Air Brake Instructor: October 5 to 9, 2020

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Next available course starts October 5 – 9, 2020 – Air Brake Instructor

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. 
However during  Covid-19 restrictions we are operating at 50% room capacity.
We are fully booked for the remainder of 2020 courses.
Registration is OPEN for 2021 courses. 
Under Covid-19 rules we must restrict the class size to 9 students. 
Registration acceptance will be on a first come basis and full payment.
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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 & Covid-19 PPE  gear is 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
We are fully booked for  the remainder of 2020 courses.
2021: January 18 to 22, March 15-19, May 17-21, July 19-23, September 20-24, November 22-26
Fee
$1,375 +HST.