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Driving Safety Canada

Although employers cannot control roadway conditions, they can promote safe driving behavior by providing safety information to workers and by setting and enforcing driver safety policies. Crashes are not an unavoidable part of doing business.


The Motor Vehicle Safety Regulations for the Canada motor vehicle industry include C.R.C., c. 990 and C.R.C., c. 1038.

Government Regulations:
Motor Vehicle Operators Hours of Work Regulations C.R.C., c. 990
Motor Vehicle Safety Regulations C.R.C., c. 1038

Who Needs this Training?
A person who handles offers for transport or transports hazardous materials must be adequately trained.

Dangers of Remaining Uncertified:
Employees can be exposed to hazardous material while on the job. The proper training will help protect employees from exposure.

Included Topics:
By the end of this course, we will have covered the following topics:
Introduction – 0:18
Topic 1: Introduction to Driving – 1:34
Topic 2: Impaired Driving – 2:31
Topic 3: Defensive Driving – 3:05
Topic 4: Distracted Driving – 1:42
Topic 5: Extreme Weather – 2:48
Topic 6: Transportation of Hazardous Materials – 2:37
Topic 7: Inspections and Maintenance – 1:02
Summary – 0:22

Course Layout:
Course format consists of video instruction, intermediate quizzes, and Final Knowledge Check.

Course Duration:
A minimum of 25 minutes is required to complete this course.

OSHA requires annual recertification for workers where occupational exposure takes place.

Certificate of Completion:
A completion certificate is available for printing immediately upon successfully finishing the course.