In this course, you will learn about the importance of weight and dimension limits and how to follow these limits. This course serves as a basic guideline for commercial drivers in need of weight and dimension training.
Driving laws are created to keep motorists safe and prevent damage to roadways and other structures. Commercial vehicle drivers are required to understand and follow their province's transportation laws. This Alberta Commercial Vehicle Weights and Dimensions course serves as a guideline for understanding how to adhere to weight and dimensions limits. In this weight and dimensions Alberta online training course you will learn about different roads, how weight affects a vehicle, road bans and road safety.
Factors that influence commercial vehicle weight allowances
The legal load limit, required safety measures, and related exemptions
Factors that determine the maximum allowable length for a vehicle and load
The difference between primary highways and local roadways
Road bans and their impact on you
Conditions under which an over-dimensional permit must be obtained and used
This course takes approximately 85 minutes to complete
Course Pass Mark
A passing grade of 80% or higher required. Up to 3 attempts are provided.
A certificate will be provided upon the successful completion of this course.