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Driver Training - Air Brake (Q) Endorsement
This is a 12 hour Alberta Government-approved course designed to assist drivers in understanding air brake systems. The ‘Q’ Endorsement is required to operate any vehicle equipped with Air Brakes. You will not receive the Air Brake ticket until an Air Brake knowledge test has been passed at a Registry Agent; approximate cost is $20.
- Braking fundamentals
- System operations
- Supply/Service/Park brake/tractor-trailer circuits
- System failures
- Foundation brakes
- Driving tips
- Vehicle inspections
Program Type Occupational
Credential Type Non-Credential
Length 1 Year or Less 2 days
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education Only
- Distance Learning
Minimum 18 years of age with a valid Class 5 Alberta operator's license.
Contact Industrial and Technical Training at (403)320-3202 ext. 5273 for information on program intake dates.
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Updated May 18, 2018. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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