The truck driver program is designed to provide the essentials of tractor-trailer driving to students who have minimal or no truck driving experience. The program objective is to provide students with basic knowledge and practical skills as an entry-level over-the-road and in-town driver of tractor trailers. The student will learn and develop skills, to prepare them to successfully pass the Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) driving and written examinations. Students will have received an overview and preparation for the State of Texas Class A Commercial Driver’s Test. The students will master the skills necessary to successfully pass the required exams: Special Requirements-Texas Commercial Vehicles, Air Brakes, Combination Vehicles, Pre-Trip Vehicle Inspection and General Knowledge. They will also receive instruction to proficiently receive endorsements for: Tank Vehicles, Doubles & Triples, and Hazardous Materials. The student will also demonstrate skills in the maneuvering of the vehicle in various traffic conditions, and will attain job search and employment skills required to obtain and maintain employment.
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