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Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Certificate: Non-Credit  (0015)

Do you enjoy driving? Do you have good judgment skills and work well independently? Do you want to be one of the 3.5 million truck drivers in the United States?

 

What can I do with this in the workforce?  

Truck drivers are responsible for picking up and delivering freight as well as inspecting their truck for mechanical issues. Additional opportunities in safety, dispatching and fleet management may be available.

 

What is the average salary?

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What is HACC’s program like?

Our program provides in-class and hands-on experience to help you gain employment as a truck driver with either a CDL Class A or Class B license. Our training can range from a refresher class to a 200-hour CDL Class A course.

Regardless if you are new to truck driving or want to refresh your skills, our program is designed to prepare you to: 

  • Demonstrate the ability to follow written and verbal directions
  • Demonstrate the ability to properly understand signage used on public roads
  • Perform the mechanical skills needed to properly perform daily tasks
  • Properly hook up, move and unhook trailers

You must be 18 years of age, possess a valid driver’s license and be able to pass the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s physical and drug screen tests.

 

What classes will I take?


We encourage you to:
  • View summaries of every course at HACC by browsing our class schedules database.
  • Review our program guide (pdf) to view a list of required courses, recommended course sequencing and program competencies.

 

Can I transfer my credits to a four-year college or university?

Upon completing your certificate, you can continue your education at HACC and earn an associate degree.
When you complete your associate degree, you can transfer credits to a four-year school.

 

Where can I complete this program?

The complete program is available at our Harrisburg Campus.

 

Does HACC offer scholarships?

Yes! Through the HACC Foundation, there are scholarships available. Please visit hacc.edu/scholarships for details and deadlines.

 

When can I apply?

To learn start dates and application requirements, please use the information below to contact us. Tuition is due at the time of registration.   

 

How can I learn more?

We are passionate about providing a high-quality education and an opportunity for you to pursue your goals. Please contact Julie Quigley at 717-221-1357 for more information.

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