Entry Level Professional Truck Driver Training Program

244-Hour

Full-Time

6 Week Program

 

NOW OPEN FOR REGISTRATION FOR 2020 

APPLY EARLY TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT. 

 Get our application HERE.

What’s Included?

The program will run for 6 weeks full time and consists of:

80 hours in the classroom,

·       80 hours of behind the wheel/lab,

·       80 hours observation,

·       2 practical exam attempts at MPI 

Is this program funded?

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: https://www.gov.mb.ca/wd/ites/contact.html

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)

How long is the program?

Our program runs for 6 weeks full-time and attendance is mandatory. Studying time at home is also required.

I am working full-time is your course offered in the evenings or weekends?

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

How much does it cost?

Costs                   

Costs include registration, tuition, books and other fees.

Total Cost:                         $8,899

Other School Fees* (as needed):
Written Exam Re-Write50/each
Practical Re-Assessment84/hour
Additional Hourly Training84/hour
Truck Rental for MPI Road Test275/each
MPI Fees* (as needed):
Air Brake Manual10 (Free Online)
Profession Manual10 (Free Online)
Written Tests10/each
Class 1 Road Test$50/each

Can I pay in installments?

Unfortunately, we do not offer financing for this program. If you are not 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. 

How many road tests are included?

2 attempts are provided to those who successfully complete the program.

How many tests can I take?

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

How do I apply?

Download our application and return completed applications in person to Buffalo Driver Training Unit D, 415 Lucas Avenue Rosser MB (Ocean Trailer Building 2nd Floor), or by email to info@buffalodrivertraining.com.

The application fee of $45 will be charged once your application is received by the school. 

You can download the application HERE.

Intakes Currently Available for Registration

IntakeStart DateEnd DateSpots Available
4A-MELT21-Oct-201915-Nov-20190
5-MELT08-Nov-201906-Dec-20190
6-MELT02-Dec-201931-Dec-20191
2020 Year
7-MELT
244-1
06-Jan-2020
13-Jan-2020
24-Jan-2020
24-Feb-2020
1
6
244-210-Feb-202023-Mar-20208
244-310-Mar-202021-Apr-20208
244-407-Apr-202020-May-20208
244-506-May-202017-Jun-20208
244-604-Jun-202017-Jul-20208

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.