Class 1 MELT Program

Derek Browns new truck.

  • Air brake (Saturdays & Thursday 8:30 am-5:30 pm)
  • 40.5 Hours of Classroom Instruction 5 weekdays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Driving can be done anytime from 8am-6pm Mon-Sat 2 hours per day (pending availability)

  • 15.5 Hours in Yard (Pre-trip) anytime from 8am-6pm Mon-Fri
  • 18 Hours off Road (Parking) anytime from 8am-6pm Mon-Fri
  • Includes truck rental for road test
  • Medical Exam (if using referral doctor)

Classroom topics:

  • Employment in the Trucking Industry & Vehicle Components and Systems
  • Basic Driving Techniques
  • Professional driving habits
  • Off Road Tasks and Maneuvers
  • Documents, Paperwork and Regulatory Requirements & Vehicle Inspection Activities
  • Hours of Service Compliance & Cargo Securement and loss Prevention
  • Handling Emergencies

Total Time:

121.5 Hours

* Duration of course may take 5 to 6 weeeks
* All fees must be paid in full before appointments can be booked
* Price subject to change without notice

    Class 1 MELT Program

    Please fill in the form below with the date you would like to start. A representative of Derek Brown's Driving School will contact you to confirm your course enrollment.