1. Completion of secondary school may be required.
2. A driver's licence appropriate to the class of vehicle being driven is required.
3. One year of safe driving experience is usually required.
4. On-the-job training is provided.
5. Eligibility for bonding and transportation of dangerous goods (TGD) certification may be required for courier drivers.
6. Most recent entrants have a trade/vocational certificate, and almost 2 in 5 have community college diploma.