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AMTA 85th Annual Leadership Conference & AGM

Posted: Feb 15, 2023 in News

The AMTA Annual Leadership Conference and Annual General Meeting (AGM) is Alberta's premier gathering of those who challenge, disrupt, drive, and shap... Read More

Student Work Placement Subsidy Overview

Posted: Mar 28, 2023 in News

Rob Dombowsky, AMTA Industry Advisor Alberta Motor Transport Association (AMTA) would like to introduce the Student Work Placement (SWP) subsidy to... Read More

Trucking HR Canada partners with Alberta Motor Transport Association for new HR project

Posted: Mar 28, 2023 in News

OTTAWA, ON (March 27, 2023) – Today, Trucking HR Canada (THRC) announces a new project, funded by the Government of Alberta, that will support Alber... Read More

Federal Minimum Wage Increases on April 1

Posted: Mar 23, 2023 in News

On April 1, 2023, the federal minimum wage will increase to $16.65 from $15.55 per hour in 2022, an increase of a $1.10 or 7.1%. The federal minimu... Read More

BFL exclusive 2023 presenting sponsor for AMTA Driver of the Month

Posted: Mar 23, 2023 in News

BFL CANADA Risk and Insurance Services Inc. has signed on as the Alberta Motor Transport Association’s (AMTA) 2023 Driver of the Month sponsor. L... Read More

Trucking HR Canada releases preliminary research findings on women in the sector

Posted: Mar 9, 2023 in News

Mississauga, ON (March 8, 2023) Trucking HR Canada’s preliminary research findings released today reveal the trucking and logistics sector has more ... Read More

WCB Job Seeker: Dan D’Haene

Posted: Mar 7, 2023 in News

Meet Dan D’Haene. Dan is a knowledgeable equipment operator with over 20 years of experience in the construction and manufacturing fields. He is pro... Read More

March Driver of the Month: Matthew Ferguson, Ledcor Group

Posted: Mar 3, 2023 in News

AMTA Driver of the Month 2023 Presenting Sponsor, BFL Canada A long-time resident of Grande Cache, Matthew has been a snow plow operator/hi... Read More

WCB Job Seeker: Lynn Bates

Posted: Mar 2, 2023 in News

Meet Lynn Bates. Lynn has a great attitude and over 35 years of trucking and transportation experience. He also has extensive knowledge of the industr... Read More

CTA and Provincial Associations Work with Ottawa to Secure $46M for Truck Driver Training

Posted: Feb 23, 2023 in News

(TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2023) – Transport Minister Omar Alghabra officially announced the Government of Canada’s commitment to provide $46 million to t... Read More

UPDATE: Traffic Safety Act changes coming Sept. 1

Posted: Feb 21, 2023 in News

Note: On Feb. 28, it was announced these changes will be now come into effect September, 2023. Submitted Please be advised that key changes to t... Read More

Notice of 2023 Annual General Meeting

Posted: Feb 17, 2023 in News

Notice of 2023 Annual General Meeting The 2023 Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) of the Alberta Motor Transport Association (“Association” a... Read More

Help Us Celebrate the AMTA’s 85th Anniversary – Western Canada Highway News magazine

Posted: Feb 16, 2023 in News

Dear AMTA member, This year the Alberta Motor Transport Association celebrates its 85th anniversary -- this is certainly a major accomplishment th... Read More