This program provides the student with the basic knowledge and practical skills necessary to become an entry-level truck driver. All in-vehicle instruction at Extreme Professional Driver Training is one-on-one instruction with a licenced ICBC instructor.
The student and instructor will work in-town and rural routes. Class 1 driver training includes pre-trip and 2 hour road tests at ICBC. Training will be done on a full size tractor-trailer unit, loaded at 70% of legal axle weight.
This program provides the student with the knowledge and practical skills necessary to be ready to be a truck driver for any number of applications. This program will consist of one-on-one instruction, with the student and instructor on in-town, rural and mountain routes. Training will be done on a full size tractor-trailer unit, loaded at 70% of legal axle weight.
Class 1 driver training includes 16 hour ICBC certified Air Brake Course, 28 hours of Class 1 Training, a pre-trip inspection, Classroom Theory (approx. 6 hours), a 5 hour road trip, and a road test at ICBC.
The theory portion includes:
- Shifting theory
- Log Book Instruction
- Chain-Up Procedures.
The driving portion includes: Pre-Trip Coupling and Uncoupling, Backing Up, Defensive Driving, Uphill & Downhill Shifting, Road Test Prep & the actual Road test.
Students must pass their Air Brake knowledge test prior to their road test.
Extra Costs to Students
- Road Test Fee - $60.00
- Licensing fee - $17.00
- Medical form processing fee - $28.00
- Medical examination fee – Prices vary between doctors
- Class 1 learners written - $15.00
- Air Brake written - $15.00
- If writing Class 1 Learners and Air Brake tests on the same day, there will be a one-time charge of $15.00
Students must give 24 hours notice if not able to attend scheduled lessons or they will be charged for those missed lessons.
Extreme Professional Driver Training Inc. is HST Exempt.
We have 3 different basic courses. Choose from either a 32, 40, or 60 hour course. These driver education programs provide a student with the knowledge and practical skills necessary to be an entry-level truck driver. It consists of one-on-one training with a professional, certified instructor with in-town instruction as well as rural routes.
All training is carried out in a tractor-trailer combination loaded to 70% of the legal axle weight.These courses includes:
- Shifting a non-synchromesh transmission;
- Pre-trip inspection;
19 years of age and valid Class 1 learners license.
Extreme Professional Driver Training Inc. is tax deductible.