Air Brake Instructor: January 13-17, 2020

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Air Brake Instructor- Z Endorsement

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Prior to this course students must attend and qualify from the one week Techniques of Instruction course.
Please register early to avoid disappointment. A waiting list on first come basis will operate.
Note! The Maximum number of students for this course is 14.
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Course Description
Instructors with a background in driver training and air brake operation are eligible to take this one week MTO Approved course
(Air Brake ‘Z’ Endorsement). Hands-on instruction and practice teaching sessions provide students with a thorough understanding of how to both operate and explain an air brake system.
Course Content
Air brake Z Endorsement instructor training programs involve practical demonstration, instruction & testing on an air brake board and vehicle; i.e. the week  is focused upon the workings of the Air Brake system.
Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, graduates will be able to:

  • Explain, demonstrate and teach the functions of the air brake system
  • Demonstrate air brake adjustment.
Format
Classroom: formal instruction, workshops and hands-on training with an air brake board and home preparation each evening.
Field: hands-on demonstration with a vehicle (full safety attire required).
Certification
Instructor Certificate: Successful candidates receive an instructor certificate to accompany an application to the Ministry Transportation of Ontario Driver Certification Program for Signing Authority as an air brake instructor for a carrier holding recognized authority. (Our Registrar will pass you along to the appropriate member of staff)
Prerequisites
  • Techniques of Instruction (1 week course) Check dates for ToI as it usually starts one week prior to ABI
  • Solid knowledge of fleet operations & experience in driver training
  • Valid commercial class licence & endorsement held for 3 years or more
  • Driver abstract, ZERO demerit points
Duration
5 days: Classroom 8.30 am to 4 pm daily homework is assigned.
Course Dates
2020: Jan 13-17, Apr 13-17, Jul 13-17 & Oct 5-9
Fee
$1,375 +HST.