A&G Driving School

Services

We offer the following professional driver training classes

Class 1 Driver’s License - MELT

On March 31, 2021 the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure and ICBC, announced the Mandatory Entry Level Training (MELT) Program.

The 140-hr training program exceeds the requirements set by the National Safety Code Standard, to ensure new commercial drivers are trained to a higher, consistent standard.

*MELT affects driver training requirements for Class 1 only
“Having mandatory entry-level commercial vehicle training will result in better-trained new drivers and improved road safety for everyone in British Columbia” – Rob Flemming, Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure
Prerequisites:

Class 2 Driver’s License

This driver’s license allows a person to drive vehicles in Class2 and Class4.
Requirements: Must be 19 years of age and hold a BC Class 5 license.

Steps Involved:

Training Packages Include:
We expect that all fees must be in place before training commences. Students are responsible for all ICBC fees as well as medical fees.
*Use of the bus for the road test is provided to the students who take our training program.

Class 3 Driver’s License

This driver’s license allows a person to operate trucks with more than 2 axles such as dump trucks, mobile truck cranes, and large tow trucks.
Requirements: Must be 18 years of age and obtain driver’s abstract from ICBC Driver Services.

Steps Involved:

Please note: Our program comes with additional classroom time and include all materials. Lessons are taught in 4-hour blocks.
$4, 000 Training Packages Include:
We expect that all fees must be in place before training commences. Students are responsible for all ICBC fees as well as medical fees. Contact us for our pricing.

Class 4 (Unrestricted) Driver’s License

This driver’s license allows a person to operate a bus with a maximum seating capacity of 25 persons, and also taxis, limousines, ambulances, and other vehicles used to transport people with disabilities. The primary focus of the program is pre-trip inspection, road craft, and passenger safety. The students will be provided with a handbook of instructions for easy reference.
Training Package Includes:

Requirements:

We expect that all fees must be in place before training commences. ICBC fees are paid separately.

Government Certified Air Brake Course

With this course, we’ll provide the students with both theoretical and practical knowledge on operating vehicles that are equipped with air brakes.

Requirements and Policy

To learn more about our professional driver training courses
Fees are due upon registration for the course. Refunds given up to 7 days prior to the start date minus a $20.00 cancellation fee.
Training Package Includes:
We expect that all fees must be in place before training commences. ICBC fees are paid separately.