Students gain a general introduction to the commercial driving industry, including rules and regulations, as well as the basic principles of shifting, braking and maneuvering.
Students apply the knowledge learned during classroom theory and begin developing hands-on skills in a safe environment.
Students hone skills across 4 different stages of public road driving in preparation to take the Access NS Class 3 Road Test (for which a vehicle will be provided).
Upon passing the Nova Scotia Class 3 road test, all graduates of the Dexter Institute Private Career College are guaranteed an offer of employment with the Municipal Group of Companies.
Positions come with a paid one to two-week mentorship training program. This training prepares you with the specific knowledge and skills required for the position you are being offered.