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


You can make an appointment for the months of October and November. Appointments for the month of December will be available as of:

  • October 8 for knowledge tests
  • October 22 for road tests
    • As of 7:30 a.m. for service centres in the Montréal and Laval areas:
      • Henri-Bourassa
      • Dorval
      • Langelier
      • Longueuil
      • Granby
      • Saint-Hyacinthe
      • Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
      • Sorel
      • Valleyfield
      • Laval
    • As of 1 p.m. for all other service centres

If you cannot make it to your appointment, please change or cancel your appointment as soon as possible to allow another person to take your place.

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.




Make sure to arrive at least 15 minutes before the scheduled time of your road test. This time is necessary to put our health measures in place.

You must wear a face covering in all our service outlets, including during knowledge and road tests.

Have on hand:

  • the identity documents and other documents specified in your appointment confirmation

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


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.