Saferway Driver Training School Ltd.

Saferway Driver Training School Ltd.
Truck Training

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

And Again strong Canadian Companies. Canamera Refrigerated Transport Inc




Incorporated 1992
Vancouver Island Based – Victoria, B.C.
Experienced Drivers
All Drivers & Dispatch certified in Food safe/HACCP

Another Proud Canadian Company "Service is what we're all about, we just happen to sell tires!" Kal Tire's commitment to you, the customer, is to provide you with products and service that will exceed your expectations and exceed that available from the competition.





"Service is what we're all about, we just happen to sell tires!"

Kal Tire's commitment to you, the customer, is to provide you with products and service that will exceed your expectations and exceed that available from the competition.

Complements to Kal Tire.







When do know your getting old?





When your enjoying a retread tire seminar - All kidding aside these guys are really professional and know there job.





I had some tires come back from the plant and I was thinking there was nothing I could see wrong with them. Well when I saw the rigorous inspection and technology that this trained professionals did to inspect my tires and give me a qulified printed data sheet break down I was so impressed. Koodo's and boukay of roses to Kal Tires.

March 1, 2012 the Saferway office will be in a new downtown location at 2328 Government Street.




Saferway.... March 1, 2012 the Saferway office will be in a new downtown location at 2328Government Street.

Our training yard will remain at 800 Viewfield

*Next Air Brakes - March 10th, 11th and 12th 2012.



*Next Air Brakes - March 10th, 11th and 12th 2012.

Monday, February 13, 2012

Saferway Instructor Training



Instructor Training
We offer several courses: Class 1/5, Class 5, Class 1 Upgrade (from Class 5) and Class 6
The courses are exempt from HST, tax deductible and meet requirements for funding.


Employment Opportunities
Do you enjoy driving? Do you like to work with people?
Would you like the opportunity to be able to teach?
The job of an Approved Driving Instructor is interesting and very rewarding.


Car and Classroom Instructors:

Driving instructors come from all walks of life; teachers, ex-service personnel, factory workers, secretaries, housewives, office, administration staff, salesmen, tradesmen, drivers, commercial operators, the self-employed and many others.

The skill of being able to relate to and teach a variety of people is one of the most important attributes that a good instructor must possess.In addition to the people skills, you will also need some degree of self-discipline, professionalism, and a good sense of responsibility that a job such as this requires.

Job satisfaction is high. There is nothing like the feeling of a job well done, when a pupil passes their test.
Commercial Truck Instructors:

Full Time & Part Time Career Opportunities Teaching. We are seeking individuals with a background in the trucking industry as a professional truck driver and a strong interest in training.



The ideal candidate will be:
Passionate about promoting and improving the professionalism of truck drivers.
An experienced operator.
Have an interest in and demonstrated aptitude for teaching.
Comfortable with computers and advanced technology.
Willing to work shifts and weekends if necessary.
Able to relate to teaching a variety of people, this is one of the most important attributes that a good instructor must possess.
Happy to be home every day.
We provide ICBC Certified Instructor Courses.


For employment opportunities at Saferway please contact our office.


Motorcycle Instructor Training Course:

We are always on the lookout for qualified motorcycle riders to become instructors at Saferway Driver Training School Ltd.
Our instructors find their part-time work rewarding in many ways and are happy to give something back to the sport that they enjoy so much.
Our Motorcycle Instructor Training Course combines theory and practical training conducted off street and in traffic.
Riding demonstrations and practice, course observation, role playing and presentations are integrated into this course.

Friday, February 10, 2012

Feb. 2012 - Saferway Certified Commercial Transport Training Students




All of the ****CERTIFIED courses below include:
  • 20 hours Certified Air Brakes Course
  • 16 hours Commercial Transport Theory
  • 4 hours Transportation/Handling of Dangerous Goods (TDG)
  • 3 hours Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)
  • 7 hours Load Security Theory
  • 8 hours Load Security Practical
  • 30 hours observation time of on road training
All textbooks included. A certificate is issued upon completion. These courses are HST exempt and tax deductible and tuition receipts will be issued.


****Certified Class One & Three Course:
  • In-Truck Content:
  • Daily pre-trip inspections
  • Daily log books procedures
  • Defensive driving
  • Shifting techniques /clutch control and techniques
  • Gear selection, up-shifting and down-shifting
  • Strategic positioning in traffic / intersections and cornering manoeuvres
  • Highway and downtown driving, and night driving
  • Safe backing procedures, straight backing, offset backing
  • Parallel parking
  • Coupling/un-coupling the tractor-trailer unit
  • Introduction to B-Train, Flat deck and Dry Van
  • Last session includes final road test with ICBC
  • Selection of course determines hours of on-road training.