COMMERCIAL DRIVER’S LICENSE (CDL) CLASS A COURSE
The Truck Driver Training program prepares individuals to drive tractor trailer rigs. This course teaches proper driving procedures, safe driver responsibility, commercial motor vehicle laws and regulations, and the basic principles and practices for operating commercial vehicles. The course work includes motor vehicle laws and regulations, map reading, vehicle maintenance, safety procedures, daily logs, defensive driving, freight handling, security, and fire protection. Highway driving training exercises and classroom lectures are used to develop the student’s knowledge and skills. Upon successful completion, students are qualified to take the Commercial Driver’s License exam and are employable by commercial trucking firms. They may also become owner-operators and work as private contract haulers.
For more information check out our Truck Driver Training Interest Form
Cost: $1,882.00 (Tuition can be split into 3 payments)
Instructional materials included in tuition.
Under-employed or unemployed registrants are eligible for 100% funding for class through WIOA! For more information on WIOA (Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act) funding, call 704.283.2589.
Orientation: March 31, 2020
Class Dates: Begins April 20, 2020
To learn more, contact:
Chris Thompson, 828.726.2380,
Roger Chester, 828.726.2386,
COMMERCIAL DRIVER’S LICENSE (CDL) CLASS B COURSE
The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles offers several types of Commercial Driver Licenses. Class B permits you to drive any single vehicle with a gross vehicle weight rating of 26,001 pounds or more, and any such vehicle towing a vehicle with a gross vehicle weight rating not in excess of 10,000 pounds. A Class A license is required to drive a tractor trailer.
The course includes: orientation, summary of hours, safety, accident reporting, airbrakes, pre-trip inspection, field lab straight-line backing, field lab off-set backing, field lab 90 degree backing, and behind the wheel training.
Requirements: NC driver’s license, CDL B permit (for more information contact your local DMV), DOT medical exam
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KEYWORD: CDL B
|January 6 – March 24, 2020||6-9:30pm||MTWThF||Old Charlotte Highway Campus – Monroe||No Class: January 20
|February 8 – May 16, 2020||8am-5pm||Saturdays||Polkton Campus||No Class: April 18
|April 6 – July 15, 2020||6-9:30pm||MTWThF||Old Charlotte Highway Campus – Monroe||No Class: April 10, May 25, July 6
(No Friday Class May 15 – July 6)
|May 30 – September 5, 2020||8am-5pm||Saturdays||Polkton Campus||No Class: July 4
|July 27 – October 14, 2020||6-9:30pm||MTWThF||Old Charlotte Highway Campus – Monroe||No Class: July 31, September 7