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ICBC Certified Air Brake Course

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This course has been designed to prepare students for the ICBC written examination for an air brake endorsement to operate air brake equipped highway vehicles. Emphasis is placed on safe operating procedures, and ongoing maintenance for air brake systems. This course includes the airbrake pre-trip exam and the use of the truck for this test. Upon successful completion of this course, students have 90 days to write their air brake endorsement exam at the ICBC Driver Services Centre.

Please note: ICBC has the right to review certified records and to retest certified students at their discretion.

Prerequisites

To enter this course, students must have a valid BC driver’s licence.

Fees

  • 16 hour Theory only - $100
  • 20 hour Theory and Pre-Trip - $175

Cash, cheque, money order, VISA, American Express or MasterCard is accepted. Registration is not complete, and you are not considered admitted, until all fees are paid. A charge of $25.50 is levied for NSF cheques.

Dates and Times

All Air Brake courses run Friday 6 pm - 10 pm, Saturday and Sunday 8 am - 5 pm.
Please choose one:

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Kamloops

May 23 - May 25, 2014
June 6 - June 8, 2014
June 20 - June 22, 2014
July 4 - July 6, 2014
July 25-27, 2014
August 15 – 17, 2014

September 5-7, 2014
September 19-21, 2014
October 3-5, 2014     
October 17-19, 2014  
Oct. 31 – Nov. 2, 2014   
November 14-16, 2014
November 28-30, 2014
December 12-14, 2014


To take an Air Brake practice test, visit BC Practice Driving Test

Location

Thompson Rivers University - Trades & Technology Centre
900 McGill Road, Kamloops, BC
Enter through Westgate entrance to University.

Contact

Ray Trenholm
Email: rtrenholm@tru.ca
Phone: 250-828-5104
Toll Free: 1-888-828-6199
Fax: 250-828-5492

Registration

Register Online

Phone: 250-828-5041
Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Fax: 250-371-5960

In Person:  

Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Admissions - OM 1150,
Student Street,
Old Main Building

Mail:
Thompson Rivers University
900 McGill Rd,
Kamloops, V2C 0C8

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