COMMERCIAL VEHICLE DRIVERS' HOURS OF SERVICE ONLINE COURSE OVERVIEW
This online Commercial Vehicle Drivers' Hours of Service course covers Canada's Federal Hours of Service regulations. It is intended to help drivers and carriers understand and increase their compliance with the regulations.
COMMERCIAL VEHICLE DRIVERS’ HOURS OF SERVICE TEST
Testing conducted throughout this online Commercial Vehicle Drivers' Hours of Service course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved. Supplemental materials necessary to complete this course can be accessed online.
COMMERCIAL VEHICLE DRIVERS’ HOURS OF SERVICE ONLINE CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple's iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.
COMMERCIAL VEHICLE DRIVERS’ HOURS OF SERVICE ONLINE COURSE DURATION
Approximately 4 hours
COMMERCIAL VEHICLE DRIVERS’ HOURS OF SERVICE ONLINE COURSE COST
COMMERCIAL VEHICLE DRIVERS’ HOURS OF SERVICE ONLINE COURSE TOPICS
The history of Federal Hours of Service legislation
The human body clock and fatigue
When driving is prohibited
Which vehicles the regulations apply to and which are exempt
Logbooks and daily duty status categories
On-duty limits and off-duty requirements
Sleeper berth requirements
Cycles, cycle limits, cycle resets, and cycle switching
Special permits for various vehicles
Exemptions for emergencies or adverse driving conditions