Truck Driver Training

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 course work 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 and employable by 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 and DOT Medical Card

2. DMV Driving Record. May be obtained on  line at @ www.ncdot.org/dmv  or mail enclosed request  form DL-DPPA-1

3. NC Drivers License and Class A CDL permit

 

The program offers both Day and Night classes

2015-2016  Class Schedules

Schedule Subject to change 

Day Class Schedule for 2015-2016

TRP 100-N1 

July 14, 2015-October 6, 2015 **Registration June 24, 2015

September 14, 2015-November 23, 2015 **Registration September 1, 2015

November 3, 2015-February 3, 2016 **Registration October 21, 2015

January 13, 2016-April 4, 2016 **Registration January 5, 2016

March 22, 2016-June 9, 2016 **Registration March 9, 2016

Hours of class: 8am to 5pm (Monday-Thursday, first 2 ½ weeks)

Hours of Road/Range: 7am to 6pm (Monday-Thursday to the end of course)

Night Class Schedule for 2015-2016

TRP 100-NE1 

July 1, 2015-November 6, 2015 **Registration June 17, 2015

February 8, 2016-June 14, 2016 **Registration January 27, 2016

 Hours of the class: 5:30-10:30pm (Monday-Friday)

 

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

Building:  NC Office #123

Major Courses

TRP 100 Truck Driver Training

Semester Hour Credits………..12

Total Credits………………………12

Join us for our course information session offered every Tuesday at 10 am or 5 pm. This informative class is held in room 106 of the NC (Safety Center) building on North Campus. There is no registration, just walk in and join the discussion. Our information packet will be available.


Contact Information

Lead Instructor
Libby Vance
Email: evance@cfcc.edu

Instructor
Al Gover
Email: aogover01@mail.cfcc.edu

For Registration Information and Class Dates:
Phone: 910-362-7320
Email: mjterry905@mail.cfcc.edu

Contact Information

Lead Instructor
Libby Vance
Email: evance@cfcc.edu

Instructor
Al Gover
Email: aogover01@mail.cfcc.edu

For Registration Information and Class Dates:
Phone: 910-362-7320
Email: mjterry905@mail.cfcc.edu