AZ – MELT Z Truck Training

116 hours over 5 weeks

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Start Date & Locations

Aug 12, 2024
Sep 16, 2024
Sudbury, ON
Oct 21, 2024
Sudbury, ON

Graduate with a MELT Z Truck Training Certificate of Completion

  • Program includes 1.5 weeks of in class theory and 3.5 weeks of behind the wheel driving
  • Textbooks included
  • Observation and use of our truck simulator are always available for no extra charge
  • One on one instruction in cab
  • 2 AZ Road Test attempts included with tuition

Program Description

Approved as a vocational program under the Ontario Career Colleges Act, 2005,  the MELT Z (AZ) truck training program is 5-weeks in length and provides students with the mandatory requirements as set by the Ministry of Transportation of Ontario’s (MTO) Mandatory Entry-Level Training (MELT) standard to obtain their AZ license. This program includes both in-class theory and practical behind the wheel training. Our trucks are all standard transmissions, ensuring that our students obtain a full AZ license without restrictions.

Subjects Include

  • Employment in the Commercial Vehicle Industry
  • Vehicle Components & Systems
  • Basic Driving Techniques
  • Professional Driving Habits
  • Tractor-Trailer Off-Road Tasks and Manoeuvres
  • Documents, Paperwork, and Regulatory Requirements
  • Vehicle Inspection Activities
  • Hours of Service Compliance
  • Cargo Securement & Loss Prevention
  • Handling Emergencies
  • Air Brake

Course Requirements

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Must have minimum Grade 10 English (online equivalency test available)
  • Must hold valid Ontario G drivers licence
  • Must have approved MTO medical forms that meets visual, hearing and medical requirements for a class A licence

Hear it from our graduates!

Excellent course, excellent people!  All the content was relevant, and I was not left questioning anything!

- 2021 Graduate – MELT Z Truck Training Program

How to apply?

Inquire online or in-person at 1 Fisher Road, Garson, Ontario P3L 1N3

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Northern Construction Academy

1 Fisher Road
Garson, Ontario P3L 1N3
Registered as a Career College under the Ontario Career Colleges Act, 2005.