Truck Driver Course Outline

Truck Driver Training

Course Outline: 160 hours training. Program cost: $3,775.00

Our program is Certified by the Illinois Community College Board (ICCB). Each student will also receive 10 vocational credits through Kishwaukee College.

Training Room
Yard and Road
  • Orientation
  • CDL Permit Study
  • Endorsement Study
    Note: An additional application and $86.50 fingerprinting fee is required for the HazMat endorsement. Go to www.hazprints.com to apply. At bottom of web page select ILLINOIS.
    • Standard Endorsements
      • Combination
      • Air Brakes
    • Additional Endorsements
      • Doubles and Triples
      • Tanker
      • HazMat
         
  • Log Book,
  • Hours of Service
  • Map Reading,
  • Trip Planning
  • DOT Regulations
  • Hazard Perception
  • Night Driving
  • Extreme Driving Conditions
  • Railroad Crossing Safety
  • Accident Reports
  • Job Procurement
  • Pre-Trip Inspection
  • Couple/Uncouple
  • Straight Backing
  • 45 Degree Backing
  • Shifting
  • Double Clutching
  • Turns
  • Uphill/Downhill
  • Ramps
  • Lane Changes
  • Truck Backing

Modern, well-maintained equipment is provided for you throughout your instruction.

Contact Information

Please call 815-825-9534 or email jdahm@kish.edu. Our CDL Director will be happy to answer your questions or assist you in any way he can.