Commercial Driver Training Certificate
Take advantage of the national shortage of commercial drivers and obtain a Commercial Driver License. The Commercial Driver Training program prepares students for local and national career positions. Instructional methods include classroom, vehicle driving simulation, vehicle operation, industry presentations, and career exploration. This one semester certificate can have you riding the open road within four months!
Training topics include trip planning, maintaining daily logs, DOT regulations, accident reports, pre-trip evaluation, air brake fundamentals, vehicle maneuvers, and safe operation of loaded and unloaded vehicles in a variety of traffic and weather conditions.
Applicants to this program must be at least 18 years old, possess a valid driver’s license, have a clean driving record and possess a high school diploma or GED (HiSet). Participants must also pass the DOT physical exam, pass a standard pre-employment drug test and submit copies of their driving record.
|CDT101W||Fundamentals of Commercial Driver Training||4||0||4|
|CDT103W||Air Brake Fundamentals||1||0||1|
|CDT105W||Vehicle and Cargo Safety||2||3||3|
|CDT107W||Closed Course Vehicle Maneuvers||1||6||3|
|CDT109W||Open Road Vehicle Maneuvers||1||6||3|
|CDT112W||Commercial Motor Vehicle Operator Capstone||3||0||3|
|Total for Certificate||16|