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Truck Driver Training

Get on the road to a new career in transportation. The Truck Driver Training Program includes classroom instruction, Lab, and individual driving lessons. This two-month program also covers equipment fundamentals, air brakes, pre-trip inspection, log books and more! Job placement assistance is available!


Our Advantage

  • Flat rate cost that covers training, permit, books, and CDL exam
  • Job placement assistance
  • Visits from recruiters who are looking to hire!

Course Objectives
To prepare students to earn their Class A license.

Job Outlook
More than 22,000+ jobs listed in Cook County in 2012 (Chicago Workforce Partnership). In terms of earnings, drivers can make $35K - $70K annually.


Registration Prerequisites

  • 18 years or older (21 to drive locally)
  • Pass Illinois Department of Transportation physical exam and drug test
  • Relatively clean driving record
  • High School Diploma or GED Preferred
  • Attend FREE online orientation

How to Register
Complete our online orientation. Additional instructions regarding how to register will be included in the orientation. Register for Orientation Online.

Contact Us:
Email: businessinstitute@oakton.edu
Phone: 847-635-1447

Introduction to Spanish for Health Care Workers Age 50 and Over
Learn how to converse with Spanish-speaking patients and guests in any health care setting.
Wednesdays, Sept. 3 - Nov. 5
Space is limited!
Register by Aug. 22 for the reduced fee of $79.
(After Aug. 22, fee is $100)

Offered through the American Association of Community Colleges Plus 50 Encore Completion Program.

Online Flexible Registration System
Register using our online Flexible Registration system with its shopping cart functionality. The online registration system serves as a convenient method to search, register, and pay for classes. Visit our How to Register page and find out more.