The Occupational Certificate (OC) program in Commercial Vehicle Driving prepares you for entry level employment as a truck driver. You will learn vehicle systems, Department of Transportation (DOT) rules and regulations, safety, logs and other legal topics of interest to trucking and transportation. You will also learn safe operation, Smith System (five principles of defensive driving), cargo handling, hazardous materials, personal finances, business math, and public and employer relations. You will receive extensive hands-on experience in emergency equipment, safe operations, and preventive maintenance. This course will prepare you for the Commercial Drivers License (CDL) examination. The CDL exam is administered by SFSC as part of the program.
Length: 320 contact hours / 10.66 occupational credits
|PREFIX NUMBER||COURSE NAME||CONTACT HOURS|
|TRA 0081||Commercial Vehicle Driving-Tractor Trailer Truck Driver||320|