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1A/3A Driver Training

We offer the 1A/3A Driver Training Programs year-round and can cater to most customers time requests.  Please contact us for soonest availability

Standard 1A Course Curriculum (1-6 week) programs include:

–         Starting, stopping and parking

–         Signalling

–         Air Brakes

–         Turns, Turnabouts, Backing, Straddling and Blocking

–         Lane Changing, Road Position, Passing and Being Passed

–         Controlled and Uncontrolled Intersections and Traffic Lights.

–         Right of Way

–         City, Grid Road and Highway Driving

–         Pre and Post Trip Inspections (Circle check)

–         Up and Down Shifting (double clutching), splitting of gears

–         Tractor Control

–         Defensive Driving

–         Intersection Crossing

–         Traffic Flow

–         Merging

–         Following Distance

–         Coupling and Uncoupling (Value added…not required for SGI road test)

Below are the SGI prerequisites and prices in regards to Trans Industrial’s 1A Driver & Industry Training Program.

Prerequisites:

  • Valid Class 5 drivers license (Non-Novus Status)
  • Completion of Medical Exam (Conducted by doctor or medical clinic)  Avg. cost $95.00
  • Learner’s License Written Exam (For 1A Learners Licence, you will have to write Class 5, 4, 3, 2, 1, Air Brakes & Signs exams)(For 3A Learners Licence, you will have to write Class 5, 4, 3, Air Brakes and Signs exams).  The cost to write the exam is $45.00 (Paid to SGI) Pre-requisite for 1A obtainment required by SGI, conducted at SGI main offices.  Books available free of charge at any SGI license issuer or you can view the books online at SGI’s website.  We also offer a half day learner’s tutorial session to help and assist in the learner’s license.
  • SGI Final Road Exam, Pre-Inspection & Air Test is included in the tuition (2 attempts)

 

1)   1 Week 1A/3A Course  (20hrs of instruction and up to 20hrs of observation) $2350.00 + GST

–         Includes demonstration and instruction toward obtaining a 1A/3A licence

 

2)   2 Week  1A/3A Course  (40hrs of instruction and up to 40hrs of observation) $3750.00 + GST

–         Includes demonstration and instruction towards obtaining a 1A/3A licence

 

3)   3 Week 1A/3A Course   (60hrs of instruction and up to 60hrs of observation) $4900.00 + GST

–         Includes demonstration and instruction towards obtaining a 1A/3A licence.  The course also includes, Log Books/Hours of Service, Axle Weights, Bridging Laws, Logistics of Transport, WHMIS & TDG.

 

4)   4 Week 1A/3A Course   (80hrs of instruction and up to 80hrs of observation) $5750.00 + GST

–         Includes demonstration and instruction towards obtaining a 1A/3A licence.  The course also includes Log Books/Hours of Service, Axle Weights, Bridging Laws, Logistics of Transport, WHMIS, TDG & PDIC

 

5)   2 Week 1A/3A & 1 Week Safety Training Course      (40hrs of instruction, up to 40hrs of observation and approx 30hrs of in-class instruction) $4900.00 + GST

–         Includes 2 weeks of 1A/3A Driver Training and 1 week of safety courses which include H2S Alive, Confined Space I & II or Ground Disturbance I & II, 1st Aid/CPR, WHMIS & TDG

 

6)   3 Week 1A/3A & 1 Week Safety Training Course     (60hrs of instruction, up to 60hrs of observation and approx 52hrs of in-class instruction) $5750.00 + GST

–         Includes 3 weeks of 1A/3A Driver training and 1 week of safety courses which include Log Books/Hours of Service, Axle Weights, Bridging Laws, Logistics of Transport, H2S Alive, Confined Space I & II or Ground Disturbance I & II, 1st Aid/CPR, WHMIS, TDG and PDIC

 

7)   4.5 Week 1A/3A and 1.5 Week Safety Training Courses   (90hrs of instruction, up to 90hrs of observation and approx 62hrs of in-class instruction) $7795.00 + GST

–         Includes 4.5 weeks of 1A/3A Driver training and 1.5 weeks of safety courses which include Log Books/Hours of Service, Axle Weights, Bridging Laws, Logistics of Transport, H2S Alive, Confined Space I & II, Ground Disturbance I & II, 1st Aid/CPR, WHMIS, TDG, PDIC, SCOT, Fall Arrest & Forklift