You asked, we listened: The Smart Driver online training is finally here!


The long-awaited online training program Smart Driver for Forestry Trucks is finally live, and you can watch it from the convenience of your home.

Reducing fuel consumption and operating costs are two constant challenges for forest truck drivers. For years, drivers working in forestry operations have been asking for guidelines and efficient driving techniques that save fuel and ensure safety and environmental sustainability.

This is exactly why the Office of Energy Efficiency of Natural Resources Canada and FPInnovations designed this interactive training program. The program provides the needed guidelines and techniques and presents all the economic, environmental and safety benefits of professional driving.

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The training program includes videos and quizzes, and includes these five modules:

  • Smart driver in the forest industry
  • Principles of defensive driving
  • Effective driving
  • Choice of truck components
  • Basic maintenance knowledge

Who is this training intend for?

  • Professional drivers
  • Fleet owners

To register, go to, and enter this key name: drive-smarter.

If you need help, you may reach out to Cameron Rittich at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Source: FPInnovations