Hours of Service Provincial (Alberta)
Provincial Hours of Service
Provincial Hours of Service (Alberta)
This online Provincial Hours of Service (Alberta) course explains the hours of service limits set out by Alberta Regulation 317/2002 and how they apply to provincially regulated carriers and drivers. As learners cover topics such as the four duty statuses, daily log requirements, and driver and carrier responsibilities, they will be equipped with the legislation and information required to ensure everyone's safety on the road and to reduce fatigue related incidents.
Material in this course was developed using the Alberta Hours of Service Regulations and Alberta Traffic Safety Act.
Vehicles regulated and exempted by the Alberta Hours of Service Regulations
The four duty statuses of commercial vehicle drivers
Minimum required off-duty time
Requirements for using a sleeper berth
Maximum allowed driving and on-duty hours
Driving and on-duty exemptions
Information required on daily logs
Daily log exemptions
Daily log possession and retention requirements
Responsibilities of carriers and drivers
ONLINE COURSE DURATION
Approximately 50 minutes
Testing conducted throughout this online Provincial Hours of Service (Alberta) course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the course two times if the pass mark is not achieved on the first attempt. Print materials for this course can be accessed online.
CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available to download and print.
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most Internet-capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.