Driving and Transportation Courses

Hours of Service Standard 

An Application Guide for the Hours of Service Standard has been published by the Canadian Council of Motor Transport Administrators (CCMTA). To view and download the guide, follow this link: Hours of Service Application Guide (

Alberta Transportation has provided a list of organizations in Alberta that have informed the department that they offer an Hours of Service training course that can be viewed by following this link:

Special HoS permits for oilwell service vehicles are available through Alberta Transportation.

For more information, please contact Andrea Hardie, Director, Health and Safety at 403.781.7384 or

Cargo Securement Best Practice

PSAC and the Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors (CAODC) have developed a Best Practice for the transportation of equipment used in the oil and gas industry and compliance with the North American Cargo Securement Standard. The Best Practice deals with issues related to the transportation of: production equipment, coil tubing equipment, vacuum trucks, drilling and service rig tubulars, drilling rigs, and tubular products.

PSAC Members: To view and download the Best Practice, visit the Members’ Area of the PSAC website at

PSAC Non-Members: the price is $200.00 + applicable taxes. Please email to make this purchase.

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