Florida Panhandle Technical College
757 Hoyt Street
Chipley, FL 32428
Commercial Vehicle Driving
Program # I490205 CIP # 0649.020500
This training program will prepare students for employment as professional drivers. It provides instruction in the modern methods and techniques used to develop safe driving habits, proper handling of equipment; customer relations; and other areas of instruction that will be an asset to the transportation industry.
Drive a tractor-trailer combination with a capacity of at least 26,001 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW). May be required to unload truck. Requires commercial drivers' license.
Level 5 drug screen$Varies
New License Card$25.00
Tanker Endorsements$7.00 (each)
The following table illustrates the PSAV program structure:
Resident Tuition Per Term
Non-Resident Tuition Per Term
Tractor Trailer Truck Driver
$300 Deposit Required, $100 Non-Refundable
Approximate Total Program Cost:
Applicants may not have any alcohol related violations, careless or reckless driving convictions in the last 3 years.
PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
AGE:19 years or older
Level 5 drug screen (within 30 days of start date);long form DOT physical (within 6 months of start date);Class “A” Permit OR Class “B” License w/ Class “A” Permit OR Class “C” License w/ Class “A” Permit; and tanker endorsements (by the first day of class); read and speak the English language; printout of past 3 years driving record
Industry Certification:Commercial Driver License - $88.25