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CDL Class A Advanced Truck Driver Training

NEW STANTON, Pennsylvania | Central Westmoreland Career & Technology Center | ID: 142397


240 ARONA RD NEW STANTON, Pennsylvania 15672-9410
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Admissions Office:
724-925-3532 Ext-1309
Classroom Training
80 Hour CDL Class A Advanced Truck Driver Training Certificate
Employment Skill Gain
Occupational License
$4,058.00 - $4,058.00

Description of Training Provider

CWCTC is vocational technical school accredited by the PA Department of Education offering 23 secondary and adult education programs. Adult programs include CDL, NTMA Machinist Apprentice Program, PennDOT State Inspection and Emissions Classes.

Program Description

This program is offered to students who have had some commercial driving experience and/or training as a truck driver, but not a sufficient amount or caliber to qualify for most truck driving positions. The objective of this program is to provide these students with the basic knowledge and practical skills necessary to obtain their CDL and qualify them to become entry level over-the-road or in-town drivers or co-drivers of tractor-trailers, heavy duty trucks, dump trucks, and medium sized delivery trucks. The program includes 80 clock hours of instruction, including 50 hours of class, lab and independent study exercises, and 30 hours of behind the wheel driving time instruction customized based on driver skills and experience. The program takes approximately 2-3 weeks to complete. The CDL test is administered on site at CWCTC, a third party test site. Students successfully completing the program will receive a Certificate of Achievement. Prerequisite: some CMV driving experience.

Skills & Competencies

CDL Knowledge and Skills, Basic Operation, Safe & Advanced Operating Practices, Vehicle Systems & Maintenance, Non-Vehicle Activities.

Additional Information

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