Straight Truck / Bus Training Program

STRAIGHT TRUCK / BUS TRAINING PROGRAM (100 CLOCK HOURS)

  • COUNTY TRAINING GRANTS (WIOA, BVR, BWC, TAA)
  • PAYMENT PLAN

CLASSROOM INSTRUCTION   

Classroom instruction introduces students to the trucking industry; its regulations, laws, taxes, and standards. It covers a wide range of subjects to strengthen the student’s knowledge in truck driving techniques, maneuvers, and safety awareness.

YARD & ROAD INSTRUCTION     

Yard instruction consists of teaching students how to properly maintain their equipment, couple and uncouple tractor-trailer combination units, perform vehicle inspections, and practice various backing maneuvers to advance the student’s skill level. Road instruction introduces the students to various traffic situations and roadway systems to develop safe driving techniques. Students apply speed and space management, visual search, communication, shifting techniques, double clutching, progressive shifting, and defensive driving techniques to safely operate a tractor-trailer.

TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS: 160 HRS

TUITION: $3,995

GLTDS DOES NOT ACCEPT CASH. ALL PAYMENTS MUST BE MADE BY CREDIT, DEBIT, CHECK, MONEY ORDER, ETC.

SCHEDULE

Full-time Schedule – 2.5 Weeks; CDL Classroom Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM;

CDL Yard & Road Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Start Date Expected Graduation Date Holidays
4/23/21 5/12/21 None
5/14/21 6/3/21 None
6/7/21 6/23/21 None
7/12/21 7/28/21 None
7/30/21 8/18/21 None
8/20/21 9/9/21 Labor Day
9/13/21 9/29/21 None
10/1/21 10/20/21 None
10/22/21 11/10/21 None
11/12/21 12/1/21 Thanksgiving
12/3/21 12/22/21 None

*Expected Graduation Date is the student’s graduation date if perfect attendance is maintained.