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 and driving a fire truck.

Your course will include:

    • MTO compliant vehicle inspection
    • MTO compliant air brake inspection
    • Schedule 1 defect reporting
    • Safe driving techniques
    • Safe following distances
    • Proper backing and hand signals
    • Roadside stop procedures
    • Accident avoidance measures
    • Brake fade and failure
    • Inclement weather and road conditions
    • Lane positioning
    • Gaining a comfortable level of operation
    • Completion of a road test to gain your D and Z licences.

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

DZ Licence Course Start Dates for 2022. Course spots are secured with full course payment in order of received. 

Friday, April 1, 2022. SOLD OUT

Saturday, April 2, 2022. SOLD OUT

Friday, April 29, 2022. SOLD OUT 

Saturday, April 30, 2022. SOLD OUT 

Friday, May 27, 2022. SOLD OUT

Saturday, May 28, 2022. SOLD OUT

Friday, June 10, 2022. SOLD OUT 

Saturday, June 11, 2022. SOLD OUT 

Friday, August 19, 2022. SOLD OUT 

Saturday, August 20, 2022. SOLD OUT

Friday, September 16, 2022. SOLD OUT

Saturday, September 17, 2022. SOLD OUT

Friday, October 14, 2022.  SOLD OUT

Saturday, October 15, 2022. SOLD OUT

Thursday, November 10, 2022. SOLD OUT

Saturday, November 12, 2022. SOLD OUT

This course includes;

One day, classroom session- 9 am-5:30 pm

Two days, of in-truck training- (student chooses both days sometime between classroom session and road test) The course from start date to road testing is between 2-5 weeks on average. You must complete the course within 60 days. This course is not three days in a row and the classroom session is not both Friday and Saturday.

Use of truck, for road test 

Cost- $1521.00+HST ($999.00 Course Tuition+ $521.00 Ancillary Fees)

  • Please ensure prerequisites under APPLICANT CHECKLIST tab for this course.
  • SIGN UP for any course start date. Maximum 6 students per class. 9 am-5 pm.
  • MEDICAL FORM and written ministry tests for both D and Z class licences shall be completed a minimum of 30 days prior to start date. (print medical form one page/two sided).
  • Safelane’s very own course handbook provided for classroom session.
  • In class covers D and Z licence material both theory and practical truck demonstrations.
  • Two in truck lessons (see FAQ).
  • Includes use of truck for road test (1.5 hours for road test).
  • Road testing is back to back.(4 people per day).

Upon course completion, you will receive a course certificate.

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.


What are you waiting for? Complete our APPLICANT CHECKLIST, and SIGN UP today to start your driving experience right away. Act now! Fire departments are hiring every month!