Northern Maine Community College’s Commercial Driving Academy is a State of Maine licensed tractor-trailer driving school. This course is designed to train you to become a professional truck driver. You will learn exactly what it takes to be a responsible driver and how to handle a tractor and trailer safely and efficiently.
Day Course Schedule: M-F 8 – 4:30 p.m.
Dennis Dyer, Commercial Driving Coordinator, 207-768-2769 or
Leah Buck, Assistant Dean of Continuing Education, at 207-768-2768
Classroom instruction will include log books, trip planning, hazmat, and other endorsements for your commercial driving license (CDL). You will gain hands-on experience both on the driving range and on the road. NMCC’s Commercial Driving Academy provides a prospective commercial driver with the training necessary to operate a tractor-trailer rig in a safe, skilled manner.
- Hazardous Materials
- Tank Vehicle
- Double/Triple Trailer
Valid Maine Driver’s License and a copy of your driving record*
Pre-entrance alcohol and controlled substance screen (test must be negative)
DOT physical in accordance with the Federal Motor Carrier safety regulations, found to be qualified
High school diploma or GED
Immunization record **