Class 1
MELT and 244-Hour Truck Driver Training

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Entry Level Professional Truck Driver Training Program

244-Hour Full-Time 6 Week Program

 Click APPLY to complete the online application

What do I need to get started?

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Hold a full class 5 licence
  • Have class 1A licence (class 1 authorized instruction)
  • Have an “I” endorsement (authorized air brake instruction)
  • Strong English language skills (reading, writing, listening)
  • Non-Refundable Deposit fee required at registration
If you do not meet requirements and would like more information on how to meet them please send an email to:, or call/text to 204-633-7697, or come down and visit us as 1221 Sherwin Road in Winnipeg and request info on our class 1 program. 

Fee details:


Registration Fee

$   275.00





Books and Supplies



Training Completion Fund



International Student Admin fee (if applicable)


Total Cost:

$ 9,000.00

Return policy

Intakes Currently Available for Registration

Intake #StartEndStatus
244-24-0703-Jul-202415-Aug-2024On Going
244-24-0801-Aug-202416-Sep-2024Registration Open
244-24-0903-Sep-202417-Oct-2024Registration Open
244-24-1003-Oct-202418-Nov-2024Registration Open
244-24-1104-Nov-202417-Dec-2024Registration Open

Frequently Asked Questions...

Funding opportunities are available for those who qualify, in order to determine if you meet the eligibility criteria you need to visit your local Manitoba Jobs and Skills Development Centre. Their locations can be found here:

Costs include registration, tuition, books and other fees.

Total Cost:                         $9,000

Currently, our program is running full-time days from Monday to Friday.

Unfortunately, we do not offer financing for this program. If you are not a funded student and your application is approved, you will be contacted to sign a contract for the program and full fees will be required before the start of your program.

Up to 2 attempts are provided to students during the program.

MPI has not placed any limits to the number of attempts that a student can take for a road test. Once you have completed MELT successfully you are eligible to take class 1 tests. Additional tests will be at a fee of $275.00

Please apply online
or contact our office to schedule an appointment to fill a paper application by calling 204-633-7697 or by emailing

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us

*Please note that pricing can change without  notice. Please enquire at Buffalo Driver Training office or MPI for the most updated fees.