Refresher training is all about you and your needs. At STDS our instructors are willing and able to help you and your company in any areas needing improvement. We can create a program specific to your needs.

This is a novice level program and is open to students with prior knowledge or experience in commercial vehicles . We teach this training in yours or our vehicles.

Students that complete this course will have a basic knowledge and the practical skills necessary for employment as an entry-level commercial driver.

This course prepares students to take their Skills Test in order to receive a Class A or Class B CDL with with no Restrictions. Our curriculum is only a guide, we teach our Program based on your ability. We progress you when you’re ready, there is never any pressure!

How Long is the Program?

This really depends on your needs; this program can run as an hourly training, half day, full day, full weeks and even full month programs based on the needs of you or your company.

Program hours:
Daytime classes: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Saturday classes: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

What can i Learn?
  • Basic operations
  • Safe operating practices
  • Vehicle maintenance
  • Emergency procedures
  • Pre & Post trip Vehicle inspections
  • In-Cab inspections and
  • external light inspection and operation
  • Coupling & Uncoupling
  • Backing/ overall awareness of your vehicle
  • Shifting (Double Clutch)
  • Advanced driver training: Mountain driving, Night driving
  • Many other areas can be discussed based on your needs