Schedule

North American Inspectors Championship

August 18-22, 2020 Indianapolis, Indiana
    Tuesday, August 18, 2020
  • Competition Equipment Set-up

    8:00 AM—4:00 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
  • Finance Committee Meeting (Invitation Only)

    9:00 AM—5:00 PM
    at Senate 1, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Event Registration and Member Services

    12:00 PM—5:00 PM
    at Grand Foyer, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Team Leader Orientation

    4:00 PM—5:30 PM
    at Grand Ballroom 1, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Contestant Orientation

    5:30 PM—7:00 PM
    at Grand Ballroom 1, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Wednesday, August 19, 2020
  • Networking Breakfast

    6:00 AM—8:00 AM
    at Grand Ballroom 4, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Staff Meeting

    6:30 AM—7:00 AM
    at Senate 1, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Event Registration and Member Services

    7:00 AM—5:00 PM
    at Grand Foyer, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis

  • Competition Equipment Set-up

    8:00 AM—4:00 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
  • General Session

    8:00 AM—9:00 AM
    at Grand Ballroom 5, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
    Moderator: Richard Roberts, British Columbia Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure, NAIC Chair
    Color Guard Posting of Colors
    National Anthems – Canada, Mexico and the United States
    Host Jurisdiction Remark
    Host Jurisdiction Recognition Plaques
    Contestant Roll Call
    CVSA President's Remarks Sgt. John Samis, Delaware State Police, CVSA President
    National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Driving Championships Committee Chairman's Remarks
    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Welcome Remarks
    2019 NAIC Grand Champion's Remarks Benjamin Schropfer, Nebraska State Patrol
     
  • Contestant, Group and Team Photos, Volunteer Photos and Contestant Video Introductions

    9:00 AM—10:30 AM
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  • Networking Refreshment Break

    10:30 AM—11:00 AM
    at Grand Foyer, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Contestant Training – How to Document a Violation

    11:00 AM—12:00 PM
    at Grand Ballroom 5, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
    Examine the score sheets for the competition and review how to properly document a violation.
  • Judge Orientation

    11:00 AM—12:00 PM
    at Grand Ballroom 2, Westin Indianapolis
  • Mexico Training Breakout Room

    11:00 AM—5:30 PM
    at Senate 2, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Guest Orientation

    11:00 AM—11:30 AM
    at Senate 1, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Networking Lunch (Provided)

    12:00 PM—1:00 PM
    at Grand Ballroom 4, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
     

  • Contestant Training

    1:00 PM—5:30 PM
    at Grand Ballroom 5, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Board of Directors Meeting (Invitation Only)

    1:30 PM—5:30 PM
    at Grand Ballroom 3, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Networking Refreshment and Snack Break

    2:15 PM—2:45 PM
    at Grand Foyer, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Motorcoach Driver Training Meeting

    3:30 PM—4:30 PM
    at Grand Ballrom 2, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Patch Exchange and Networking Reception

    7:00 PM—9:00 PM
    at Grand Ballroom 4, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Thursday, August 20, 2020
  • Staff Meeting

    6:00 AM—6:30 AM
    at Senate 1, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Event Registration and Member Services

    7:00 AM—5:00 PM
    at Grand Foyer, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Breakfast of Champions

    7:30 AM—9:30 AM
    at Indiana Convention Center
  • Competition Equipment Set-up

    8:00 AM—4:00 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
  • Contestant Training – Motorcoach Training

    9:30 AM—12:15 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
    Classroom training on motorcoach inspections with focus on the regulations, out-of-service criteria specific to passenger carrying vehicles and new safety features of a motorcoach.
  • Networking Refreshment Break

    10:30 AM—11:00 AM
    at Grand Foyer, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Networking Lunch (Provided)

    12:30 PM—1:30 PM
    at Grand Ballroom 4, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • On-site Level I FedEx Driver Orientation

    1:30 PM—3:30 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
  • On-site Motorcoach Driver Orientation

    1:30 PM—3:30 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
  • Mexico Training Breakout Room

    1:30 PM—5:30 PM
    at Senate 2, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Canada DG Training Breakout Room

    1:30 PM—5:30 PM
    at Senate 1, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
    DG training will cover the schedules, ERAPs, training, documentation, safety marks, means of containment and special cases.
  • Contestant Training – HM/DG Regulation Compliance

    1:30 PM—3:30 PM
    at Grand Ballroom 5, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
    Hazardous materials (HM) training will cover compliance items including the HM procedure, agricultural operations, placards, labels, packaging, applicability of hazmat registration and safety permits, and cylinders. Dangerous Goods (DG) training will cover the schedules, emergency plans, training requirements, documentation, special cases, safety marks (labels and placards) and means of containment.
  • Networking Refreshment and Snack Break

    3:30 PM—4:00 PM
    at Grand Foyer, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Contestant Training – HM/DG Olympics

    4:00 PM—5:30 PM
    at Grand Ballroom 5, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
    Challenge yourself and test your knowledge of HM and DG.
  • Friday, August 21, 2020
  • Staff Meeting

    6:00 AM—6:30 AM
    at Senate 1, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Networking Breakfast

    6:00 AM—7:30 AM
    at Grand Ballroom 1, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Competition Elements

    8:00 AM—6:00 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
    North American Standard Out-of-Service Criteria Exam
    North American Standard Level I Inspection
    North American Standard Level I Procedure
    North American Standard Cargo Tank/Other Bulk Packagings Inspection
    North American Standard Level V Passenger Carrier Vehicle Inspection
    Bullpen 1 Contestant Briefing Room  Indianapolis Convention Center
    8:15 Red and Blue
    9:15 Yellow and Green
    11:30 Purple and Orange
    Bullpen 2 Contestant Holding Room  Indianapolis Convention Center
    Bullpen 3 Contestant Exam Room Indianapolis Convention Center
    Bullpen 4 Contestant Holding Area Indianapolis Convention Center
    Time Level I Inspection Cargo Tank/ Other Bulk Packagings Inspection Level V Passenger Carrier Vehicle Inspection OOSC Exam
    9:00 – 9:55 Red ½ Blue ½ Blue
    10:10 – 11:05 Blue ½ Red ½ Red Yellow and Green
    11:20 – 12:15 Yellow ½ Green ½ Green Red and Blue
    12:30 – 1:25 Green ½ Yellow ½ Yellow Purple and Orange
    1:40 – 2:35 Purple ½ Orange ½ Orange
    2:50 – 3:45 Orange ½ Purple ½ Purple
     
  • Networking Lunch (Provided)

    11:00 AM—1:00 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
  • Equipment Teardown and Setup

    4:00 PM—8:00 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
  • Saturday, August 22, 2020
  • Staff Meeting

    5:15 AM—5:45 AM
    at Senate 1, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • Networking Breakfast

    5:45 AM—6:15 AM
    at Grand Ballroom 1, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis

  • Holding Room

    6:45 AM—7:10 AM
    at Indiana Convention Center
  • Introduction of Champions

    7:25 AM—7:45 AM
    at Indiana Convention Center
  • Competition Elements

    8:00 AM—2:00 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
    North American Standard HM/DG Inspection
    Bullpen 1 Contestant Briefing Room  Indiana Convention Center
    7:45 Orange and Green
    8:30 Purple and Yellow
    10:15 Red and Blue
    Bullpen 2 Contestant Holding Room  Indiana Convention Center
    Bullpen 3 Contestant Holding Area Indiana Convention Center
    Time HM/DG Inspection
    8:00 – 8:25 ½ Orange
    8:30 – 8:55 ½ Orange
    9:00 – 9:25 ½ Green
    9:30 – 9:55 ½ Green
    10:00 – 10:25 ½ Purple
    10:30 – 10:55 ½ Purple
    11:00 – 11:25 ½ Yellow
    11:30 – 11:55 ½ Yellow
    12:00 – 12:25 ½ Red
    12:30 – 12:55 ½ Red
    1:00 – 1:25 ½ Blue
    1:30 – 1:55 ½ Blue
     
  • Networking Lunch (Provided)

    11:00 AM—1:00 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
  • Equipment Teardown and Ship Equipment

    2:00 PM—3:00 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
  • Contestant Question and Answer Period

    3:00 PM—4:00 PM
    at Grand Ballroom 1, Second Level, Westin Indianapolis
  • NAIC-NTDC/NSVDC Awards Ceremony

    5:30 PM—7:30 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
    Moderator: Sgt. John Samis, Delaware State Police, CVSA President
    Video Safety Message
    John Youngblood Award of Excellence
    Team Award
    North American Standard HM/DG and North American Cargo Tank/Other Bulk Packagings Inspection Awards
    North American Standard Level V Passenger Carrier Vehicle Inspection Awards
    North American Standard Level I Inspection Awards
    Country High Points
    Jimmy K. Ammons Grand Champion Award
     
  • NAIC-NTDC/NSVDC Reception

    7:30 PM—9:30 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center
  • Award Winner Photos

    7:30 PM—8:00 PM
    at Indiana Convention Center