Truck Driver Training Classes available at IVCC in Spring 2019
Illinois Valley Community College
offers “Truck Driver Training,” a 10-credit course from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday, beginning Monday Feb. 4.
The four-week, 160-hour program
combines classroom presentation and hands-on experience leading to a class “A”
commercial driver’s license (CDL) with all endorsements.
Students will experience behind-the-wheel training as well as log book, map
reading, backing, shifting and maneuvering skills – competencies that allow
them to obtain employment in entry-level positions in the trucking industry.
IVCC’s program also provides lifetime placement assistance and has a 99 percent
Evening classes are from 5 to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday for six weeks
beginning Tuesday, Feb. 19.
CDL Refresher classes are available for drivers who need to update their
driving skills before going back to a driving job or are required to retake the
written tests to renew their CDL.
No prerequisites or
prior experience required; financial aid is available. For information, call
Bruce Hartman, program coordinator, at (815) 224-0266.