Commercial driver training

Learn about mandatory driver training, driver’s licence endorsements, and driver improvement courses for commercial drivers.

Services and information

Effective March 1, 2019, standardized, entry-level training is mandatory for all new Class 1 and 2 commercial drivers.

The School Bus Driver Improvement Program (S Endorsement) is designed to give school bus drivers additional training to safely drive a school bus and transport passengers.

Get a Q endorsement on your driver’s licence to drive a vehicle with air brakes.

Commercial drivers can take this course to become better informed about safe driving practices.

Introduction

Driver training provides commercial drivers with the knowledge and skills necessary to become capable, proactive and responsible drivers.

Find out more about Mandatory Entry-Level Training for Class 1 and 2 commercial drivers.

Contact

Connect with Driver Education and Examination Standards:

Edmonton office

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-427-8230
Toll free: 310-0000 before the phone number (in Alberta)
Email: trans.driver.prog@gov.ab.ca

Address:
Driver Education and Examination Standards
Alberta Transportation
1st Floor, Twin Atria Building
4999 98 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta  T6B 2X3

Calgary office

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-427-8230
Toll free: 310-0000 before the phone number (in Alberta)
Email: trans.driver.prog@gov.ab.ca

Address:
Driver Education and Examination Standards
Alberta Transportation
1st Floor, Willowglen Business Park
803 Manning Road NE
Calgary, Alberta  T2E 7M8