Number of credits
Number of contact hours allotted for specific training
Program approved in 2004.
The aim of the Trucking program is to help students develop attitudes and behaviours that are deemed essential to the practice of the trade such as defensive and fuel-efficient driving, together with courtesy behind the wheel, a sense of responsibility and professionalism, the ability to manage their time, resourcefulness for handling unexpected events and emergencies and for rapid problem solving and to be concerned about projecting a positive image of the company by means of a neat persoanl appearance and a clean vehicle.
To be eligible for admission to this program, candidates must meet one of the following requirements:
Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent, for example, an Attestation of Equivalence of Secondary V studies, or a postsecondary diploma such as the Diploma of College Studies or a Bachelor's degree
Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary IV credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition for equivalent learning
Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test (see the following table), or recognition of equivalent learning
Persons who have obtained Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister are required to pursue general education courses, concurrently with their vocational training, in order to obtain the Secondary IV credits they lack in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister.
Conform to the requirements as outlined by la Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec (SAAQ) to obtain a class 1 license.
CS de la Rivière-du-Nord
Vocational training centre
Centre de formation du transport routier de Saint- Jérôme
|Mirab(ang)||W||Aug 06, 2019|
|Bouch(ang)||D/W||Aug 27, 2019|
|Bouch(ang)||D/W||Jan 20, 2020|
|Mirab(ang)||W||Dec 13, 2019|
Targeted professions (Link to Emploi Québec's IMT En ligne)
|Number or code||Course Name / Competency||Hours|
|860301||To determine their suitability for the trade and the training process||15|
|860313||To identify the possible systems that characterize semitrailers||45|
|860323||To resolve problems stemming from the application of regulations||45|
|860333||To ensure that the truck is in good condition||45|
|860346||To perform basic driving techniques||90|
|860353||To plan a trip||45|
|860363||To handle the loading and unloading of a truck||45|
|860374||To drive a truck on rural roads and highways||60|
|860389||To make a trip with a delivery||135|
|860396||To integrate into the workplace||90|