Truck Driver Training
Get on the Road and into an Exciting Career
Classes start every Monday! Click here to schedule a one-on-one information session and learn more about this program.
Note that Harper College CE does not accept financial aid acquired through FAFSA, but does accept financial aid from other sources. Ask about financial aid in a one-on-one information session.
TRUCK DRIVER TRANING 160
The 160-hour CDL A license course meets all Illinois requirements. Includes permit test, pre-trip inspections, yard skills practice, highway driving and road tests. Students demonstrate the CDL laws, use of controls, safe driving techniques and defensive driving. Hazmat endorsement optional with additional $89.50 paid directly to vendor providing service. Successful completion allows individuals to sit for the Illinois CDL A exam. Courses start every Monday at one of our locations. Prerequisite: Email email@example.com for approval.
TRUCK DRIVER TRAINING 240
The 240-hour CDL A license course meets all Illinois requirements of 160 training hours plus 80 additional hours. Includes pre-trip inspections, yard skills practice, highway driving, road tests, in addition to advanced trip planning, logs/other documentation, plus advanced cargo handling and shipping. Students can obtain doubles and triples and tanker endorsements. Hazmat endorsement optional with additional $89.50 paid directly to vendor providing service. Courses start every Monday at one of our locations. This class is scheduled by student request. Prerequisite: Attendance at an Info Session (see below) or in-person meeting with CDL staff for program is required for approval. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
There is always a demand for qualified tanker drivers. Upgrade your CDL skills and learn to drive a tanker trailer. This 40-hour course is a comprehensive study of tanker truck operations and specific tanker issues and requirements and includes both classroom and over-the-road experience. Prerequisites: Hold a valid commercial driver's license with tanker endorsement and submit a driving record abstract. Email email@example.com to register.
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Truck Driver Training: 240 Hours
Truck Driver Training: Tanker Endorsement