The brakeboard program is available to provide instruction for a dual air brake system. This program can be modified for specific audiences i.e., instructors, drivers, mechanics, etc.
The brakeboard is a portable unit that can duplicate various brake functions and is used to explain and demonstrate the system as well as the required driver pre-trip inspection.
Defects can be simulated and identified so participants have an opportunity to observe the action and reaction to malfunctions within the system.
California Department of Education
Office of School Transportation
825 Riverside Parkway, Suite 110
West Sacramento, CA 95605