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CLASS 1CLASS 2CLASS 3CLASS 4CLASS 5&7RV & CAMPERAIR BREAKS   ROCKY MT ADVANCED COURSE

 

Albion Driver Training has the island’s best rates. As the leading driving school for Victoria, we offer 1 on 1 instruction for Classes 1,2,3,4,5, & 7. Our vehicles are clean, comfortable, & safety inspected. Read more about our vehicles

trucking-school-albionWe provide our students with quality instruction in a comfortable environment so they are confident in their skills on the road and in advancing their careers. Whether you are looking to simply gain more confidence on the road for day to day driving, or perusing a career in the trucking industry Albion Driver Training has you covered! With a superior reputation for providing employment ready commercial drivers, you can enter the work force with extreme self-reliance in your training.

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For inquires, pricing and booking information please contact us today, we look forward to hearing from you. Courses and training are HST exempt.

 


Rocky Mountain Advanced Course (Class 1) 

Kick start your career with Albion’s Advanced Driver Training Course. Get out of the classroom and onto the road. Haul a live load through BC and Alberta’s toughest roads. This course teaches the fundamentals that the leading transport companies look for in new drivers.

Learn how to :

  • Chain upallbion-rocky-mountain
  • Do proper load placement
  • Secure a load
  • Slide axels and fifth wheel
  • Communicating with dispatchers
  • Fill out log books
  • Scale procedures
  • … and much more!

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Pick up a trailer in Greater Vancouver and see it through to one of many destinations across BC and Alberta. This course is a must for anyone considering a career as a long distance driver. Give yourself the tools to find a great and rewarding career while keeping yourself and others safe on the roads. Albion is proud of our many students who have found employment opportunities upon completion of this course.  All students enrolling in the Advanced Driver Training course must hold a valid class 1 drivers license. Contact Us today for more information

 

Training at Albion is done one-on-one by an experienced driving instructor

 


 

Class 1 (Tractor & Trailer) Driving Course

driving school victoria Albion Driver Training is proud to offer both manual and automatic transmission driver training for our class one license training. We will guide you from the beginning basics of your Pre-Trip inspection, Practical on–road driving, right through to your I.C.B.C. Road Test, and Certification.  We will teach you to perfect shifting, turning, backing up, coupling & uncoupling, and ultimately negotiating your unit safely through traffic. This license will allow you to legally operate a range of  vehicle options.  With this course, you will be able to drive any vehicle covered by Classes 1,2,3,4,& 5.  These include buses, dump trucks (with pups), fire trucks, & Super “B” trailers. Contact Us today for more information

 

Albion offers both manual and automatic transmission driver training for Classes 1 and 3

 


 

 

Class 2 (Buses) Driving Course

Best driving school victoria This license will allow you to operate buses, such as Coach ( Tour or Short Hall), School, Transit, & special activity buses. It also includes motor vehicles, or combinations of vehicles that fall into the category of Classes 4 & 5, such as ambulances, limousines, & taxis.   With this type of range of vehicles, your choice of job opportunities is quite varied, and can be tailored to suit your life style. Frequently your cargo will be people. Your first priority is to maintain the safety of your passengers. Emergency breakdowns, loading & off-loading, & pre- trip & post-trip inspections are areas that will be covered by the instructor. You must be at least 19 years old in order to apply for this license.  Contact Us today for more information

 

Training at Albion is done one-on-one by an experienced driving instructor

 


 

Class 3 (Straight Truck) Driving Course

best driving school victoria This license will allow you to operate a vehicle with more than two axles, the exception being those that are used to transport passengers.  This category would include dump trucks, fire trucks, general freight trucks & large tow trucks. This will also enable you to drive a number of specialty trucks that might include tanker trucks & flat decks with hoists etc. This will allow you to operate any vehicle or combination of vehicles listed under Class 5. Trailers may not exceed 4,600 kg. under this classification. The instructor will assist you in learning to shift gears efficiently up & down, learning pre-trip inspection, & maneuvering your vehicle through the rural, highway, & city traffic. You must be at least 18 years of age to apply for this Classification.  Contact Us today for more information

 

Albion offers both manual and automatic transmission driver training for Classes 1 and 3

 


 

 

Class 4 (Ambulance, Limousine, Taxi & Small Buses) Driving Course

best rates driving school victoria This license is available as Restricted or Unrestricted. Both allow you to operate all vehicles, or combination of vehicles listed under Class 5. They also include ambulances, limousines & taxis (with up to ten passengers, including driver), & specialty vehicles used to transport passengers with disabilities (up to ten passengers, including driver).
The Unrestricted license also allows the driver to operate buses with a maximum of 25 passengers (including driver) The applicant must be at least 19 years of age in order to qualify for this license. Contact Us today for more information

 

Training at Albion is done one-on-one by an experienced driving instructor

 


 

Classes 5 & 7 (Passenger Vehicles) Driving Course

car driving school victoria These classes are for those who are looking to earn their first driving license, (N), their permanent license, as well as those who already have their license, & feel that they need a refresher course. Our instructor will help you through the basic fundamentals of such as starting, stopping, backing up, parking, & shoulder checks. The practical training will allow you to gain confidence in your abilities as a defensive driver.  As with all classifications, our first priority is for the safety of yourself and those you share the road with. Lessons are available in our clean, modern, dual-control vehicle, or if you prefer, your own vehicle. Applicants must be at least 16 years old to qualify for this licence. Contact Us today for more information

 

Training at Albion is done one-on-one by an experienced driving instructor

 


 

Code 51 (R.V. & Camper) Driving Course

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This license will allow you to operate all vehicles covered by Classes 5 & 7.  It also covers you for Recreational trailers (house) exceeding 4,600 kg. providing neither the truck nor trailer has air brakes. The course will focus on making the driver aware of the challenges of operating a vehicle of larger height, weight, and length. The student will learn proper pre-trip procedures, driving through tight turns, backing up, braking distances, & blind spots.
You will achieve confidence in you abilities which will allow you to enjoy your “home away from home” experiences, as well as staying safe on the road. The applicant must be at least 16 years old in order to qualify for this license. Contact Us today for more information

 


 

 

For more information on ICBC rules and regulations please visit their website   ICBC Driver Licensing

If you have any questions or inquires please don’t hesitate to contact us.

 

Albion Driver Training is the leading driving school in Victoria, BC. The company specializes in driver training and truck driver training

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