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Truck Driver Training

Get on the road to a new career in transportation in just two months. 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

  • Job placement assistance
  • Flexible training option
  • Flat rate cost option
  • Short-term accelerated training

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: skhurana@oakton.edu
Phone: 847-635-1447

Upcoming Training Sessions

February 2, 2015
March 2, 2015
April 6, 2015

Employer Connections

Schneider National, Inc.
US Xpress
West Side Transport
Drive This Truck
New Way Logistics
Evanston Lumber Company

Graduate Story Highlights

Melissa Wohn, a May 2014 graduate of the Truck Driving Program, is now working for Schneider National Inc, one of the largest trucking companies in the nation, and is on track to becoming an owner-operator with the company making $60,000-$75,000 per year.