Fuel-Efficient Driver Training
The SmartDriver for Highway Trucking (SDHT) training program presents fuel‑efficient
driving strategies for drivers of tractor-trailers operating in an environment of
rising fuel prices and growing demands for environmental responsibility. SDHT
offers a flexible suite of online, in-classroom, and on-road training materials that
can be used individually or as part of a blended learning program.
The SmartDriver for Highway Trucking (SDHT) training program helps heavy-duty
truck drivers become champion fuel-efficient drivers. Using a variety of proven
driving techniques including maintaining momentum, route optimization, speed
management – and much more – fuel consumption can be reduced by up to 35%.
The SmartDriver for Highway Trucking (SDHT) training program helps heavy‑duty
truck drivers improve their fuel efficiency by up to 35%. In addition to protecting
personal income and industry competitiveness, SDHT benefits include reduced
greenhouse gas emissions, less vehicle wear and tear, and increased safety.
Fuel efficiency is important to any size fleet. Train your drivers to be fuel champions.
SmartDriver for Highway Trucking now offers:
• Free online training
for fleet drivers and
instruction at a driving
school near you
• An On-Road Practicum
to test and perfect
• A Certificate of Achievement
to confirm that you are a
To learn more, visit the Natural Resources Canada FleetSmart website at: www.FleetSmart.NRCan.gc.ca