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Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Class A

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Government license

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor. 490205

Description

CDL training will provide the necessary skills and hours for trainees to

sit for a Class A Commercial Driver’s License. Students will learn the

basics of operating a truck, transmission, trip checks, log books and

safety. Classroom time for Class A is mandated at 78 hours. Lab time is

25.5 hours. Driving time is 44 hours minimum, road or range. Students

can elect to add endorsements to their license. Length of course is

advertised as eight (8) weeks but will run for 10 weeks to accommodate

for scheduling and repeat testing. Commercial Driver’s License is

regulated by the Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

8

Hours

144

Entrance Requirements

None

School

Eastern Maine Community College

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

Bangor

Local WIB

1 - Northeastern Workforce Board

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

None

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

Yes - Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles

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)

$50.00 Trucking: Tractor-Trailer Driver Handbook/Workbook

Testing/Exam Fees

$105.00 $70 Learners Permit, #35 Test Fee

In-State/District Tuition

$4,700.00

Other Fees

$174.00 $7 DMV Record Check, $167 Drug Screening

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$4,700.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$5,029.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$5,029.00

Demand Occupation(s)

53-7051.00Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators
$20.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

354 Hogan Road, Bangor, Maine 04401

Phone Number

(207) 941-4600

Last Updated

Jul 01, 2020

Created

Oct 05, 2018