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Trades and Technology

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?


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.



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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 a Class B license. Our training can range from a personalized refresher class for someone who currently holds a CDL License to a 140-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: 

  • Follow written and verbal directions
  • Properly understand signage used on public roads
  • Safely operate a commercial vehicle in controlled environments and 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.



  • View summaries of our noncredit courses at HACC by browsing our schedule.
  • Review our program guide (pdf) to view a list of required courses, recommended course sequencing and program competencies.

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.

The complete program is available at our Harrisburg Campus.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, please visit this webpage to review the most up-to-date details about how courses are being offered.



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



To learn start dates and application requirements, please use the information listed in the "How Can I Learn More" section to contact us. Tuition is due at the time of registration.   



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