Class Three Driver Program


This 40 hour course addresses the correct and safe operation of a Class three (3) tandem/tridem axle truck preparing the student to work in various fields including gravel truck, vacuum trck, garbage or recycling trucks and many more areas.

  • 24 hours Class Three driver training (Highway Truck and / or Simulator)
  • 16 hour Air Brake Course

Training will be in a full size highway tractor with a thirteen or fifteen road ranger style transmission.

The student will learn the timing of shifting up and down, the art of observation, road position and pre trip inspection along with other details in preparation for their road test at the motor vehicle branch.

This course also includes the date of the road test through ICBC.

**All students of O’Brien Training will be registered into our recruitment database through Core Recruitment.  Each course includes in house consultation with one of our Recruiters at Core Recruitment where students will be assisted with career development services to increase the probability of successful employment. This service is continuous upon completion of all courses and included in program costs  - a value of $2500.

Extra costs to the student:

There are some extra costs that the student is responsible for and they are as follows:

Motor Vehicle Branch Air Brake written test $15.00
Motor Vehicle Branch Class 3 Learner's License $15.00
Class 2, 3 $50.00
Licensing Fee $17.00
Medical Form Processing Fee $28.00
BC Medical Examination (depending on your doctor's fees) Approx. $130.00


Cost: $3,000

Includes: 16 hour Air Brake Course