Truck driving is one of the fastest-growing industries today. There is a constant demand for over-the-road drivers. It is one of the few occupations where students who complete training are almost certain to go to work immediately. Most receive job offers prior to completion of the course.
The Rend Lake College Truck Driver Training Program has trained over 1,200 drivers since 1990. This program is perfect for the person who may be unemployed or is seeking a higher-paying job. Short-term training is designed for individuals with little or no commercial driving experience.
Students receive hands-on training from experienced instructors in newer model tractor-trailers. A low student-to-instructor ratio means more personalized instruction. Individuals who complete the program receive a Commercial Driver’s License.
Truck diving remains a growing industry today. There is a constant demand for over-the-road drivers. The job placement rate is higher than many other occupations, and many students receive job offers prior to completion of the course. Job placement assistance is included in the training. Students
often receive job offers before graduating from the program. Students receive hands-on training from experienced instructors in newer model tractor-trailers, and a low studentto-instructor ratio means more personalized instruction. Individuals who successfully complete the program receive a Class A Commercial Driver’s License. Enrolling students must complete the first class (TRUK1201) and pass the written examination before admittance into the certificate program. The first class costs $120 when registering. The two remaining courses cost $2,060, for a total program cost of $4,240