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  • TTSAO postpones meeting to discuss $40 cap

    May 17, 2018 12:17PM by Truck News

    HAMILTON, Ont. – The upcoming provincial election has caused the Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario (TTSAO) to postpone an industry stakeholders meeting to discuss the $40 per hour cap on training second career students. The provincial government said it

  • Young drivers can be insured: TTSAO Panel

    March 1, 2018 10:56AM by James Menzies

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – The widely held belief that commercial drivers under the age of 25 cannot be insured is a myth, according to Lisa Arseneau of Staebler Insurance. She was moderating an insurance panel at the Truck Training Schools Association

  • Driver mentorship, passing roadside inspections focus of next PMTC seminar

    March 8, 2016 7:09AM by Truck News

    GUELPH, Ont. — The Private Motor Truck Council of Canada (PMTC) and Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario (TTSAO) are combining to offer a two-hour seminar in Guelph March 29. Two topics will be covered: How to prepare for a

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    TTSAO 2016 Annual Conference

    November 6, 2015 2:16PM by Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario

    Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario is excited to announce their first ever annual Conference! The 2016 Conference will kick-off with Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres on February 23, 2016 starting at 6:00pm. On February 24th, John G. Smith, Publisher and

  • TTSAO diversifies board of directors

    August 6, 2015 8:51PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — The Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario (TTSA) has added three people to its Board of Directors. The new additions are: Ed Popkie, president of 5th Wheeel Training Institute; Mike Millian, president of the Private Motor Truck

  • TTSAO, Province of Ontario look to crack down on substandard training providers

    May 13, 2015 3:26PM by Truck News

    HAMILTON, Ont. — The Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario (TTSAO) and the province of Ontario have been in talks over cracking down on substandard driver training operators they say are exploiting a loophole to offer cheap, ineffective training. The

  • Private fleets partner with TTSAO in face of worsening driver shortage

    April 17, 2015 1:05PM by Truck News

    HAMILTON, Ont. — The Private Motor Truck Council (PMTC) of Canada has partnered with the Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario (TTSAO) to help member fleets find well-trained drivers. The PMTC says its member fleets are beginning to suffer from

  • TTSAO supports mandatory entry-level driver training

    October 22, 2014 9:46AM by Truck News

    HAMILTON, Ont. — The Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario (TTSAO) has announced it supports the province’s plans to introduce mandatory entry-level driver training and would like a seat at the table as the standards are developed. The association says

  • TTSAO heralds organizational changes

    June 25, 2014 2:03PM by Truck News

    HAMILTON, Ont. — The Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario (TTSAO) has announced changes, including the opening of a new office in Hamilton. It has also appointed new associates, Quest Consulting National, to oversee the association’s air brake program. The