Kilgore College trains individuals who are new to the field of commercial driving and also can enhance and reinforce skills for more experienced drivers. Courses are offered at a variety of times, including day, evening and weekend programs. The CDL Class A training course is designed for individuals who have no prior experience in driving a commercial vehicle. It is a 5-week program with 200 coursework hours, at a cost of $4,250. Register for enrollment via a one-page form on the website.
For tuition assistance, the program is approved for Workforce Investment Act and Veteran benefits, and the school offers a “College Green Payment Plan,” which allows students the flexibility to choose payment dates and the frequency of online payments.
The school also uniquely offers students short-term counseling for mental health support.
Topics for the CDL-A course include:
Kilgore, TX 75662
Did you know there are also paid CDL training programs available? These are truck driving schools which are owned and operated by trucking companies. They're also known as company-sponsored CDL training programs. These programs can often turn out to be free CDL training! Check out that link to learn more.
Independent truck driving schools and company-sponsored schools are both worthy of consideration and are covered thoroughly in our truck driver's career guide.
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