Take the Class 1 MELT orientation course

To teach B.C.'s Class 1 MELT course, you must complete the MELT Orientation Course (MOC) to maintain your Class 1 driver training instructor licence. To also teach MELT theory content, you must complete the ICBC Approved Instructor Theory Course (AIT), formerly called the "Graduated Licensing Theory Course (GLT)*.

How to get your Class 1 MELT designation

To obtain your Class 1 MELT instructor designation, you need to meet these requirements:

Instructors who hold an instructor's licence with a MELT designation can teach a Class 1 mandatory entry-level training course at a licensed driving school.

Course schedule

MELT Orientation Course (MOC):

Approved Instructor Theory (AIT) Course:

Completion of the AIT course is required for

The AIT course consists of five-day sessions delivered virtually on Zoom.

*The AIT course is not required for instructors that currently hold a GLT designation.
As of October 18, 2021, the Class 1 instructor training course for a practical or theory licence designation will include all of the necessary MELT orientation training to allow them to teach MELT. The AIT course will be maintained for new instructor applicants for a Class 1 theory designation.

How to register

To register for an upcoming course:

Melt Orientation Course schedule
Sessions 1-4
Course# Start date Days and times Course availability
MOC-0510 May 10 Monday-Thursday, 9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m. Completed
MOC-0515 May 15 Saturday-Sunday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. Completed
MOC-0517 May 17 Monday-Thursday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Completed
MOC-0517-2 May 17 Monday–Thursday, 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Completed
MOC-0517-3 May 17 Monday–Thursday, 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Completed
MOC-0517-3 May 17 Monday–Tuesday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. Completed
MOC-0522 May 22 Saturday–Sunday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. Completed
MOC-0525 May 25 Tuesday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m. Completed
MOC-0525-2 May 25 Tuesday–Friday, 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Completed
MOC-0525-3 May 25 Tuesday–Friday, 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Completed
MOC-0528 May 28 Friday–Saturday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. Completed
MOC-0621 June 21 Monday–Thursday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Closed
MOC-0705 July 5 Monday–Thursday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Closed
MOC-0705-2 July 5 Monday–Thursday, 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Closed
MOC-0710 July 10 Saturday–Sunday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. Closed
MOC-0712 July 12 Monday–Thursday, 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Closed
MOC-0719 July 19 Monday–Thursday, 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Open for registration
Sessions 5-7
Course# Start date Days and times Course availability
MOC-0607 June 7 Monday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Completed
MOC-0607-2 June 7 Monday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Completed
MOC-0607-3 June 7 Monday–Wednesday, 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Completed
MOC-0607-4 June 7 Monday–Wednesday, 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Completed
MOC-0609 June 9 Wednesday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Thursday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Completed
MOC-0609-2 June 9 Wednesday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Thursday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Completed
MOC-0612 June 12 Saturday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Sunday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Completed
MOC-0612-02 June 12 Saturday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Sunday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Completed
MOC-0621 June 21 Monday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Completed
MOC-0621-2 June 21 Monday-Wednesday, 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Completed
MOC-0626 June 26 Saturday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Sunday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Closed
MOC-0712 July 12 Monday–Wednesday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Closed
MOC-0712-2 July 12 Monday–Wednesday, 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Closed
MOC-0717 July 17 Saturday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Sunday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Closed
MOC-0719 July 19 Monday–Wednesday, 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Closed
MOC-0816 August 16 Monday–Wednesday, 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Closed
MOC-0925 September 25 Saturday, 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Sunday, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Open for Registration
Approved Instructor Theory (AIT) course
  • First AIT sessions will be prioritized to those who do not already hold a GLT/AIT designation.
  • This course is very intense and requires homework. Participants should clear their schedule
    for the week.
Course # Start date Days and times Course availability
AIT-0712 July 12 Monday–Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Thursday, 9:00 a.m–2:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Closed
AIT-0719 July 19 Monday–Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Thursday, 9:00 a.m–2:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m
Closed
AIT-0719-2 July 19 Monday–Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Thursday, 9:00 a.m–2:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m
Closed
AIT-0809 August 9 Monday–Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Thursday, 9:00 a.m–2:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m
Closed
AIT-0809-2 August 9 Monday–Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Thursday, 9:00 a.m–2:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m
Closed
AIT-0816-1 August 16 Monday–Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Thursday, 9:00 a.m–2:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m
Closed
AIT-0823 August 23 Monday–Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Thursday, 9:00 a.m–2:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m
Closed
AIT-0823-2 August 23 Monday–Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Thursday, 9:00 a.m–2:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m
Closed
AIT-0913 September 13 Monday–Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Thursday, 9:00 a.m–2:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m
Closed
AIT-0920 September 20 Monday–Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Thursday, 9:00 a.m–2:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m
Closed
AIT-0927 September 27 Monday–Tuesday, 9:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Thursday, 9:00 a.m–2:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m
Open for registration

Additional courses will be scheduled as required and will open for registration once current courses have been filled.

Change or cancel your course enrollment

If you're already enrolled in an upcoming course and wish to change or cancel your registration, email Melt.Training@icbc.com.

MOC information

What is covered in the course?

The MELT orientation course (MOC) includes

  • MELT standards and policies
  • course assessment standards and requirements
  • overview of lesson plans and course materials provided
  • two short online courses (fuel efficiency and human trafficking), and
  • driver training professionalism.

What I need to do to complete the course

To complete the course, you'll need to

  • attend and participate in all seven course orientation sessions, and
  • complete two short online courses outside of course time.

How to prepare for the course

Review course materials and complete workbook assignments before attending the course.

Is there a course fee?

  • The MOC is free during the MELT transition phase.
  • All course materials are provided.

AIT information

What is covered in the course?

The AIT course includes

  • teaching and assessment strategies
  • building lesson plans, and
  • delivering learner-centered training in online and classroom environments.

What I need to do to complete the course

To complete the course, you'll need to

  • attend all five sessions
  • adapt or develop two lesson plans using a template provided
  • deliver two short lessons using web-conferencing, and
  • write a short take-home quiz

How to prepare for the course

To help you prepare for the course, it is recommended that you read through the following information in the Instructor Resource Kit (MV2901A):

  • Planning a learning environment – Section 2
  • Working with your students – Section 3
  • Instructional strategies – Section 5
  • Assessing and evaluating learning – Section 6

Familiarize yourself with the following platforms as they will help you be successful in the course:

  • Zoom and it’s basic features
  • MS Word, PowerPoint, and
  • Google Docs, Google slides.

Is there a course fee?

  • The AIT course is free during the MELT transition phase.
  • All course materials are provided.