Truck Driver Training


*** Students MUST Complete Online Application and Establish NC Residency Prior to Registration***

Click here for Online Application/NC Residency

Please click on the information packet link below for additional fees and registration information.

Truck Driver Training Information Packet


Certificate Program

The Truck Driver Training curriculum prepares individuals to drive tractor trailers rigs. This program teaches proper driving procedures, safe driver responsibility, commercial motor vehicle laws and regulations, and the basic principles and practices for operating commercial vehicles.

The coursework includes motor vehicle laws and regulations, map reading, vehicle maintenance, safety procedures, daily logs, defensive driving, freight handling, security, and fire protection. Highway driving, training range exercises, and classroom lectures are used to develop the student’s knowledge and skills.

Graduates of the curriculum are qualified to take the Commercial Driver’s License Exam and gain employment with commercial trucking firms. They may also become owner-operators and work as private contract haulers.

Violations That Prohibit Entry Into the Program!!

(If convicted within the last five years)
  1. DUI/DWI
  2. Felony drug possession charge
  3. License Suspension
  4. Refusal to take a chemical test
  5. Leaving the scene of an accident
  6. Careless and reckless
  7. More than three (3) moving violations

Requirements for Registration

Copies of the following to be presented at registration

Keep your original

1. Long Form Physical  DOT Medical Card, and Pre-Employment Drug Screen (no more than 30 days old with the results faxed to CFCC). Negative result must be on file before any driving!

2. DMV Driving Record. May be obtained online at @ www.ncdot.org/dmv  or mail  request form DL-DPPA-1 (last page of Truck Driver Information Packet (link above)).

3. You must be at least 18 years old, and have a valid NC Driver’s License with Class A CDL permit including Tanker Endorsement.

A high school diploma or GED is not a requirement for enrollment to this program!


The program offers both Day and Night classes

Schedule Subject to change 

Day Class Schedule

TRP 100-N01 

#216D Aug. 19 – Oct. 11, 2019             July 30, 2019                       Oct. 11, 2019

#218D Oct. 14 – Dec. 11, 2019             Sept. 24, 2019                      Dec. 11, 2019

#220D Jan. 06- Feb. 28, 2020              Dec. 17, 2019                      Feb. 28, 2020

#221D Mar 02 – Apr. 24, 2020             Feb. 18, 2020                      Apr. 24, 2020

#223D Apr. 27 – June 19, 2020            Apr 14, 2020                       June 19, 2020

#225D June 22 – Aug 18, 20                June 9, 2020                      Aug. 18, 2020

#226D Aug 24 – Oct. 16, 2020              Aug. 11, 2020                     Oct. 16, 2020

#228D Oct 19 – Dec 16, 2020               Oct. 6, 2020                        Dec. 16, 2020

 

Hours of class: 7am to 6pm,  Monday  – Friday – 8 weeks

 

Evening Class Schedule

TRP 100-NE01 

#217N Sep. 21 – Dec.  13, 2019               Sep. 03, 2019                  Dec. 13, 2019

 #219N Jan 4 – Mar. 26, 2020                Dec. 17, 2019                     Mar. 26, 2020

 #222N Mar 28 – June 19, 2020            Mar. 17, 2020                    June 19, 2020

#224N June 20 – Sept 16, 2020            June 9, 2020                     Sept. 16, 2020

#227N Sept 19 – Dec. 15, 2020              Sept. 8, 2020                     Dec. 15, 2020

 Hours of the class: 5:30-10:30pm (Monday-Friday)
And Saturday 8:00am – 5:00pm 12 Weeks

 

With each class, there will only be ONE registration day.   

The class will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. 

Registration Location

Cape Fear Community College
North Campus Safety Training Center
4500 Blue Clay Road
Castle Hayne, NC 28429

Building:  NC   Office #123


Interested in earning your
GED along with your Class A Commercial Drivers License (CDL)?

Through the Basic Skills Plus Program, your tuition and book fees are waived if you’re enrolled in CFCC’s GED program and Truck Driver Training.


Total Credits………………………12

Major Courses

TRP 100 Truck Driver Training