CLASS 1 COMPLETE PROGRAM
In Canada, truck drivers contributed $17.1 billion to the economy in 2010 alone, representing nearly 30% of all transportation GDP. Over 76% of all NAFTA transported goods between Canada, the US, and Mexico was transported by truck.
Trucking is a vital career path that contributes to the continued success of our communities, and training professional and confident truck drivers with a solid understanding of real-world trucking is paramount to our approach to driver training. Trucking is a complex career choice, and employers are searching for quality employees who will exceed industry-standards and drive with confidence, safety and professionalism.
Our Complete Class 1 Truck Driving Training program is an all-inclusive program designed for new truck drivers, and includes our outstanding on-road training experience and our interactive, innovative in-class instruction. We expose students to a variety of complex driving situations including in city, on the highway and in the mountains. Our Employment Skills Courses build a solid foundation of safety and professionalism, and give students access to valuable real-world driving that would otherwise take years to obtain.
We have seasoned and professional Instructors with many years of trucking experience, ensuring every student receives their personal attention helping drivers progress at a pace that suits their unique learning style.
Valley Driving School's Complete Class 1 Driver Training course includes:
- 16 hours - Air Brake Course
- 32 hours - On-road training, pre-trip & road test
- 4 hour theory - Defensive Driving for the Professional Driver
- 4 hour theory - Hauling Freight
- 4 hour theory - National Safety Code (NSC/Log Books/ELD)
- 4 hour theory - Transportation of Dangerous Good (TDG)
- 4 hour theory - Truck Smart
- Observation Time (no charge)
Class 1 Complete Program - $3999
*ICBC fees are not included in our prices
**Manuals and handouts are included with tuition