Commercial Driver's License Programs


commercial driver's license noun. a driver's license required to operate large or heavy vehicles.

Detroit Training Center offers the best in commercial truck driver training and career development for those looking for opportunities in the transportation industry. Furthermore, we only use modern equipment, experienced instructors, and provide a first-class facility to make your experience professional and enjoyable. In-depth lecture and textbook materials cover driving safely, vehicle parts and functions, and program-specific instruction/background. Hands-on segment includes pre-trip inspections, backing, docking, coupling, and the completion of a behind-the-wheel exam. Job placement assistance provided.

*Some students receive for funding for this program. Please attend one of our free orientations on Tuesday or Thursday at 10am at our facility to determine if you qualify.*

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CDL-A Training Program

Schedule:

5 Weeks, Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

Credentials: 

Commercial Driver's License - A

Airbrake Endorsement

Workplace Readiness

Career Opportunities: 

Over the Road Driver

Regional Driver

Local Delivery Driver

Construction, Landscape Equipment Operator

CDL Instructor

Median Wage:

$40,000 Annually


CDL-B Training Program

Schedule:

3 Weeks, Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

Credentials: 

Commercial Driver's License - B

P and S Endorsement

Workplace Readiness

Career Opportunities:

Delivery Driver

School Bus Driver

Public Transportation Driver

General Freight Truck Driver

Median Wage:

$39,000 Annually


CDL-A Construction Trucking
Training Program

Schedule:

6 Weeks, Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

Credentials: 

Commercial Driver's License - A

X, T, and H Endorsement (includes Gravel Train OR Concrete Mixer Specialty Training Courses)

Workplace Readiness

Career Opportunities:

Heavy Equipment Delivery Driver

Concrete Mixer Operator

Gravel Train Driver

Over the Road Driver

Median Wage:

$40,000 Annually


Gravel Train
Training Course

Job placement assistance not provided for single course.

Cost: $750

Schedule: Saturday and Sunday

9:00am-5:00pm (16 hours)

Pre-requisite: CDL-A License


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Concrete Mixer
Training Course

Job placement assistance not provided for single course.

Cost: $750

Schedule: Saturday and Sunday

9:00am-5:00pm (16 hours)

Pre-requisite: CDL-A License OR

CDL-B License with Airbrake Endorsement


Enrollment Requirements for Driver Training

  • Must be 21 years or older
  • Must be able to pass D.O.T. physical and drug test prior to enrollment
  • Must have been licensed for the past 3 years within the U.S. and possess valid drivers license
  • Must have basic fundamental skills to read, write, and speak English language as per F.M.C.S.R.
  • Must be able to understand highway traffic signs/signals
  • Must be able to make entries on reports/records
  • Must be a lawful permanent reside of the U.S. or have a current valid VISA or work permit to work in the U.S.
  • Must have original or certified copy of birth certificate
  • Must obtain a 7-year MVR with no convictions in the past 3 years of any of the following: DUI, refusal to take a chemical test, hit and run, leaving the scene of an accident, or careless/reckless driving
  • No more than one DUI in the past 5 years or 2 DUI's in a lifetime without getting a pre-hire letter from a carrier first

Employers

 

Interested in helping your company grow?

Contact us to learn how we can provide you with skilled graduate drivers or specialty training for your current workforce!