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CDL Class A, 120 Hours

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CDL Class A Training

COURSE COST: $3500.00

DESCRIPTION: Commercial Driver License Course

120 hour Class A program for those who currently hold a Commercial Learner Permit (CLP).  
Class A programs include:

  • FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) rule training. 

  • FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) level one inspection guideline training.

    Daily classes are 8 hours in length, with 6 hours of field training and 2 hours of classroom training.
    Graduates receive a Class A CDL from the State DMV.
    Successful completion of the program qualifies graduates to work in an entry level driver position.

Course Overview

  • Week One:

    • Comprehensive field training for Pre-Trip, Basic Skills and Road Tests

    • Introduction: Review of License Qualification and Restriction. Course schedule with starting times, expectations, etc.

    • Vehicle Inspection: Complete review of items with safety aspects and criteria which the student is expect to know.

    • Hook & Unhook: The Student learns the safety procedures for the coupling and uncoupling of trailers to semi-tractors

    • Basic Skills: The student is instructed on the basic skills needed to successfully drive with in confined areas, proper techniques for an alley-dock and parallel park

    • Transporting Cargo: The proper proceeds to safely secure a load on a flatbed trailer will special attention to profession stowing of chains, boomers, tie-down straps, etc.

  • Week Two:

    • Continuation of week one on all aspects of the safe operation of a CMV

    • Log Books: All aspects of rules under FMCSR 395

    • Defensive Driving Class

    • What drivers must know for Drug and Alcohol Testing

    • Reasonable Suspicion testing for Supervisors

    • Roadside Inspections and how to successfully pass them

    • CMV Entry Level Driver

  • Week Three:
    • Continuation of week two on all aspects of the safe operation of a CMV

Class Details

15 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri

Greeley Main Campus, Cornerstone Building

Diana Laws 



Registration Closes On
Monday, October 14, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/14/2019 - 11/1/2019 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM Greeley, Greeley Main Campus, Cornerstone Building  Map Diana Laws 

Aims Community College | (970) 339-6229          
5401 West 20th Street | Greeley, CO 80634
Cornerstone Suite 105