Courses

CONSIDERING A CAREER IN FIREFIGHTING?

SAFELANE FIRE TRUCK DRIVER TRAINING will put you through the paces to get your DZ  licence in Ontario. We will provide you with the lessons and materials to learn and apply all areas of inspecting, reporting, and driving a fire truck.

Your course will include:

  • MTO approved circle check
  • MTO approved air brake inspections
  • Equipment readiness inspection
  • Reporting deficiencies
  • Accident avoidance measures
  • Highway Traffic Act sections related to emergency vehicles
  • Tire blow out situations
  • Night driving and visibility
  • Brake fade and failure
  • Inclement weather and road conditions
  • Backing up and hand signals
  • Safe following distances
  • Lane positioning
  • Seat belt compliance
  • Secondary braking systems
  • NFPA standards related to fire apparatus
  • National statistics on fire apparatus crash/deaths
  • Ministry of Labour Section 21 Guidance notes
  • Use of the fire truck for the road test

You will gain all this and more from your course at SAFELANE FIRE TRUCK DRIVER TRAINING.

 

DZ PROMO COURSE     

This course includes an 7 hour classroom session. 

  • 14 hours total.
  • Sign up for any DZ Promo start date. Maximum 6 students per class. 9 am-5 pm.
  • Medical form recommended to be completed for start date, but not mandatory (print one page/two sided).
  • Written ministry tests not required to be completed prior to start date
  • Safelane’s very own course handbook provided for classroom session.
  • Practical truck demonstrations through out the day.
  • In class covers D and Z licence material and sample test questions.
  • Two-three hour(6 hours total) in truck lessons booked individually (Any two days after classroom session).
  • Includes use of truck for road test (1 hour for road test).
  • Road testing is back to back (one hour each). Road testing is normally 4-5 weeks after classroom session.
  • $999.00 + HST.

Upon course completion, you will receive a course certificate and post course handbook for future reference at your leisure.

 

DZ COURSE- Custom/One on One- Start anytime you wish!

This course is all in truck training. 

You will receive Safelane’s pre-course workbook upon sign up which covers everything we will be doing in the truck.

  • 10 hours total.
  • Medical and written ministry tests must be completed prior to road test booking or in truck lessons.
  • Pre-course handbook must be completed prior to lesson one.
  • Includes use of truck for road test (9 hours of in truck training and 1 hour for road test).
  • Lessons can be booked any day or time (we recommend a maximum of 4 hours per lesson).
  • You select your start date, lessons, and road test date.
  • $999.00 + HST

Upon course completion, you will receive a course certificate and post course handbook for future reference at your leisure.

 

D  COURSE- Custom/One on One- Start anytime you wish!

This course is all in truck training.

You will receive Safelane’s pre-course workbook upon sign up which covers everything we will be doing in the truck.

  • 7 hours total.
  • Medical and written ministry test must be completed prior to road test booking or in truck lessons.
  • Student must have a valid air brake (Z) licence for D only course.
  • Pre-course handbook must be completed prior to lesson one.
  • Includes use of truck for road test (6 hours of in truck training and 1 hour for road test).
  • Lessons can be booked any day or time (we recommend a maximum of 4 hours per lesson).
  • You select your start date, lessons, and road test date.
  • $799.00 + HST

Upon completion, you will receive a course certificate and post course handbook for future reference at your leisure.

 

At Safelane we offer 100% satisfaction guarantee. You are welcome to customize all your training lesson times and dates. We offer 7 day a week training and consultation during your course. We strive to provide the highest level of training, ongoing consultation, quality of our equipment and facility, while proving excellent value to the customer. Come and see for yourself the best truck and facility for fire truck DZ licencing.

 

 


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