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 hills and all paperwork required for legal operation in the commercial transport industry.

This course is recommended for students wishing to enter the industry with a goal towards city pick-up and delivery work, highway transport, or someone already familiar with the industry.

Course duration: 40 hours (4 eight hour minimum days, with refresher and ICBC road test on the 5th day)

Class 1 general course cost is $5300 plus GST

CLASS 1 AND 3 DRIVER TRAINING

Class 3

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.

Class 3 course cost is $3500+GST

Please note*

Class 1 and 3 hourly courses are available upon request. Please call Barry at 250-263-2964

Class 1 - 80 hour course

In comparison to our Class 1 40 hour general course, the Class 1 advanced course offers everything the general course offers but also includes load securement, chaining and un-chaining of drive wheels, operating on industry roads with the proper use of a road radio along with industry road etiquette, and oilfield map reading (LSD system) .

Please note: we recommend the advanced course for students wishing to enter local oilfield employment. This course is more applicable to the specialized requirements of the oil industry.

 Class 1 advanced course cost $9,900