Truck Training

Training material for Truck

  1. Class 1 (MELT, 121.5 hrs)
    1. Procedure to get your class 1 driver licence
    2. Driving back to work grant program
    3. Canada-Alberta Job Grant program (CAJG)
  2. Class 1 (MELT, 40 hrs) (for experienced Drivers)
  3. Air Brake
  4. Class 3

 

1. Class 1 (MELT, 121.5 hrs)

a. Procedure to get your class 1 driver licence

  1. make sure you have your driver medical is ready and within 90 days before your road test
  2. complete air brake course and pass the knowledge test, or you have 'Q' endorsement already;
  3. complete in-class, in-yard, and on-road training hours
  4. driving school issues the course completion certificate and notify Alberta Transportation
  5. go to any registry agent office to do the class 1 knowledge test
  6. driving school books the road test
  7. go for the road test with the following documentation
    • driver licence
    • driver medical
    • proof of completion of knowledge test for air brake and classs 1
    • Course Completion Certificate from the driving school
  8. upgrade your driver licence at a registry agent office 

b. Driving Back to Work grant program (on hold)

c. Canada-Alberta Job Grant program

        Program Details     

       Some key points:

  1. Employer applies on behalf of theire present or future employees for the program
  2.  two-thirds of the training cost is covered
  3. 100% of the training cost is covered if you are unemployed
  4. training cannot start until the trainees has signed the application and the application is received be the CAJG

Procedure to get your class 1 driver licence

2. Class 1 (MELT, 40 hrs) (for experienced drivers)

Coming soon

3. Air Brake 

Please read the manual before the class starts:

Air Brake Manual - A Guide for Students   (PDF Jan 2020)     

Procedure to get your 'Q' endorsement 

  1.  take the 6.5 hours in-class training
  2. take the practical training and pass the test with the instructor
  3. get the certificate from the driving school
  4. take the knowledge test at any registry office
  5. get your 'Q' endorsement once you pass the knowledge test

4. Class 3 

Coming soon