Course Description
General truck driving with hands-on skill development and instruction coordinated with the Department of Transportation. This course offers students both classroom and hands-on, in-the-truck driving instruction.
Is this course for you?

Students must be at least 21 years of age, have an acceptable driving record, complete and pass a Department of Transportation Physical Exam, have the ability to read, write and speak the English language, and meet the requirements of the Motor Carrier Federal Safety Regulations, Qualifications of Drivers.

What is covered in this course:

  • Orientation and Basic Operation
  • Basic Shifting and Backing Skills
  • Basic Skills Drill and Safe Operating Practices
  • Advanced Skills Drill and Advanced Operating Practices
  • Maintenance, Non-Vehicle Activities: Cargo and Trips
  • Accident Prevention and Procedures & Personal Development
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Important Information

To qualify for a CDL, students must register in both Professional Truck Driving I and Professional Truck Driving II.

Professional Truck Driving I
Subject: CDLT 9050
Tuition: $1,150
Fee: $1,150


Professional Truck Driving II
Subject: CDLT 9055
Tuition: $1,150
Fee: $1,150


Total Tuition and Fees:
$4,600

For more information email CollinTrucking@collin.edu