Funded Driver Training



Available seats are VERY LIMITED; application DOES NOT guarantee acceptance.

Driver Training Component – MELT Curriculum
View the full curriculum here: MELT

  • 72.5 hours of driver training (includes chain up, pre-trip, in-cab air, road time, and progress review)

  • 40.5 hours classroom components

  • 1 attempt at the Class 1 knowledge exam

  • Air Brakes course and 1 attempt at the air brakes knowledge exam

  • Driver’s medical

  • 1 attempt at the Class 1 road exam

Additional Safety Training Component not Covered under MELT

  • First Aid

Industry and Employability Components

  • MS Office

  • Personal and Career Betterment

  • Job Savvy

  • Cover Letter/Resume Development

  • Job Search and Interview Skills

Applications must be done in person. Bring the following:

  • If on EI, proof of EI claim

  • Resume with 2 work references

  • 5-year driver’s abstract (must have 4 or fewer demerits)

  • Driver’s license (must be Alberta Class 5 Advanced, 4, 3, or 2)

  • Proof of Alberta residency (out of province do not qualify)


Current sessions are full. 

 We are no longer taking applications but will update if more seats become available. 

1007 Factory ST SE  Medicine Hat AB  T1A 1X8   403-528-3779