CDL Training Courses​

The CDL Training: Class A Truck Driver training curriculum provides students with training to inspect and operate tractor-trailers and to assume driver responsibilities on the road and at pick-up/delivery points.

Emphasis is placed on:

  • Vehicle inspections
  • Defensive driving
  • Range maneuvers
  • Motor carrier safety regulations (DOT 380 -397 and a certificate for entry-level drivers)
  • Trip planning
  • Cargo handlings
  • Size/weight laws
  • General maintenance procedures
  • Accident prevention

Finishing Training Courses

The CDL Finishing Training curriculum provides students with abbreviated instruction in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs) and will reintroduce students to basic instruments, controls, and operating characteristics of a CMV. This course also covers how to properly perform vehicle inspections, control the motion of CMVs under various road and traffic conditions, employ shifting and backing techniques, and properly couple and uncouple combination vehicles.