Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the Canadian ATV Safety Course?

A. The Canadian ATV Safety Course is an online course designed to save you time in getting your Canada Safety Council ATV or UTV operator’s certificate.

Q. Who needs to take the Canadian ATV Safety Course?

A. With the popularity of off-road vehicles, a safety course for recreational or commercial could save you or the life of a loved one. Many provinces have regulations concerning required training before you operate on off-road vehicle. Check the regulations and age requirements for the province you reside in and where you will be using the off-road vehicle.

Q. What is the advantage of taking the online ATV Safety Course?

A. With the online ATV Safety Course, you will learn all about ATV safety from the comfort of your own home! Study the narrated, interactive online course, then take the visual exam to get your follow-up certificate that will save you time in the field with a certified Canada Safety Council instructor.

Q. How exactly do I complete the online ATV course to get my Canada Safety Council Certificate?

A. You can obtain your Canada Safety Council Certificate in 4 easy steps:

  1. Study the Online ATV Safety Course
  2. Successfully pass each End of Chapter Quiz
  3. Successfully pass the final online Exam
  4. Obtain your Follow-Up Voucher and book your in-person course with the Canada Safety Council.

Q. What is the passing grade for the course?

A. You must achieve a grade of 80% (8/10) or higher to pass each chapter quiz. Then you must also achieve a grade of 80% (48/60) or higher to pass the final exam.

Q. What happens if I fail a chapter quiz or the Canadian ATV Safety Exam?

A. No problem! You’re here to learn! Simply review your answers and try the quiz or exam again. There are no penalties if you fail, and you can retry at any time. Note, however that quizzes and final exams are generated at random. When you retry the quiz/exam, you won’t see the same exact questions.

Q. How much does the online Canadian ATV Safety Course Cost?

A. The one-time course fee is $49.95. The fee includes unlimited attempts at quizzes and the final online exam, as well as printing of your Follow-Up Voucher.

Q. Can I take the Canadian ATV Safety Course any time? Day or night?

A. Absolutely! You can take the Canadian ATV Safety Course as well as the quizzes and exam at any time of the day!

Q. Once I'm done with this online course, do I need to take hands-on ATV training?

A. Yes. In order to prove your knowledge, you are required to take a hands-on, in-person course with a certified Canada Safety Council instructor in order to complete your certification. Generally these are half-day courses booked directly with the instructor, depending on your location. There is an additional cost for the hands-on training charged by the instructor. For more information on these fees, please contact the Canada Safety Council.

Q. What are the technical requirements to take the online ATV Safety Course?

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Firefox 2.0
Chrome 3.0
Safari 2.0
Opera 9.0
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Operating System Windows XP or
Mac OS 9
Windows 7 or
Mac OS X
Screen Resolution 1024x768
Internet Connection dial-up high-speed