Tractor/Trailer Driving

Tractor/Trailer Driving–Off-site

Note: Students must provide their own transportation to Emergency Services Education Center
Course Title: TRACTOR/TRAILER OPERATION
Course Instructor: Kyle Walker
Number of Credits: 3 each Semester
Semesters Offered: 1-Semester Program
Prerequisite: None
Eligible Grade Levels: 12th

Approximate expenses include:

  • $4 Motor vehicle Record
  • $16 (CDL) Learners Permit
  • $100 Final driving test conducted by the State BMV– State CDL Skills Exam
  • $36 Commercial Driver’s License after passing the State CDL Exam
  • Learn to drive a rig and start making money before you know it
  • Tractor Trailer Driver Training Program is provided by ESEC
  • Classes held at ESEC
  • Classroom instruction (first 12 weeks of the semester) – Monday through Friday from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. May be extended during driving portion of class.
  • Must have held operator’s license for 1 year.
  • Students must submit to and pass a DOT physical exam and drug screen.

Students will be qualified to operate Class A Commercial vehicles on Indiana highways

Academic Standards for Success

  • Follow precisely a complex multistep procedure when carrying out experiments, taking measurements, or performing technical tasks; analyze the specific results based on explanations in the text.
  • Geometry and Measurement Solve problems based on understanding the properties of shapes, such as triangles and circles, and the spatial relationships between angles and lines.
  • Reasoning and Inference Understand assumptions, suggestions and implications in reading passages and draw informed conclusions.
  • Connections Connect ideas from different areas of mathematics (particularly geometry and algebra) to state or solve abstract or applied problems.