7 Credit Hours (OC)
This course is designed to prepare individuals for a career as a commercial driver and leads to a Tractor Trailer Driver Certificate. Students will develop proficiency in operating a vehicle and will study trucking regulations, reporting requirements, map reading and trip planning. Upon successful completion of course work, students will take the Secretary of State Class A Skills Test. Daytime classes begin monthly, and evening classes begin every two months. Usually taught with forty hours of classroom lecture and 120 hours of yard work and behind-the-wheel practice.
Pre-requisite: Department approval