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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

All training is done at the Humber College TRANSPORTATION TRAINING CENTRE at 30 Carrier Drive, Toronto, ON M9W 5T7

Online by VISA, MC, or DEBIT, in person at the Transportation Training office by certified CQ or Money Order payable to HUMBER COLLEGE or VISA and MC.

  • All classroom materials are included.
  • CSA approved safety shoes are mandatory but not supplied.
  • The programs do not qualify for OSAP funding.
  • Second Career funding may be available by contacting Second Career and enquiring about eligibility. If you meet their requirements, they will require you to obtain a letter of acceptance. You will need to apply in person at the Transportation Training center for it. Please call 416-675-6622 5800 to arrange a time.
  • Some banks will give loans based on their requirements. Reach out to them for their requirements.

The medical cost is NOT covered by OHIP. Check with your family doctor or a “Walk-In” clinic as the costs for the medical can vary considerably.

The “Classified Learners Permit” is obtained at DRIVE TEST. There is a fee payable to DRIVE TEST, Medical (obtained prior to applying) and written test.

Humber is a Community College (a public school) and therefore does not fall under the ‘Private Vocational Schools Act and Regulation.’ Humber College does not need to be registered or exempted.

  Student - Instructor Ratio
Classroom 15:1
In-vehicle: DZ Truck 1:1
In-vehicle: AZ Truck 2:1

 

Yes.

90%

The centre includes:

  • Large classrooms,
  • Full climate control
  • Complete audio visual equipment
  • Study area
  • Resource centre
  • Lunch facilities
  • Free parking at the Transportation Campus for students whilst taking the program

A large number of our students and graduates have come to Humber later in life. Some have raised families and are now looking for a well-paying job, while others have left their previous careers and are looking for something new. Students range in age from the 20s to the 60s.

While for many years trucking was a field that was almost completely male, that has changed over the years. More and more women are now entering this field, and there are classes at Humber just for women. You can request more information on these programs when you first visit the Transportation Training Centre.

Comprehensive curriculum was developed by professionals in the industry and approved by the Ministry of Transportation. Curriculum is constantly evaluated with feedback from industry members.

Yes. A number of our students are recent immigrants. See the course specific requirements in each program "AZ" and "DZ".

Call us at 416-675-6622 ext 5800 or email truck.info@humber.ca.

Apply

Registration may done online using a VISA or MC. Please follow the links on the program pages.

Standard Requirements

  • Must hold a valid Ontario ‘G’ class driver’s license (and for the ‘G to AZ’ program you must have 12 months of verifiable Canadian driving experience with a ‘G2/G’ license)
  • Applicants should possess a minimum of an Ontario Grade 10 literacy level
  • Applicants must pass a Ministry of Transportation driver's medical and visual examination
  • Applicants must obtain a classified license learner's permit (which includes a written test) from DriveTest
  • CSA approved safety shoes

Refunds/Transfers

  • No refund or transfers within 3 weeks of the start or during the program.
  • Requests to transfer must be made in writing and received no later than 3 weeks prior to the start of your program. Students may transfer one time between courses.
  • Cancelling your program must be done 3 weeks prior to the start of the program. There is a $645.00 withholding fee to cancel.