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!
Oakton Community College - Skokie campus
7701 North Lincoln Ave.
Skokie, IL 60077
Registration Required. Call 847-635-1414.
- Job placement assistance
- Flexible training option
- Flat rate cost option
- Short-term accelerated training
To prepare students to earn their Class A license.
More than 22,000 jobs listed in Cook County in 2012 (Chicago Workforce Partnership). Drivers can make $35K - $70K annually.
- 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.
Upcoming CDL Training Sessions
To be announced
Roehl Transport, one of America's top trucking companies, is looking to hire qualified graduates of Oakton's CDL program in Illinois. View some of their job postings here.
Schneider National, Inc.
West Side Transport
Drive This Truck
New Way Logistics
Evanston Lumber Company
Prime Line Transportation, Inc.
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.