COMMERCIAL DRIVER’S LICENSE-CLASS A
Students will obtain a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
This 200-hour program prepares students to obtain their Commercial driver’s License and to work in the Commercial Driving Industry. Program instruction includes preparation from the Pennsylvania State Permit Test to final Skills Exams.
Log Books and Documentation
Driving Without a Trailer
Straight Line Backing
Pennsylvania Driver’s License
Clean Driving Record
Pennsylvania State Criminal Background Check
PennDOT Commercial Driver’s Test Booklet, PennDOT, 2011
Other Handouts and Materials From Industry Sources
Rockwater Energy Solutions
SPECIALIZED SHOP EQUIPMENT
Numerous Trucks and Trailers
Box and Flat Bed Trailers
Eaton 10 Speed
Super 10 Speed
Pennsylvania Commercial Driver’s License–Class A
Over The Road Driver
Local Delivery Driver
Oil and Gas Industry Driver
Water Truck Hauler
Tank Truck Driver
School Bus Driver
Using mathematics to solve problems.
Managing one's own time and the time of others.
Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Judgment and Decision Making
Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem solving and decision making.
Management of Material Resources
Obtaining and seeing to the appropriate use of equipment, facilities and material needed to do certain work.
Quality Control Analysis
Conducting tests and inspections of products, services or processes to evaluate quality or performance
WAGES AND EMPLOYMENT TRENDS
Median Wages (2008)
$17.92 Hourly, $35,140 Annually
Projected Growth (2008-2018)
Slower Than Average (4%)
Projected Need (2008-2018)
291,000 Additional Employees
Total Tuition, Books, Etc.