Corporate and Community Education

Truck Driving Class "A"

Dates: July 10 - August 13, 2019

Meets: W, Th, F, M and Tu from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Location: AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab

Registration/Tuition: $4,229.00

There is only one opening remaining at this time.

Untitled 1



The first 50 hours of training includes instruction on tractor-trailer operations and regulations. Topics include: United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) and State regulations, operations in truck transportation, map reading, logbook management, and other pertinent subjects that relate to the safety and legal operation of tractor-trailers. NOTE: Tri-County Technical College does not guarantee that a person will become licensed (CDL) at the conclusion of this course. In the driving phase you will become familiar with tractor-trailer components and CDL pre-trip inspections. You will also learn the proper procedures for coupling/uncoupling, sliding fifth wheels and trailer tandems, adjusting brakes, using a clutch brake, shifting and backing. You will then progress to secondary roads, practicing correct upshifting and downshifting techniques, engine RPM management, starts, stops, lane control, and turns. As your proficiency develops, you will move on to primary and interstate roads.

REQUIREMENTS: Must be at least 18 years of age, must be able to read and write at a minimum of 8th grade level, must have a good driving record and must be able to pass a Department of Transportation (DOT) physical and drug screen test.

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS: You must complete the required number of hours, meet the attendance requirements, receive a satisfactory grade and have no outstanding financial or other obligations to the College.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Financial assistance and low-interest, payment-friendly student loans are available for those who qualify. Please contact us for more information.

PLACEMENT ASSISTANCE: Recruiters from top trucking companies in our area will come by to visit your class, or they will send information regarding hiring needs. Additionally, you will have access to recruiting information and job applications for most nation-wide trucking companies. If you need us, we will assist you in your efforts to find a job. NOTE: Tri-County Technical College does not guarantee employment.

 

 

Notes:

Tuition includes books, materials and drug screen.
Fee: $4,229.00
Clock Hours:160.00
CEUs:16.00

AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab

The Anderson Quickjobs Center is located at 512 Michelin Boulevard, Anderson, SC (across the street from the Anderson Campus).

Michael Sanders


Arthur Chisholm

Date Day Time Location
07/10/2019Wednesday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/11/2019Thursday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/12/2019Friday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/15/2019Monday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/16/2019Tuesday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/17/2019Wednesday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/18/2019Thursday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/19/2019Friday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/22/2019Monday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/23/2019Tuesday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/24/2019Wednesday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/25/2019Thursday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/26/2019Friday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/29/2019Monday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/30/2019Tuesday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
07/31/2019Wednesday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
08/01/2019Thursday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
08/02/2019Friday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
08/05/2019Monday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
08/06/2019Tuesday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
08/07/2019Wednesday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
08/08/2019Thursday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
08/09/2019Friday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
08/12/2019Monday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab
08/13/2019Tuesday8 AM to 5 PM AQ 012 - Anderson QuickJobs Center, Industrial Lab

Online registration is not available at this time. Please contact our office for more information.

Support Person: Corporate and Community Education Division  Phone: 864-646-1700  Email: conted@tctc.edu

Share

Email Information to Friend Print