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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

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.