Southern State Community College CDL Training

Introduction to Southern State Community College

Southern State Community College offers a comprehensive, hands-on truck driver training program that exceeds Ohio's requirements for obtaining your CDL. SSCC offers an accelerated Class A CDL training program that takes 160 hours over the course of four weeks or eight straight weekends, while the Class B training program takes 80 hours in two weeks.

Tuition

The cost of the Class A CDL program is $5300, and the cost of the Class B CDL program is $2900. This will cover the entire cost of the program (instruction, materials, truck driving time, and practice tests) as well as state-required testing and licensing fees and DOT-required physical and drug screen. Financial assistance is available for those who qualify.

This includes:

  • Hands on truck driver training
  • Licensing
  • HAZMAT Endorsement
  • Free lifetime job placement
  • Free refresher training when needed

Qualifications

  • Must be at lease 18 years of age
  • Possess a valid Ohio driver’s license. The Truck Driving Academy will reimburse out of state students the cost of acquiring an Ohio driver's license

Financial Aid

SSCC Truck Driving Academy is a recognized training provider for the Ohio Workforce Investment Act (WIA), the U.S. Veterans Administration, the Trade Adjustment Act, and many others.

You may also find that some employers offer tuition reimbursement. Many graduates receive employment offers before they graduate, and some of these positions offer reimbursement. Be sure to ask your potential employer about any free training that may be available!

Southern State Community College has 9 locations

  • Southern State Community College location

    Southern State Community College
    895 Crouse Chapel Rd
    Chillicothe, OH 45601
    800-628-7722 ext 4560

  • Southern State Community College location

    Southern State Community College
    3525 N State Route 48
    Lebanon, OH 45036
    800-628-7722 ext 4560

  • Southern State Community College location

    Southern State Community College
    15676 Ohio 691
    Nelsonville, OH 45764
    800-628-7722 ext 4560

  • Southern State Community College location

    Southern State Community College
    175 Beaver Creek Road
    Piketon, OH 45661
    937-382-6645 x4560

  • Southern State Community College location

    Southern State Community College
    10100 Reading Rd
    Cincinnati, OH 45241
    800-628-7722 ext 4560

  • Southern State Community College location

    Southern State Community College
    1 College Way
    Cadiz, OH 43137
    800-628-7722 ext 4560

  • Southern State Community College location

    Southern State Community College
    4235 U.S. 23
    Piketon, OH 45661
    800-628-7722 ext 4560

  • Southern State Community College location

    Southern State Community College
    5454 State Route 37
    New Lexington, OH 43764
    800-628-7722 ext 4560

  • Southern State Community College location

    Southern State Community College
    3321 Airborne Rd.
    Wilmington, OH 45177
    800-628-7722 ext 4560

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