Truck Driving Training (360 Hours)

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Earn your Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with classroom instruction, range driving, and road experience. The class will prepare the prospective driver to understand safety, driver responsibility, and the laws and regulations governing the motor carrier industry.

 

Training includes:
• CDL permit and endorsement instruction
• Driver qualification
• Driver wellness
• Federal motor carrier safety regulations
• Hours of service and map reading
• Vehicle inspection
• Air brake training
• Defensive Driving
• Cargo handling
• Whistleblower protection

 

Admissions Requirements:
• Attend a mandatory orientation session (May 6th at 10:00 a.m.)
• Be at least 18 years old
• Hold a valid North Carolina driver’s license
• Be able to read and speak English
• High school or college transcript or a reading placement test showing at least an 8th-grade reading level
• Pass a Department of Transportation (DOT) physical
• Complete and pass a DOT drug screen
• Show proof of permanent residency

 

Cost of Class:
• Tuition/Registration: $1,877

 

 

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