In order to register for truck or bus driver training offered by our school you must be 18 years of age or older and have a valid Ontario class G or higher drivers license. Our courses & truck training are offered 6 days a week and we give you the flexibility to create your own schedule. You set the dates and times, any time.link

Our comprehensive A-Z truck driver course consists first-rate training by fully qualified & certified professionals with decades of experience covering:link

Air Brake Endorsementlink

Held 1-2 times monthly. We are a Ontario Safety League Signing Authority, practical tests for the Z license are held at the school directly after instruction as part of the course.

■ Air Brake Adjustmentlink

Held based on demand. Applicants who complete this course successfully will be able to legally adjust manual slack adjuster equipped air brake systems.

■ Vehicle Inspections (Pre-Trip, En-route & Post-Trip)link

Integrally built into all our commercial vehicle courses, but also offered separately to individuals and organizations. We can help reduce downtime, maintenance and repair costs with comprehensive and proactive inspections.

■ Extreme Weather / Canadian Winter Drivinglink

■ Backing & Turning Manoeuvreslink

■ Hours of Service Regulations (Logbooks) - U.S. & Canadianlink

■ Transportation of Dangerous Goods (Hazardous Materials)link

■ Defensive Driving & Accident Prevention Techniqueslink

■ Drug & Alcohol Awarenesslink

■ Border Crossing Regulations and Procedureslink

■ Load Securementlink

■ F.A.S.T. Card Application Facilitationlink

Corporate Training/Driver Improvement:link

■ Commercial Driver Improvement Courseslink

■ Air Brake Refreshment & Renewallink

■ Pre-Employment Driver Testinglink

■ Senior Driver Re-Certification & Renewallink

■ Driver Regulation Update Traininglink

■ Hours of Service Regulationslink

■ Transportation of Dangerous Goods (Hazardous Materials)link

■ Defensive Drivinglink

■ Driver Rehabilitation & Recertificationlink

■ Border Crossing & F.A.S.T. Facilitationlink

■ Load Securementlink

■ Shunt Driver Traininglink

■ CVOR & Safety Consultinglink

Benefits of Choosing RICHARDS Truck Driving School:link

■ Registered as a private career college under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005link

■ Tuition Reimbursement Programlink

■ Ontario Safety League Signing Authoritylink

■ Excellent Relationships with Transport Companieslink

■ Lifetime Access to Job Placement Programlink

■ Courses are Income Tax Deductiblelink