Online Services

Making an Appointment for a Driving Test – Heavy Vehicle Combinations (Class 1)

You can make an appointment online for a knowledge or road test to obtain a Class 1 driver's licence.

Useful information

AVAILABILITY OF ROAD TEST APPOINTMENTS

You may make an appointment for July or August. Slots for September will soon become available.

Please note that availability may be limited at certain service outlets, as appointments that were cancelled in the last few months have had to be rescheduled.

To make an appointment for a test to obtain a licence to drive a heavy vehicle combination, you must have fewer than 4 demerit points on your driving record and not have had your driver's licence suspended or revoked within the last 2 years due to an accumulation of demerit points or a driving-related Criminal Code offence.

For the road test, you must have at least 36 months of driving experience as the holder of a passenger vehicle (Class 5) driver's licence or have at least 24 months of driving experience as the holder of a passenger vehicle (Class 5) driver's licence and have completed training that includes 300 hours of driving a truck tractor or tractor semi-trailer combination on a public road. You must first ask the SAAQ to have your training recognized.

Before the test

You must:

  • have provided us with a medical report
  • have undergone a vision test

Approximate duration of the tests

Knowledge test: 1 hour

Road test: 1 hour 20 minutes

  • Circle check test: 20 minutes
  • Heavy vehicle driving test: 1 hour

Fees

Consult the table listing the costs for obtaining a licence for various classes of driver's licence.

Special endorsement

If you would like a special endorsement, you must...

For the F endorsement (air brakes):

  • pass the specific knowledge test for this endorsement
  • pass the 2 road tests with a vehicle equipped with air brakes

For the M endorsement (manual transmission):

  • pass the road test with a heavy vehicle equipped with a manual transmission

For the T endorsement (road train):

  • have held a heavy vehicle combination (Class 1) driver's licence for at least 5 years
  • have completed a mandatory 2-day training course in a transport training centre (Charlesbourg or Saint-Jérôme). For more information on the course, contact one of the training centres
  • pass the specific knowledge test for this endorsement

For more information, please phone us.

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Online service hours

Monday through Saturday, from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Sunday, from noon to 11:00 p.m.

Important: Any operation completed after 11:00 p.m. will not be recorded.