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In order to register for truck or bus driver training offered by our school you must be 18 years of age or older and have a valid Ontario class G or higher drivers license. Our courses & truck training are offered 6 days a week and we give you the flexibility to create your own schedule. You set the dates and times, any time.

Our comprehensive A-Z truck driver course consists first-rate training by fully qualified & certified professionals with decades of experience covering:

  • Air Brake Endorsement
  • Air Brake Adjustment
  • Vehicle Inspections (Pre-Trip, En-route & Post-Trip)
  • Extreme Weather / Canadian Winter Driving
  • Backing & Turning Manoeuvres
  • Hours of Service Regulations (Logbooks) - U.S. & Canadian
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods (Hazardous Materials)
  • Defensive Driving & Accident Prevention Techniques
  • Drug & Alcohol Awareness
  • Border Crossing Regulations and Procedures
  • Load Securement
  • F.A.S.T. Card Application Facilitation

Corporate Training/Driver Improvement:

  • Commercial Driver Improvement Courses
  • Air Brake Refreshment & Renewal
  • Pre-Employment Driver Testing
  • Senior Driver Re-Certification & Renewal
  • Driver Regulation Update Training
  • Hours of Service Regulations
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods (Hazardous Materials)
  • Defensive Driving
  • Driver Rehabilitation & Recertification
  • Border Crossing & F.A.S.T. Facilitation
  • Load Securement
  • Shunt Driver Training
  • CVOR & Safety Consulting

Benefits of Choosing RICHARDS Truck Driving School:

  • Registered as a private career college under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Ontario Safety League Signing Authority
  • Excellent Relationships with Transport Companies
  • Lifetime Access to Job Placement Program
  • Courses are Income Tax Deductible