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Bridging the Gap Video: Women in Trucking and Logistics

Posted: Feb 12, 2019 in News

Produced in partnership with Trucking HR Canada, and the Government of Alberta, the Bridging the Gap video series seeks to put a spotlight on the t... Read More

WCB Seminar Dates 2019

Posted: Feb 1, 2019 in Articles

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CRA Update: Important News for Carriers

Posted: Feb 1, 2019 in Articles

Changes to the Safety Fitness Certificate in Alberta are being implemented that may impact your business. The renewal of Safety Fitness Certificates ... Read More

AMTA in the News: Truck News

Posted: Feb 1, 2019 in News

By Derek Clouthier, RED DEER, Alta. – News that Canada’s transportation ministers will implement a national standard for entry level driver train... Read More

AMTA in the News: Truck News

Posted: Feb 1, 2019 in News

By Derek Clouthier, LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – The Alberta Motor Transport Association (AMTA) outlined its Top 10 advocacy initiatives for 2019, with supe... Read More

AMTA in the News: Global News

Posted: Feb 1, 2019 in News

Advocates of the commercial trucking industry in Alberta are pushing the federal government to make electronic logging devices (ELD) mandatory in C... Read More

AMTA in the News: CityNews

Posted: Feb 1, 2019 in News

New systems for tracking truck drivers will soon be in place in Canada. ... Read More

2019 Event Sponsorship Package

Posted: Feb 1, 2019 in Articles

For any inquiries regarding our 2019 events and sponsorships, please contact Connie Grace directly at (403) 214-3431 or Connie.Grace@amta.ca. 2019 Sp... Read More

CRA Director Andrew Barnes to Provide Advocacy Update at January Regional Meetings

Posted: Jan 3, 2019 in Articles

As the voice of commercial transportation in Alberta, AMTA's Compliance and Regulatory Affairs (CRA) department is the bridge between industry and go... Read More

Bridging the Gap Video: The Changing Face of Trucking

Posted: Nov 29, 2018 in News

The trucking industry plays a major role in the functioning of the Canadian economy. Virtually all goods that are delivered to consumers find themse... Read More

CTA: Christmas Comes Early as Canadian Truckers Receive Accelerated CCA Rates for Equipment

Posted: Nov 23, 2018 in News

CTA: The Government of Canada's Fall Economic Fall Statement delivered an early Christmas present for the Canadian trucking industry in the form ... Read More

Government of Alberta Releases MELT Class 1 Curriculum

Posted: Nov 23, 2018 in News

On October 10, 2018, the Government of Alberta announced plans to introduce new Mandatory Entry-Level Training (MELT) Program requirements for drivers... Read More