HOURS OF SERVICE CANADA COURSE OVERVIEW
Welcome to Hours of Service Canada. This course will teach you about hours-of-service regulations for commercial truck drivers working in Canada. But before we begin, let’s make sure you understand how to navigate this course.
As a commercial vehicle driver, you log a lot of kilometers on the road, under a variety of conditions. However, after many hours of driving, fatigue sets in. Fatigue can lead to bad decisions, and unfortunately, crashes.
For this reason, Transport Canada has established specific regulations regarding a driver’s hours of service, as well as the driver’s daily log.
HOURS OF SERVICE CANADA COURSE TOPICS:
After completing this course, learners will understand:
The purpose and importance of hours-of-service regulations;
How to comply with these regulations by:
- Managing time spent driving, on-duty and off-duty accordingly;
- Keeping a current, accurate record of time management.
Hours of Service Canada covers the following topics:
- Hours of Service Overview
- Preventing Driver Fatigue
- Hours of Service Regulations
- Driving Rules
- Driver’s Daily Log
- Putting It Into Practice
- Logging Examples
- Review of the 13/14/16-Hour Rules
- Review of the 70/120-Hour Cycles
HOURS OF SERVICE CANADA COURSE DURATION:
Approximately 1 hour
HOURS OF SERVICE CANADA TEST:
Testing conducted in this online Hours of Service Canada is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved.
HOURS OF SERVICE CANADA CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION:
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available to download and print.
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.