The Air Force selected Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, to test and evaluate a new certification program to turn government vehicle operator certifications into commercial driver’s licenses.
The new process, slated to start in October 2017, will allow Airmen who are certified to operate government vehicles to receive civilian certification without further training.
Tech. Sgt. Zachary Mayo, the 4th Logistics Readiness Squadron NCO in charge of training validation and operations, said the Air Force chose Seymour Johnson AFB as one of seven test sites because the North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles helped answer questions and resolve issues surrounding the program.
“The plan for implementing the program is to ensure all of the administration, study material, tests and examinations are…