Transport (AZ) Courses

Tractor-Trailer Driver Course

Ottawa Campus Full Time Course Schedule*:
Monday-Friday 8am-4pm
The Air Brake (Z) course runs the first weekend of each course date below and the schedule can be found on the Air Brake Courses Page.

September 13 – October 22, 2021
October 25 – December 3, 2021

*All full time courses offered at our Ottawa Campus are offered in-person with physical distancing standards implemented. This means we will be accepting a maximum of 12 students per class. Our classrooms will be set up so as to maintain distancing throughout the course. Hand sanitizer will be available and masks or face coverings must be worn throughout the course.

Prerequisites:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Provide an OSSD/equivalent (or take an equivalency test prior to beginning the course)
  • Hold a valid G license
  • At your own expense, pass a MTO vision/medical test PRIOR to the start of this course (Download this form HERE, must be printed double sided to be accepted)
    • This form must be completed by a doctor and returned to DriveTest. We require a photocopy of the completed report prior to the beginning of the course.
  • In order to take the course, you will be required to bring in the following items (at your own expense):
    • PPE (Safety boots, reflective vest, work gloves)
    • Driver’s Abstract (Available online HERE)

You will also be required to pay the licensing fee at any DriveTest location when you do the written test after the in-class portion of the course. This fee is approximately $120 and is not included in the course.

Contact Us

PDIO’s Main Campus is located at:

4-2 Fisherman Drive, Brampton, Ontario, L7A1B5

Our campus is open Monday-Friday 8am-4pm. To limit the number of people in the office, we can be reached Monday-Friday 8am-4pm by phone or email.

PDIO’s Ottawa Campus is located at:

211-1956 Robertson Road, Nepean, Ontario, K2H5B9

(365) 998-1346

1-844-567-4034

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