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Canadian Hours of Service Program Online Course

Canadian Hours of Service Program Online Course
Price: $74.99
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Canadian Hours of Service Program Online Course Overview

Canadian Hours of Service Program Online Course

The federal Commercial Vehicle Drivers Hours of Service Regulations set important limits for transport drivers within Canada in an effort to combat fatigue-related crashes. These regulations protect the public, and all individuals involved in commercial transportation.

This online Canadian Hours of Service course covers the specifics of the regulations. After completing this course, an understanding should be gained of the regulations governing hours of service in Canada; documentation requirements; responsibilities of carriers, shippers, and drivers; mandatory off-duty times and on-duty time limits; and, exemptions to the daily limits.


This online Canadian Hours of Service course covers the following topics:

Log books and the law


Daily logs

  • Exemptions
  • Electronic Recording Devices

Driver Activities

  • Duty Status
  • On-Duty
  • Driving
  • Off-Duty
  • Sleeper Berth Status
  • Recording Duty Status

Daily limits

Work shifts

Deferral of off-duty time

Safety marks

Sleeper berths


Emergency exemptions

Adverse driving conditions

Out-of-service declarations

Additional topics

  • North of 60
  • British Columbia
  • Alberta
  • Saskatchewan
  • United States


Approximately 3 hours


Testing conducted in this online course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to pass this course. The course is able to be taken three times in efforts to achieve the pass mark.


Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing. This certificate is valid for 3 years from the date of completion printed on the certificate unless otherwise specified by an employer, legislation, or other authority.


Welcome to the international hours of service programme for fleet safety.
This course was created just for you. For drivers in the transportation industry

The programme covers the federal industry. Differences in service hours restrictions

in provincial laws and regulations. Information on driving in the United States

While every attempt is made to comply with requirements – made to ensure accuracy of the real regulations are the final authority

If you complete the course successfully, you will receive a completion certificate

Why do we require hours of service rules. What if there were no rules?

Limiting the number of hours a driver could drive

The goal of this course is aid drivers in their comprehension of

the service hours regulations.

Laws and facts are intended to assist.

drivers lower the number of collisions

The number of accidents and the severity of injuries

lower the associated costs and in the long run

save lives at the end

In the law, logbooks the current situation

commercial vehicle drivers hours of

On, service regulation went into effect.

This new regulation went into effect on January 7, 2007.

based on ten years of meetings with

The importance of professionals and industry in

The sessions focused on weariness and

the necessity for drivers to sleep more

As a result, they limit the maximum and minimum driving times

In the past, compulsory off-duty times

The rules were not dependent on sleep and

They are now conducting fatigue study.

federal laws on working hours

apply to commercial vehicles with

truck tractor federal operating status

trailer, or any combination of the foregoing

vehicles with a gross weight in excess of

more than 4,500 pounds bus seats

capacity of 11 or more people, including

the driver



Why Use Us?

  • Short notice registration
  • Typically small classes and more individualized attention
  • Certified instructors with many years experience
  • Creative teaching styles
  • Variety of locations to suit your needs
  • Classroom and elearning options
  • Fun , motivational and effective programs
  • Competitive pricing
  • Lots of scheduling options during the month
  • Group rates may apply
  • Your facility or ours for larger classes
  • Site specific training to suit your industries safety needs

About Us

Our instructors are certified to conduct a variety of courses and have many years experience in facilitating programs.

Over 20 years running seminars in the Alberta area.

Programs are recognized in Canada and many for international applications.

Certificates - Temporary and Permanent certifications awarded.

We meet or exceed Industry Standards.