Professional Truck Driver
Secure the necessary skills and training to secure employment in the oil industry along with major-over-the road carriers by obtaining a Texas CDL in a matter of a few short weeks.
Alamo Colleges Workforce Training Network and SAGE Corporation have partnered together in order to offer a quality 156-clock hour training program designed to exceed the standard certification for entry-level truck drivers. Students will learn Tractor-Trailer vehicle systems, the Department of Transportation (DOT) rules and regulations, and logs and legal topics pertaining to safe operations. Additional topics include cargo handling, hazardous materials, and the vehicle pre-trip inspection and students will receive a defensive driving course. All qualified applicants must at least be 21 years of age, have the ability to comprehend the English language sufficient to meet the Department of Transportation regulations, and pass a DOT physical exam as well as meet the Motor Carrier Safety Regulations; Qualification of Drivers.
Grant funding available for CDL Training!
Eligibility includes Active Duty, Reservists, Veterans, and spouses!!
Five-week training program
Professional Truck Driver Program
St. Philip's College offers a five-week training that exceeds the standard certification for entry-level CDL drivers.
Classes begin every two weeks throughout the year!
The program consists of classroom and video instruction, remote learning, full-range, and behind-the-wheel instruction.
Distinctive to the program is the one-to-one driving instruction and the in-house testing for both the CDL permit and driving exams, to avoid those long lines at the DMV.
CDL RefresherProgram -CVOP 1015
Do you have previous CDL driving experience, still maintain your CDL license, and are looking to re-enter the commercial trucking industry.
Then this course is for you!
The program covers the pre-trip inspection, backing maneuvers, and one-to-one road instruction.
Additional fees for MVR and drug screen.
All classes held at 204 Dunton St., San Antonio, Tx 78211
Welcome to St. Philip's College
St. Philip's College, founded in 1898, is a comprehensive public community college whose mission is to empower our diverse student population through educational achievement and career readiness. As a Historically Black College and Hispanic Serving Institution, St. Philip's College is a vital facet of the community, responding to the needs of a population rich in ethnic, cultural, and socio-economic diversity.
St. Philip’s College is the pride of San Antonio's Eastside and our success stories prove that we are one of the 10 Most Admired Universities and Colleges and Top 20 Community Colleges in Texas.