Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Commercial Vehicle Operations Training


A special transportation service (STS).

Oversize/Overweight Permit Training

This free class will show you time-saving ways to apply for your OSOW transportation permits.

Training classes are limited in size, so register at least two weeks in advance. You will be sent a confirmation of your registration. If you do not receive confirmation, please contact us to verify the class has not been canceled.

Training topics:

  • Resource and website review
  • Permittable Axle Weights in Minnesota
  • Permitting system tutorial
  • Managing your account and users
  • Managing payment profiles
  • Annual Permit trip logs
  • Auto-generated and custom routing tips
  • Solving routing issues
  • Storing individual vehicle information for later retrieval without re-entering data
  • Searching a previous permits and use it as a template for a new permit
  • Bridge Analysis and review process
  • Seasonal Load Restrictions – axle group weights
  • Pilot Car Escort requirements