upgrade your class b to a class a license

Melton Truck Lines is Now Offering FREE Class A CDL Training

Are you a Class B Driver, but want to pursue a new career and a Class A CDL? Melton has a new opportunity for Class B drivers in the state of Oklahoma to earn their Class A license for FREE. Through a partnership with Tulsa Technology Center, Melton is now offering quality training and housing for students to earn their upgraded CDL beginning April 29th, 2018. Training classes will be taught by Tulsa Tech and held at Melton’s headquarters in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

After students complete their training, Melton will support new drivers throughout their transition into a new career. Students are eligible to receive $500 orientation pay following their Class A certification as well as training pay. Once the driver receives their own truck, they will be given a guaranteed pay of $850 per week for the first 90 days. Melton’s student programs provide drivers with the financial security they need when being introduced to the lifestyle of an over the road flatbed career.


  • Must live in Oklahoma.
  • Must have a Class B license and have experience driving Class B vehicles.
  • Must be interested in OTR flatbed.
  • Must meet our current background, safety, and work history expectations.

Application Process

  • Apply online or call 866-715-8563 to speak with a recruiter.
  • You will complete an over the phone interview with your recruiter where we will collect work history, safety, and background information.
  • Your recruiter will forward your application to a processor who will check your references and reports.
  • Your application will be sent back to your recruiter so you can complete a final interview to make sure that we have everything correct on your application.
  • Once your application is reviewed and approved by our hiring board, we will schedule your transportation to orientation.


  • Driver will pass Melton’s DOT physical, Ergo testing, and submit to drug screening.
  • Driver will then attend a 40 hour training program with Tulsa Tech. Melton will pay for lodging if they do not live nearby as well as provide drivers breakfast and lunch.
  • After completing the 40 hour program at Tulsa Tech, the driver will test and obtain their CDL A.
  • Your application will be sent back to your recruiter so you can complete a final interview to make sure that we have everything correct on your application.
  • Driver will then attend Melton’s regular orientation in Tulsa.

Customized Paid Orientation Program

Melton’s orientation is competitively paid. After training at Tulsa Tech you will be a part of our 7-day orientation where we will cover our culture, safety standards, load securement, and tarping best practices. If you need any additional help during the class, we can provide additional one-on-one training. We want to give you the tools you need to be successful!

Guaranteed Pay Program

Once you get on your own truck, you are guaranteed to make at least $850 a week. Make your mileage pay or your guaranteed pay, whichever is greater! This guarantee will run through your 90-day anniversary.

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