Continuing Education

Airbrake Certification - Instructor

Campus

The location where your NAIT courses will be held.

Credential

The type of certification you will earn after completing your program.

  • Certificate Achievement - An approved non-credit program that has a formal summative assessment component, has mappped program or course outcomes, and is subject to a regular quality curriculum review process.
  • Certificate Completion - A non-credit program that has no formal summative assessment component and is subject to a regular quality curriculum review process.
  • Continuing Education/Non-Credit - NAIT offers a wide range of non-credit programs and courses for personal and professional development in a number of interesting and exciting fields. These options are great for people who may be working but are interested in studying as well.

Delivery Options

The flexible schedule options for this course including time of day and full/part-time.

  • On-Campus Day - Your course activity is done in-person Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • On-Campus Evening/Weekend - Your course activity is done in-person on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online Day - Your course activity is done online Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • Online Evening/Weekend - Your course activity is done online on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online Flexible Delivery - Your course activity is not scheduled and therefore you can determine when to do the coursework.
  • Both On-Campus and Virtual - Some of your coursework will be in-person, on campus and some will be done online.

Learn how to share your knowledge and keep people safe

When hauling heavy equipment and goods, properly connected, well maintained and fully functional airbrakes are absolutely essential for the safety of truckers and the traffic around them.

This certificate program provides a comprehensive overview of airbrake mechanics, including circuits, components and theory of operation. You will gain the tools needed to confidently deliver the Alberta Air Brake Instructor Certification course to colleagues and drivers of air brake vehicles so that everyone is able to hit the road safely.

Enter the workforce with confidence

Air brake instructors are employed by driving schools, trucking and transport firms, oilfield companies and any other business where large transport vehicles are used. Adding air brake instructor certification to your resume will add to your overall employability by showing you don’t just know your stuff—you’re a certified expert.

Before you apply

You must be approved by Alberta Transportation to enrol in this course. Before you enrol, please contact the Driver Programs Administrator at 780-427-8901 for more information.

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