dimensional load driver and the escort driver function as a team. Each person must contribute his or her skills and complete attention to ensure the load’s safe movement. Constant alertness is necessary to anticipate and avoid problems.
Currently, Virginia has reciprocity agreements with the following states: Florida, Georgia, Minnesota, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Utah, and Washington.