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    Mandatory training is here at last

    February 23, 2015 12:04PM by Bill Cowan

    The calls for a better standard of driver training are nothing new. In 1990, Human Resources Development Canada identified a “pressing need” to upgrade the skills of existing drivers. News organizations have reported on schools which barely prepare students to

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    The problem with mandatory training

    February 23, 2015 11:51AM by Bill Cameron

    You’d think that with the whining I do about the lacking abilities of many new drivers, I’d be overjoyed at news that the Ontario government plans to introduce mandatory entry-level training. Not so much. I’d feel better had it not