Schedule

North American Inspectors Championship

August 14-18, 2018 Columbus, Ohio
    Friday, August 17, 2018
  • Networking Breakfast

    6:00 AM—7:30 AM
    at Union C Ballroom, 2nd Floor
    Sponsored By: Vehicle Inspection Systems
  • Staff Meeting

    6:00 AM—6:30 AM
    at Champaign Room, 2nd Floor
  • Competition Elements

    8:00 AM—6:00 PM
    at Greater Columbus Convention Center, Hall D
    North American Standard Out-of-Service Criteria Exam
    North American Standard Level I Inspection
    North American Standard Level I Procedure
    North American Standard HM/DG Inspection
    North American Standard Cargo Tank/Other Bulk Packagings Inspection
    Bullpen 1 Contestant Briefing Room  Greater Columbus Convention Center, Room B132
    8:15 Red and Blue
    9:15 Yellow and Green
    11:30 Purple and Orange
    Bullpen 2 Contestant Holding Room  Greater Columbus Convention Center, Room B131
    Bullpen 3 Contestant Exam Room  Greater Columbus Convention Center, Room B130
    Bullpen 4 Contestant Holding Area Greater Columbus Convention Center, Hall D
    Time Level I Inspection Cargo Tank/ Other Bulk Packagings Inspection HM/DG 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
     
  • Lunch (Provided)

    11:00 AM—1:00 PM
    at Greater Columbus Convention Center
  • On-site Motorcoach Driver Orientation

    2:00 PM—3:00 PM
    at Greater Columbus Convention Center, Hall D
  • Equipment Teardown and Setup

    4:00 PM—8:00 PM
    at Greater Columbus Convention Center, Hall D
  • Saturday, August 18, 2018
  • Staff Meeting

    5:30 AM—6:00 AM
    at Champaign Room, 2nd Floor
  • Networking Breakfast

    6:00 AM—6:30 AM
    at Union C Ballroom, 2nd Floor

  • Holding Room

    7:00 AM—7:25 AM
    at Greater Columbus Convention Center, Room B132
  • Introduction of Champions

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

    8:00 AM—2:00 PM
    at Greater Columbus Convention Center, Hall D
    North American Standard Level V Passenger Carrier Vehicle Inspection
    Bullpen 1 Contestant Briefing Room  Greater Columbus Convention Center, Room B132
    7:45 Orange and Green
    8:30 Purple and Yellow
    10:15 Red and Blue
    Bullpen 2 Contestant Holding Room  Greater Columbus Convention Center, Room B131
    Bullpen 3 Contestant Holding Area Greater Columbus Convention Center, Hall D
    Time Level V Passenger Vehicle Inspection
    8:00 – 8:20 ½ Orange
    8:30 – 8:50 ½ Orange
    9:00 – 9:20 ½ Green
    9:30 – 9:50 ½ Green
    10:00 – 10:20 ½ Purple
    10:30 – 10:50 ½ Purple
    11:00 – 11:20 ½ Yellow
    11:30 – 11:50 ½ Yellow
    12:00 – 12:20 ½ Red
    12:30 – 12:50 ½ Red
    1:00 – 1:20 ½ Blue
    1:30 – 1:50 ½ Blue
     
  • Lunch (Provided)

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

    2:00 PM—3:00 PM
    at Greater Columbus Convention Center, Hall D
  • Contestant Question and Answer Period

    3:30 PM—4:30 PM
    at Taft A Room, 1st Floor
  • NAIC/NTDC Reception

    5:30 PM—6:00 PM
    at Greater Columbus Convention Center, Atrium, 4th Floor
  • NAIC/NTDC Awards Ceremony and Banquet

    6:15 PM—10:00 PM
    at Greater Columbus Convention Center, Battelle Grand Ballroom, 3rd Floor
     
    John Youngblood Award of Excellence
    Team Award Sponsored By: FedEx Corporation
    North American Standard HM/DG Inspection and North American Cargo Tank/Other Bulk Packagings Inspection Awards Sponsored By: National Tank Truck Carriers
    North American Standard Level V Passenger Carrier Vehicle Inspection Awards Sponsored By: American Bus Association and United Motorcoach Association
    North American Standard Level I Inspection Awards Sponsored By: YRC Freight
    Country High Points Sponsored By: J.B. Hunt Transport Inc.
    Jimmy K. Ammons Grand Champion Award Sponsored By: HELP Inc. 
     
  • Award Winner Photos

    10:00 PM—10:30 PM
    at Greater Columbus Convention Center, Battelle Grand Ballroom, 3rd Floor