Class 1 - 40 hour course
Our Class 1 40 hour general course is designed for students to learn to safely and confidently operate a non-synchronized transmission, cornering and maneuvering a tractor trailer unit including; backing, coupling and uncoupling a trailer, driving in city traffic, highway conditions, on steep hills and extreme grades and all paperwork required for legal operation in the commercial transport industry.
This course exceeds the ICBC test standards and will prepare a person to enter the transport industry safely and confidently.
Course duration: 40 hours (5 days, with refresher before ICBC road test on the booked test day)
Class 1 general course cost is $5900 plus GST
(note that an air brakes endorsement and class 1 learners licence is required before starting on road training)
When available, Class 1 and 3 hourly courses are available upon request. Please call Barry at 250-263-2964
(Liability insurance rules dictate that use of our equipment for road testing requires 16 hours of in cab training)
Hourly Prices are $170 per hour (if available)
Our Class 3 course is designed for students to learn to safely and confidently operate a non-synchronized transmission comfortably and in control, cornering and maneuvering a class 3 unit including backing, and all paperwork required for legal operation in the commercial transport industry. Students will learn to drive in city traffic, highway conditions, and on hills This course is recommended for students wishing to enter the industry with a goal towards city pick-up and delivery work, sanitation, snowplow, fire department, vacuum and water truck work.
Please note; In extreme winter conditions the class 3 course may not be offered
Class 3 course cost is $4500+GST
CLASS 1 AND 3 DRIVER TRAINING