As per the guidelines of MPI the Mandatory training is required for drivers who want to obtain their Class 1 driver’s licence.
As of September 1, 2019, you must complete an approved Class 1 Mandatory Entry-Level Training (MELT) course before you can book your road test to obtain a Class 1 licence to drive a semi-trailer truck.
The Province of Manitoba has introduced this mandatory minimum training requirement, which aligns with other Canadian jurisdictions that are in the process of implementing mandatory training programs for trucking school.
Previously, training was recommended but not required prior to obtaining a Class 1 licence.
The MELT course consists of 121.5 hours of standardized training that covers the essential knowledge and skills to safely operate a semi-trailer truck. This mandatory training for class 1 truck driving school in winnipeg will help ensure the safety of all road users.
MELT consists of a minimum 121.5 hours of training. Instruction consists of 40.5 hours in class, 40 hours in yard and 41 hours in cab.
Please contact us for 2020 price for students to take the MELT course for truck driving school in Winnipeg.
Drivers only need to successfully complete mandatory training once – there is no need to take the training again.
Existing Class 1 drivers
Drivers with an existing valid Manitoba Class 1 licence issued before September 1, 2019, do not need to retest and are not required to take MELT.
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