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
|January 22 - March 26, 2019||6-9:30pm||MTWThF|
|April 8 - June 24, 2019||6-9:30pm||MTWThF||No Class: April 19, May 27|
|July 8 - September 17, 2019||6-9:30pm||MTWThF||No Class: Sept 2|
|September 23 - December 11, 2019||6-9:30pm||MTWThF||No Class: Nov 27, 28, 29|
Location: Tyson Family Center for Technology, 3509 Old Charlotte Highway, Monroe, NC 28110
You must have a NC license to take this course. If possible, please get your CDL B permit and a DOT Medical Exam before class begins.
Questions? Contact Kristen Griffin at 704.290.5223
The truck driving program offers extensive classroom, as well as range and road driving to prepare you for your new career! The Commercial Driver’s License (CDL Class A) final test will be administered at the conclusion of the course.
South Piedmont has a 100% past placement rate for graduates, all placed with local businesses! There is a high demand for skilled drivers!
For more information check out our Truck Driver Training Interest Form
Cost: $1,881.00 (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: January 30, 2019, 10 am – Tyson Family Center for Technology – 3509 Old Charlotte Highway, Monroe, NC 28110
Class Dates: February 19 – April 24, 2019, MTWThF, 8 am – 5 pm
Offered in Partnership with Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute
NCDMV and Federal Motor Carrier approved trucks with conventional and cab-over trucks with trailers in various lengths.
To learn more, contact:
Chris Thompson, 828.726.2380,
Roger Chester, 828.726.2386,