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Question 1- How do I sign-up?

Please fill out a sign-up form under the contact tab. Select the desired course start date from the drop-down bar. Under comments, please state your second and third choices for a start date. We will contact you to cover any questions you may have, conduct a short phone interview and assist you in completing any requirements prior to beginning. We will then request payment in full By credit card or etransfer. All courses are booked on a first pay basis and full course payment must be received to secure your spot. Once we receive your payment, we will send a course confirmation email with your start date, Study Package, DZ Licence Checklist and other planning info.

Question 2- Do I use the fire truck for my driving test?

Yes, you use our Spartan pumper for all your training and road-testing. A road-testing date is booked for four students once their knowledge tests are completed with Drivetest (four road tests per day of two in the morning and two in the afternoon). It includes a complimentary review session in the morning of your road-testing date. It also allows you to choose when you would like to test that day. The Road Test is conducted at the Lindsay DriveTest Center just the next street up from us.

Question 3- How are the in-truck lessons offered?

Included with Course- You get 2 Group In-Truck Lessons with your DZ Licence Course.

Group In-Truck Lessons or One on One (Individual).

Group In-Truck Lessons- Are a half day (4 hours) each. There are two sessions offered each day. Morning session is from 8 am-12 pm. Afternoon session is 1 pm-5 pm. We allow 2 students in the truck per 4-hour training session.

One on One- Individual In-Truck lessons are available upon request. They will be 3 hours long each. A One on One lesson can be booked in exchange for a group lesson offered with the course. You can custom choose your dates and start time. There is a $149 surcharge (per lesson) for one-on-one lessons. This also allows for more scheduling options (weekday evenings, weekends, etc.)

Additional- In-truck lessons are available to be taken at any time after the classroom session. They can be prior to In-Truck Lesson one, in between lessons one and two, or after in-truck lesson two. They are available to assist you to be more prepared, catch up, or just have more time required to feel comfortable enough to inspect and drive the truck to ministry standards. Additional In-Truck training is $99 per hour with a 2-hour minimum.

Question 4- When can I take my driving lessons?

Driving lessons can be booked 7 days a week. They are booked on a first requested/first reserved basis. Conveniently you will book your In-Truck Lessons from a list of dates given when your road-testing date is booked/confirmed with the drive test center. We generally book Road Testing and In-Truck Training dates at your Classroom Session. You should space out your two In-Truck Lessons between your classroom session and your Road-Testing Date. We do not recommend taking back-to-back, In-Truck Lessons (two days in as row), as you will need time in between to practice and study. We will not book your second In-Truck Lesson, the day before your scheduled Road Test.  Additional In-Truck Training may be purchased/taken at any time.

Question 5- Where do I take my lessons?

We are located at 68 St David Street in Lindsay, ON located in The City of Kawartha Lakes. We are 30 minutes north of the 401 at hwy. 115/35 (location tab under contact tab). We own our very own fire station training center. Park in our private 20 space parking lot, then come in and grab a coffee. Our neighbors think it is a fire station, so we will let them. We are conveniently located the next street over from the Drivetest center (remote lot for commercial testing). We have lots of fresh air along with a relaxed driving course. Come train by the water as we watch the boats go by.

Question 6- How do I pay for my course?

We can accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, a Cheque and E-transfer. Course fee is subject to a compulsory ancillary fee and HST. Payment details are given upon registration request. Full payment is required to confirm your course booking.

Question 7- Is the fire truck up to date?

Yes, we have a modern fully enclosed raised roof crew cab Spartan pumper that is certified every year. It has air tank drain cables, wheel lug indicators, brake safe check guides, scba strapped into the seats, all seats are air ride and equipped with three-point seat belts, tinted windows, air conditioning, automatic 5 speed electronic push button transmission, roll up cabinet doors, and polished aluminum wheels. It is fully equipped with hose, firefighting equipment, bunker gear, helmets, scba, defibrillator, medical bags and more. This is the REAL deal!

Question 8- What is the refund policy?


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