Truck Driver Training Certification

Semi truck driving through the desert

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 also the laws and regulations governing the motor carrier industry. For your convenience class will be held in a weekend setting.

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

Admission Requirements:

  • Attend a mandatory orientation session (TBD)
  • 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:

  • Registration $1880

For more information about this class call the Avery Learning Center at 828.733.5883.