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Commercial Vehicle Information for Frontline Police Officers
Course Category/Categories: Patrol/Operations Training


Content Provider:
Ottawa Police Service


2 hours

Release Date

Registration Process Register

This course is intended to give you basic information that will assist you when you have a truck stopped and provide you with some helpful reference material. It does not result in you becoming a certified truck inspector.

Learning Objectives

When you have completed this course you will be able to:

  • Identify a commercial motor vehicle under the Highway Traffic Act
  • Recall registration requirements for commercial motor vehicles
  • Recall driver’s licence requirements for commercial motor vehicles
  • Recall inspection requirements for commercial motor vehicles
  • Recall commercial vehicle requirements for safe operation of commercial motor vehicles
  • Explain officer authority regarding commercial motor vehicles

Target Audience

Sworn Police, Police Civilian, Public Safety Officer, Peace Officer / Special Constable, Student, Other Federal, Provincial and Municipal Employees