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Commercial Driver's License Certification

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Community college certification

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician. 470604

Description

Have a HS Diploma or GED
Be at least 18 years of age
Be able to read & speak English to make reports & entries
Pass DOT Physical & Drug Screen
Possess a valid Driver’s License w/ a minimum of 1 yr automobile experience
Obtain CDLA learners permit from DMV


Delaware Tech’s CDL curriculum combines classroom study with practical
experience behind the wheel of diesel-powered tractor trailers on a private
training range as well as public streets and highways. You’ll also learn the
intricacies of handling a variety of truck types and cargo, conducting required
inspections, proper reporting and documentation requirements, and trip
planning techniques – all in a small class-size environment.
This certificate program is available in a structured environment of weekday
study. You’ll gain the knowledge and skills necessary to earn your CDL Class
A Driver’s License. Prerequisite: High school Diploma/GED; Driver’s License
for a minimum of 1 year; and must pass a drug screening and a DOT Physical.
Please contact (302) 259-6200 for more information. 

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

10

Hours

346

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

Delaware Technical Community College- Owens - Non-Credit

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

Yes; classroom and driving/observation hours

Training Location(s)

21765 Nanticoke Avenue, Georgetown, DE 19947

Local WIB

1 - Statewide

Name of Credential

Delaware Tech Certificate Program

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Internal Scholarship; WIOA; SEED+

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Delaware Technical Community College

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$95.00 1 textbook

Testing/Exam Fees

$5.00 Class A CDL Learner's Permit

In-State/District Tuition

$4,995.00

Other Fees

$53.00 Drug screen

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$4,995.00

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$75.00 DOT Physical

Total In-State Program Cost

$5,223.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$5,223.00

Demand Occupation(s)

53-3032.00Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
$15.66 per hour
Required Certification: Hourly Wage depends on hours per week

Provider Status

Approved

Address

21179 College Drive, Georgetown, Delaware 19947

Phone Number

(302) 259-6364

Fax Number

(302) 259-6754

Web Address

http://go.dtcc.edu/workforcedevelopment

Last Updated

Jul 27, 2022

Created

Oct 31, 2019

Renewal

Jul 01, 2023