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Commercial Truck Driver (Class A)

Effective July 1st, 2017, the Ministry of Transportation (MTO), implemented mandatory entry-level training for commercial class A truck drivers. All new drivers attempting the Class A road test after the above noted date will have to successfully complete the mandatory entry-level training before attempting the road test.

OETIO offers an Instructor Led -103.5 hour (covered in 4 weeks), MTO approved Commercial Truck Driver Training (Class A) program that meets MTO standards. Upon completion of our program, drivers will be able to take the Class A road test.

Topics:

  • Employment in the Commercial Vehicle Industry

  • Vehicle Components and Systems

  • Basic Driving Techniques

  • Professional Driving HAbits

  • Tractor-Trailer Off-Road Tasks & Manoeuvres

  • Documents, Paperwork & Regulatory Requirements

  • Vehicle Inspection Activities

  • Hours of Service Compliance

  • Cargo Securement & Loss Prevention

Course Length: 

  • 4 Weeks

Prerequisites: 

  • Copy of Approved Medical Report by your physician

  • Must successfully pass MTO's written A License and written Z Endorsement  - Please send in copies of both written A and Z pass test results along with any receipts that you have been given.

  • WHMIS Certificate

  • Ministry of Labour Health and Safety for Workers

  • Copy of Driver's License and Driver's Abstract

Cost: 

  • Free to IUOE Local 793 Members

  • Non-Members $15,000.00

Offering Training Programs in Compliance with

ministry of labour, training and skills development