Whether you’re looking to make an entry into a rewarding career or you’re a seasoned professional in the transportation industry, the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement credential will bring you up to speed on the latest regulations and industry standards. The three-month certificate program is comprised of the same courses used to train CVE officers.

In this three-month credential, you’ll gain the knowledge to play an important role in ensuring our roads and highways are safe for all. Through the flexible delivery of the program, you can choose to take only the courses you need or take them all and earn your certificate.

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Career Opportunities

The need for qualified commercial vehicle enforcement officers is great and your certificate will increase your chances of employment with commercial vehicle agencies across Canada, such as:

  • Alberta Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Branch
  • Saskatchewan Highway Transport Patrol

Please check with your local jurisdictions for their hiring requirements and qualifications.

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50+ years

of delivering quality public safety education

20+ years

of collaboration between Lethbridge College and the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Branch on delivering CVE recruit training

3 months

is all that’s needed to complete the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement certificate




Credential / Accreditation



3 months

Application Deadlines

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Program Availability

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New students are accepted into the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement program in the Spring term.

General Admissions Requirements

All applicants must meet the general admission requirements for Lethbridge College programs, as indicated in the Admission section of this calendar.


Medical Requirements

Although no physical requirements are placed on applicants for entry to the program, applicants are required to take a medical examination to ensure that their cardiovascular system is suitable to undertake strenuous exercise.

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Delivery Formats

The Commercial Vehicle Enforcement program is available through the following delivery formats.

On Campus

This program is delivered in a face-to-face format on the main Lethbridge College campus. Lectures, labs and hands-on training opportunities will all take place on campus in Lethbridge.


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Course Title Credits
CJP-1163 Human Relations for Commercial Vehicle Enforcement 3
ENG-1146 Technical Report Writing, CVE Officers 3
TRS-1150 Transportation Legislation 3
Select 1 of the following: 1.5-6
Training and Personalized Fitness  
Officer Safety 1  
TRS-1152 Licensing 3
TRS-1153 Cargo Securement 3
TRS-1155 Weights and Dimensions 3
TRS-1160 Hours of Service Legislation 3
TRS-1165 Transport Law 3
Total Credits 25.5-30
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Tuition and Fees

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