Commercial vehicle assessment procedures manual

Commercial Vehicle Assessment Procedures Manual (MV1449)

The Commercial Vehicle Assessment Procedures Manual is your guide for assessing commercial drivers under the driver certification program.

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Updated July 2013: Commercial Vehicle Assessment Procedures Manual (MV1449)

Manual updates
Date revised Summary of revisions
July 2013

Chapter 1:

Page 3: Paragraph 1, sentence 1

  • Minor changes to text.

Page 3 – 5: Licensing requirements

  • Medical standards information removed
  • Knowledge test information removed.

Page 6 (now on Page 5): Training program requirements, bullet 1

  • 90 day course completion requirement changed to 365 days.

Page 8 (now on Page 6): Assessment requirements, bullet 11

  • Requirement to take another certification course if form not presented within 90 days has been removed.

Page 7

  • A section titled Reassessing former trainees has been added.

Page 12 (now on page 11): Driver Certification form sample

  • Instruction to include "Assessment officer #" on form has been removed.

Chapter 3:

Page 22 (now on page 23): Discuss recommendations and next steps, bullets 1 and 2

  • Requiremnent for an additional hour of training has been changed to additional training if needed.
  • Minor changes to text in bullet 2.

Page 23 (now on page 24): Discuss recommendations and next steps, bullet 3 and 4

  • Requirement to take another certification course if form not presented within 90 days has been removed.
  • Minor changes to text in bullet 4.