Class 1 MELT Course Details

Class 1 MELT Course Details

MELT Training consists of the following:


  • 40.5 hours classroom training
  • 40.0 hours in-yard training
  • 41.0 hours in-cab training

Total 121.5 hours of training


  • 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)
  • Good English (there are written final exams to be completed to pass)


Our program will run for 4 weeks and attendance in all classes is mandatory. You will have 1 week in the classroom and 3 weeks of practical training.  Our in-yard group training will consist of 31 hours and students will also receive 50 hours of one-on-one training.