Driver Training

(DRIV 001) Class 1 Driver Training

Not Available Until Further Notice

(Single Trailer and "B" Train)

This course provides one-on-one training with a truck and trailer to prepare you for the ICBC Road Test.

Program Costs

See current fees

See additional ICBC costs.

The "Driving Commercial Vehicles" manual and appropriate medical forms can be obtained free of charge from any ICBC office or BC Access Centre.

Admission Requirements

  • Full Class 5 Driver's Licence (no "N")
  • 19+ years of age
  • Air Brake Endorsement
  • Class 1 learner's license (ICBC requires a Class 1 learner's license BEFORE your road test can be booked. As the test is an integral part of the scheduling process, please obtain your learner's beore enrolling in driver training.)
  • Copy of your ICBC Drivers Abstract (available at no cost)

Make sure you meet all ICBC requirements for getting a commercial licence.

For additional information or to register contact the HEO Program Assistant at 250.740.6227 or HEO@viu.ca.

Note

  • Certification does not guarantee that ICBC will issue an upgraded licence or endorsement.
  • ICBC may require a trainee to be retested by a Driver Examiner.
  • ICBC will have access to all training and assessment records.


(DRIV 003) Class 3 Driver Training

Not Available Until Further Notice

This course provides one-on-one training with a truck to prepare you for the ICBC Road Test.

Program Costs

See current fees.

See additional ICBC costs.

The "Driving Commercial Vehicles" manual and appropriate medical forms can be obtained free of charge from any ICBC office or BC Access Centre.

Admission Requirements

  • Full Class 5 Driver's Licence (no "N")
  • 18 years of age
  • Air Brake Endorsement
  • Class 3 learner's license (ICBC requires a Class 3 learner's license BEFORE your road test can be booked. As the test is an integral part of the scheduling process, please obtain your learner's beore enrolling in driver training.)
  • Copy of your ICBC Drivers Abstract (available at no cost)

Make sure you meet all ICBC requirements for getting a commercial licence.

For additional information or to register contact the HEO Program Assistant at 250.740.6227 or HEO@viu.ca.

Note

  • Certification does not guarantee that ICBC will issue an upgraded licence or endorsement.
  • ICBC may require a trainee to be retested by a Driver Examiner.
  • ICBC will have access to all training and assessment records.


(AIRB 100) Air Brake Endorsement

Not Available Until Further Notice


ICBC Certified Air Brakes Course - Powell River Campus

October 28 & 29, 2022

Registration Information

No application fee. For information on registration, please contact:

Program Assistant

HEO@viu.ca
250.740.6227
Building 180