Truck Driver Training

Become a safe, professional truck driver...

Truck Driver Training-For upcoming class information, please contact Joe Dahm at


The Kishwaukee College 160-hour truck driver training program puts well-trained drivers on the road. The training combines classroom presentation with hands-on experience that leads to a Class A Commercial driver’s license.

The course will provide you with the basic skills to become a safe, professional truck driver. Upon successful completion, you will be able to secure an entry-level position in the trucking industry.

Trucking industry recruiters-local and over-the-road-visit our classroom on a regular basis. Our CDL director will counsel you about job selection. Through the Kishwaukee program you will receive lifetime placement assistance.

The 160 hour CDL Training costs include:

  • Equipment & Tuition Costs = $3,700.00
  • D.O.T. Medical & Drug Screen = $160.00
  • Class A Permit fee at the DMV = $50.00
  • 3 year MVR Report = $12.00

Your CDL enables you to:

  • Earn $35,000-$52,000 in the first year
  • Have a career with medical and retirement benefits
  • Have access to thousands of openings nationwide
  • Choose from local, regional, and OTR positions
  • Take advantage of a rapidly growing, non-traditional job market for women

Contact Information

Joseph Dahm

LaCretia Konan
Director, Business & Training Partnerships