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Is the class online or hands-on?

The Driver Training course that has been approved by the MTO is a hybrid training course.  Each driver will complete the first section of their training course.  This section is an eLearning section.  Once that is complete the will schedule a location for their in-hard hands-on training.  This 6 hour in-yard training will be completed with a WreckMaster Instructor.  Once an operator completes the 6 hour in-yard training operators will be able to take the final training evaluation on-line.  Once the evaluation is passed operators will earn their certificate.

Where are the 6 hour in-yard hands-on training?

The dates and location will vary.  We will do everything we can to schedule dates and locations throughout Ontario. 

What is the tuition price for the MTO approved Tow Truck Driver Training course?

The tuition price for the course is $849 + tax.  This price includes the eLearning component, the 6 hour hands-on in-yard training and the final training evaluation.

What do I get if I take the Online training courses?

Once you complete any of our online training tutorials you will receive a certificate of completion. This can be viewed and printed from a student learning center.

How do I access my online training course?

Login in to TowTruckDriverTraining.ca. Click on “Dasboard” to access your courses from your Tow Truck Driver Training Dashboard.

Does my training content expire or will I lose access to it?

You will always have access to purchased courses. Although, the course does expire after 3 years. 

What topics are covered in the course?

See below for a general description of the course outline, or CLICK HERE to download the full syllabus.

1. Introduction to Tow Industry Vehicles

1.1 Tow Truck Driving Terms

1.2 Licensing Requirements & Compatibility of a Light-Duty Towing Vehicle

2. Safe Working Environment Health & Safety

2.1 Workplace Safety, Regulations, & Practices

2.2 Hazards & Clean-up

2.3 Biohazzards & Injuries

2.4 Work-related Trauma & Self-care

3. Transportation Legislation, Regulations, & Policies

3.1 Required Documentation & CVOR

3.2 GVCR, GCWR, & Tow Capacity

3.3 Load Securement Regulations

3.4 Lighting Systems & Regulations

3.5 Towing & Storage Safety & Enforcement Act (TSSEA)

4. On-Scene Protocols

4.1 The Tow Operators Role & Emergency Response Teams

4.2 Temporary Condition Requirements

5. On-Scene Safety Measures & Managememt

5.1 Coordination with Emergency Services & Dispatch

5.2 Plannning Ahead & Anticipating Problems

5.3 Safe Practices

6. Towing, Winching, & Extraction Techniques

6.1 Securement

6.2 Calculating Towing Loads

6.3 Towing Vehicle Equipment

6.4 Safe Hooking Techniques

6.5 Car Carrier Loading Techniques

6.6 Loading Techniques of Motorcycles & Trikes

6.7 Hostile Terrain & Resistance Factors

7. Roadside Services

7.1 Non-Towing Serivices

7.2 Professionalism

7.3 Customer Sercice & Documentation

8. Safe Driving Pracitices: Co-Operative & Safe Tow Operation

8.1 Equipment Capacities & Maintenance

8.2 Safely Removing Hazardous Materials & Debris

8.3 Keeping Up with the Trends

 

9. In-Yard Training (6 hours at the location of your choice)

Ontario Tow Truck Driver Training Final Evaluation

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