Education Details

CDL Class A
Award type: Certificate of Completion / CDL A License
Skagit City Trucking School

Program Details  
Program Overview for CDL Class A
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Skagit City Trucking School
Program website
Program contact
Joe Hardy
(360) 982-2891
Program description
The program objective is to train qualified persons for a successful career as a Professional Truck Driver by providing thorough training on the knowledge and skills required for the safe operation of a commercial motor vehicle. Course will consist of 160 hours of instruction recommended by the Washington State Department of Licensing. This requirement meets and exceeds the minimum recommended hours of training by the Professional Truck Driving Institute (P.T.D.I.) Students will be required to attend training for 20 days, eight hours a day from 8:00am to 4:30 allowing half an hour for a lunch break. The Class A training program will be framed under the Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administrations Entry Level Training Requirements in accordance with CFR 380.503 and the Curriculum Standard Guidelines for Tractor-Trailer Drivers set by the Professional Truck Driving Institute.
Financial Information
Total program tuition
$100 registration fee
Books and materials
Supplies, tools, uniform
Other costs
Program Information
Length of training
4 Weeks
Award type
Certificate of Completion / CDL A License
Clock hours
Locations offered
Main Location view map
Public transportation service: Skagit Transit

Offered evenings/weekends
Offered onlineno
Entrance requirements
Applicant must be 18 years old, 21 years old if interested in interstate driving positions. All program applicants must be able to read, write and speak English, understand highway traffic signs and signals, converse with the general public, respond to official inquiries, and make legible entries on reports and records as required by Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations. Must be drug free and agree to drug testing requirements. Pass a Department of Transportation Medical Exam before starting the program. Have a valid driver license at the time of enrollment.
Certification/license required to work in this field
Certificate of Completion / Commercial Driver's License
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
CDL A License
Certification/license test preparation provided
CDL Skills Test