Tractor/Trailer Driving

Tractor/Trailer Driving

Note: Students must provide their own transportation to Vincennes University Logistics Training and Education Center, 853 S. Columbia Road, Plainfield, Indiana

Course Instructor: Mr. 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 Vincennes University
  • Classes held at the VU Logistics Training and Education Center (VU LTEC) in Plainfield
  • 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


Dual Credit Information

Course Number Course Name Credit Amount College
TTDT 100 Basic Commercial Vehicle Operations 3 Credits Vincennes University
TTDT 125 Preventive Maintenance 3 Credits Vincennes University
TTDT 150 Basic Control Skills 5 Credits Vincennes University
TTDT 175 Road Driving 5 Credits Vincennes University