Workforce Certificate, On Campus
The Truck Driver Training program prepares individuals to drive tractor-trailer rigs. This course teaches proper driving procedures, safe driver responsibility, commercial motor vehicle laws and regulations, and the basic principles and practices for operating commercial vehicles. Upon successful completion, students are qualified to take the Commercial Driver’s License exam and may become employable by commercial trucking firms or become owner operators and work as private contract haulers.
Graduates should qualify for employment for a variety of truck driving positions within the transportation industry.
Instructional Format: Highway driving training exercises and classroom lectures are used to develop the student’s knowledge and skills.
Certification Testing: NCDMV Commercial Driver License
The course is divided into 3 sections for the student to become proficient in the following topics:
Cost: $1881 plus associated books, tools, and supplies
Virginia residents pay the same tuition rate as in-state students.
Many grant and scholarship opportunities are available as well. Please complete the WTCE Scholarship and Financial Aid Form and a counselor will review your information to see if you are eligible for assistance.
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