Become an air brake instructor

To teach air brakes, you must hold an air brake certificate of
qualification issued by ICBC.

You'll need to meet these requirements:

Steps to getting your air brake certificate of qualification

Enroll in an air brake instructor course

Your 1st step is to contact an ICBC approved air brake instructor certification facility.

For facilities approved to teach air brake instructor training, view the list of instructor training facilities.

The facility will enroll you in their course once they confirm that you meet the age and air brake experience requirements.

Get your air brake instructor certificate of qualification

Once you successfully complete the air brake instructor certification course, the training facility will notify our office and we will send you a certificate of qualification.

When you receive your certificate, you can begin teaching air brake courses using the guidelines outlined in the table below.

Guidelines for teaching an air brake course

An air brake course must:

On completing an air brake course, a student must be issued an air brake card or letter that includes the following information: