Training

For today's road transportation professional, continuing education is an important element of maintaining a competitive edge. BCTA and our partners offer training courses, workshops and seminars that keep you and your staff informed and current on regulations that affect your businesses, increase your business value through leadership and HR training, and boost your safety programs.

Our courses, seminars and workshops are presented in two categories: Safety & Regulations and Other (which includes Business, Human Resources and Leadership). Selecting an offering will show you the next available dates. You can also search the calendar to find training and events suited to your schedule.

 

Safety & Regulations

This program was developed for experienced, knowledgeable staff that has been placed in a position of evaluating drivers in-house.
Next Date: October 5, 2017
The Alberta Motor Transport Association, in partnership with the Safety in Schools Foundation of Canada, has developed this online course which is aimed at providing workers entering the automotive repair industry with a basic understanding of the common hazards found in automotive shops.
BCTA offers the National Safety Code (NSC) Program in three sections so that attendees will achieve a complete understanding of the National Safety Code regulations.
Next Date: November 23, 2017
This full day course focuses upon National Safety Code (NSC) compliance and record-keeping with an emphasis on preparing to be audited by NSC auditors.
Next Date: November 24, 2017
This Transportation of Dangerous Goods Train the Trainer course is a 2-full-day training program which will bring new and current instructors up to date with the regulations as well as the proper method for classroom instruction. 
Next Date: October 19, 2017
This 4-hour certification course familiarizes a truck driver who transports dangerous goods from one location to another by ground within Canada.
Next Date: October 14, 2017
This full-day course will focus on the important aspects of US Department of Transportation (US DOT) regulations.
Next Date: November 3, 2017
This half-day certification course designed for managers and supervisors outlines your roles and responsibilities under a company drug and alcohol program.
Next Date: September 20, 2017

Other

Online training may open up a world of new driver training possibilities, but it can also seem complicated and confusing in the beginning. Figuring out whether it’s worth the investment, and understanding what to expect if you go ahead with it, are just some of the things that need to be addressed.
Next Date: October 4, 2017
With the legalization of cannabis expected in 2017, employers should prepare by reviewing their workplace drug and alcohol policies. Employers without a policy are strongly urged to create one.
This Collision Investigation Workshop teaches on-scene data collection when an accident occurs.
Next Date: October 4, 2017
The Next Generation Leadership Communications Program is an intensive leadership development program designed for the next generation of leaders in the transportation industry.
The Next Generation Leadership Communications Program is an intensive leadership development program designed for the next generation of leaders in the transportation industry.
The Next Generation Leadership Communications Program is an intensive leadership development program designed for the next generation of leaders in the transportation industry.
The Next Generation Leadership Communications Program is an intensive leadership development program designed for the next generation of leaders in the transportation industry.