Air Brake Course
Learn the basic principals in the operation of air brakes in order to write the provincial certification exam. This interactive classroom instruction includes 16 hours of theory utilizing a demonstration brake component board and hands on foundation brake plus 4 hours of practical hands on training and testing on an air brake equipped vehicle, or your own air brake equipped vehicle if requested.
Plus 4-hours of practical 6:30 -10:30 pm Monday or Tuesday evening the following week “arranged in the classroom”. These 4 hours include the pre-trip practical test. Upon successful completion you’ll receive a form to take to ICBC who will charge a fee for the provincial computer touch screen exam consisting of 25 questions plus an additional fee to replace your Drivers License to include the Air Brake endorsement.
Please prepare time for homework on Saturday after class.
* Meets or exceeds ministry requirements for certification.
Date: Courses are offered once per month – check the calendar for dates. No course in August.
Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (Lunch will be on your own from approx. 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.; there are restaurants within walking distance).
Location of Training:Westshore Learning & Training Centre – Annex – 2139 Sooke Road, in Colwood
Cost: $225 per person (no tax) payment is required to register.
To Register: Either call 250-383-6041 to pay by credit card or visit Westshore Learning & Training 814 Goldstream Ave. to pay with Cash, Cheque or Debit
Pre-registration ensures a minimum enrollment is met to determine if the course will proceed. When a course fails to reach this minimum we reluctantly must cancel it. Please notify our office at 250-383-6041 if you are unable to attend for any reason. Payment in full will be processed if cancellation is not received in our office 48 hours prior to course commencement. Roadmasters Safety Group Inc. reserves the right to modify or cancel any program, course, timetable or objective without notice or prejudice.
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact 250-383-6041.