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Class 1 MELT Program

January 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Class is Full

Class 1 MELT program set by: Alberta Transportation

19-day course excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays

8:00 am – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday


 MELT Course Includes:


  • 40.5 hours of classroom training
  • 15.5 hours of in-yard training
  • 18 hours of off-road maneuvers training
  • 39 hours of in truck driver training
  • Use of truck for Road Test is complimentary


  • Students must have a full Class 5 Alberta Driver’s License to start the program.
  • Students must have a passed Driver’s Medical before starting the program.
  • Airbrakes Course must be taken before training begins. Cost for the Airbrakes Course is $250.00 and is 1-day 8:00am – 5:30 pm every Friday
  • Students must pass a Class 1 Knowledge Test at a Registries office after the MELT Certificate has been issued before a Road Test can be confirmed.
  • Mandatory attendance is required to complete the program in the dates you have chosen to attend.


Cost for this program is $9500.00 for training hours and use of the truck for the road test only.


Separate costs paid by the student include:


  • Medical
  • Airbrakes at Start-Rite
  • MELT Knowledge Test and Airbrakes Knowledge Test at a Registries Office
  • Road Test Permit $217.00 (use of truck for Road Test is complimentary)


If you require further assistance, please don’t hesitate to call or email us.


January 6
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:


Start-Rite Driver Education


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