GMC Training Institute
A CDL Class A allows you to drive any vehicle with a semi-trailer or trailer with two or more axles, this group also includes any combination of vehicles with a gross vehicle weight rating greater than 26,000 pounds, provided that the gross vehicle weight rating of the towed vehicle is in excess of 10,000 pounds.
Transportation of Goods
TOTAL HOURS OF INSTRUCTION:
The state of Washington requires all students to complete a total of 160 hours of instruction:
40 hours of class room instruction
70 hours of lab training, range training, and observation
16 hours of training in backing maneuvers
18 hours of street driving training
16 hours of proficiency development
TEST STUDENTS MUST PASS:
General Knowledge Test
We will match any CDL school tuition and will give an addition 5% off to self-paid students.
We have a successful CDL job placement rate.
We provide resume writing assistance for all students.
We offer bilingual instruction and flexible training schedules to all students.
We can assist students in obtaining a TWIC card.
GMC Training Institute was founded in 1999 by its president Gloria Mendoza. Gloria has many years of experience in providing employment and training services to government and private employers. As a local business woman who was educated and raised in the Yakima Valley, she understands the local work force needs and has created a team of professionals that are committed to developing a curriculum that addresses the state and local standards and is sensitive to the local workforce and businesses.
GMC TI provides vocational skills training and basic educational instruction for individuals to compete in today’s ever-changing workforce. We train individuals to master a range of skills from basic education to vocational skill training. As a Private Institute, we offer quality, innovative and accessible skills training.
GMC TI’s professional staff is dedicated to creating an environment for students which promotes individual creativity, professional growth and that will encourage each student to achieve his or her highest potential.
As a private training institute we offer competitive tuition costs for all of our classes. You might be eligible to government resources that may pay for all or part of your training cost. We receive a great amount of referrals from local and inner state, counseling, employment, and training agencies.