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Truck Driving

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Truck Driving

The Transportation Industry is growing and there is a high demand for well-trained drivers. This eight-week course utilizes state-of-the-art simulator training, classroom instruction, range and road driving, and practical application of skills used in the operation of a tractor/trailer.The Transportation Industry is growing and there is a high demand for well-trained drivers. This eight-week course utilizes state-of-the-art simulator training, classroom instruction, range and road driving, and practical application of skills used in the operation of a tractor/trailer.

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MCCT Registration for Truck Driving 

Start Date: Please call our Tech campus for the most current dates and information: (806) 379-2726

Prerequisite Information

  1. Student must be 18 years of age at the commencement of the course
  2. Student will be required to have a DOT physical (Department of Transportation Medical Card) and drug screen before the first day of class. These documents must be presented on the first class day. Cost of the physical and drug screen is not included. Please note that per federal guidelines, drug screen results must be within 30 days of the start of class. The following link explains the physical qualifications for a Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV) driver: https://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/retrieveECFR?gp=1&ty=HTML&h=L&mc=true&=PART&n=pt49.5.391#sp49.5.391.e 
  3. Student must have a current, eligible and valid Texas Driver License. Student must apply for a Class A Learner Permit (CLP) at the Texas Department of Public Safety office before class begins and present this document on the first class day. Prospective students may check their license eligibility at the following link: https://www.texas.gov/licenseeligibility   

Estimated Fees, Books and Other Expenses (for CE)

  Item Cost
  Books/Uniform/Equipment/DOT & Other Fees (estimate) 329.00
  Tuition: 4492.00
  Estimated Total Program Cost: $4821.00

 The Commercial Driver License Program is also available as an Academic course with 16 hours of college credit. Download the information below.

DOWNLOAD: CDL ACADEMIC PROGRAM INFORMATION


Financial Aid Information

Texas Public Education Grant (TPEG) Financial Aid 
Applications are available online at www.fafsa.gov
AC Financial Aid page
Hazelwood Act Tuition exemption for veterans is available if you qualify.  Please contact Kelly Murphy at (806) 371-5026.     


Job Outlook

http://www.bls.gov/ooh/Transportation-and-Material-Moving/Heavy-and-tractor-trailer-truck-drivers.htm

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Contact Us

P.O. Box 447
1220 E. 1st Street
Dumas, TX 79029

Moore County Career & Technical Center

115 Success Blvd
Dumas, TX 79029
806-379-2726