Applicant Checklist

Minimum requirements.

    • Minimum 18 years of age (as per MTO).
    • Must have a valid Ontario Class “G” licence.

Prerequisite for DZ Licence Course.

    • Sign up with Safelane Fire Truck Driver Training by choosing your start date for the classroom session. Seats are reserved with a sign up form. Payment must be received to secure seat. Seats are on a first received payment basis.
    • Purchase and read of a copy of both The Official MTO Truck Handbook and The Official MTO Air Brake Handbook to prepare for your in class session and the Class “D” licence and “Z” endorsement knowledge tests. Preferred truck book date September 2018 but no older than Jan 2017. Preferred air brake Handbook date August 2018 but no older than July 2017.
    • Have your doctor complete a Medical Report Form, as required by the MTO (print form on one page, two sided. Must be within 6 months).
      • Bring the following items with you to the classroom session:  Driver’s Licence, MTO truck and Air Brake handbooks and glasses or contact lenses if required.
      • You must complete the written tests as soon as possible at any Drivetest location. Written tests can be completed before or just after classroom session.
      • Bring the following items with you to Drivetest to complete the knowledge tests:  Driver’s Licence, completed medical report, money for test fees($120), and glasses or contacts if required.
    • Knowledge tests must be completed prior to us booking your road test (as per DriveTest).

Not included in our courses;

  • Medical report form ($60-150 depending on your doctor)
  • Drivetest knowledge/road test fee ($120)
  • MTO truck and air brake handbooks ($40)

We have prepared a list of local accommodations if you will be visiting from out of town.

Don’t wait! Fire recruitment’s are taking place every month across Ontario!