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TRUCK DRIVER TRAINING

Truck Driving: Getting on the Road to Your Future . . .

College of the Redwoods’ Truck Driver Training Program teaches background information, break-in skills, and offers behind-the-wheel training preparation for most trucking jobs. This intensive six-week course has 45 hours of lecture and 45 hours of “behind-the-wheel” instruction. Each student receives 45 additional hours of observation time in the truck.

Truck imageSubjects include:

  • Gauges and instruments
  • Pre-trip inspection and safety
  • Proper shifting techniques
  • Brake systems and adjustments
  • Paperwork
  • How to seek employment

 

Upon completion of the course, the instructor will schedule the student’s DMV road test.

 

SPRING 2015 SCHEDULE

All prospective students must attend one evening informational meeting as a prerequisite for the program.

Informational meeting for class starting January, 2015:

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 6:00pm-8:00pm

          Monday, December 15, 2014 - 6:00pm-8:00pm

                   Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 6:00pm-8:00pm

                Additional informational meetings to be scheduled in January as needed.

  (Interested students must attend one informational meeting)

 

Truck Driving School (037588)
Date:                January 26 - March 6, 2015
Days:               Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays
Time:               6:00pm – 8:30pm
Fee:                 $4,295.00
Class Limit:      8
Location:         CR Community Education 525 D Street Eureka
Instructor:       Austin Dake, Gene Stiles, John Stanovich

DMV Testing will begin approximately March 9, 2015

 

Truck Driving Refresher Course

Call (707) 476-4500 for more information and scheduling

10 hours           $1,095

  5 hours           $695

 

Contact College of the Redwoods

Community & Economic Development

525 D Street

Eureka, CA 95501

Phone: 707.476.4500 Fax: 707.443.3417

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