Truck Driver Training (CDL)

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!

Get started in the high-growth transportation industry with great career benefits! Attend our upcoming event to learn more about training assistance to earn your Commercial Driver's License and to find a fulfilling career in transportation!

This program is WIOA approved (tuition assistance).

Oakton Community College - Skokie campus
7701 North Lincoln Ave.
Skokie, IL 60077


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

    • Great earning potential: drivers can make $35,000 to $70,000 annually.
    • High demand: the U.S. Department of Labor projects that trucking jobs
will increase by 28 percent through 2020.

 

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 screening event


How to Register

Attend our exclusive screening event by e-mailing ekontoge@oakton.edu.

COVID safety protocols have been created to best ensure the safety of students. These protocols will be discussed during the mandatory virtual recruitment event.


Contact Us
ekontoge@oakton.edu
847-635-1414