Truck Driver Training Certificates

Basic Truck Driver Training Certificate

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer.  Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable. 

Any Semester
TDT 1201Truck Driving Training I3
TDT 1202Truck Driver Training II7
Total Hours10

For additional information please consult bruce_hartman@ivcc.edu, (815) 224-0266.

The Truck Driver Training classes total 160 hours which are a combination of classroom and equipment training. Students have the opportunity to choose between day and evening classes. Day classes are 4 weeks long and meet Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Evening classes are 6 weeks long and meet Monday through Friday 5:00-10:00 p.m. and require 1 Saturday drive. The classroom training is TDT 1201. The equipment training is TDT 1202.  Potential salary base:  The IDES  employment outlook for truck drivers shows greater growth than average through 2014.  Opportunities for truck drivers should be good for qualified drivers at all levels.  Regional drivers will make an average of $37,000 to $42,000 their first year with a significant increase thereafter.

1/10/13  

Advanced Truck Driver Training Proficiency Certificate

Any Semester
TDT 1201Truck Driving Training I3
TDT 1202Truck Driver Training II7

Select 6 hours from the following electives:

ALH 1221Industrial First Aid1
BUS 1010Introduction To Business3
BUS 1230Math for Business & Finance3
CSP 1230Computer Keyboarding Applications2
FIN 1200Principles of Finance3
HPE 1000Wellness1
IMT 1208Industrial Safety1
RED 1008Power Reading3
WHS 1200Basic Forklift Operation1

For additional information please consult bruce_hartman@ivcc.edu, (815) 224-0266.

BUS 1010 and FIN 1200 suggested for students seeking Owner/Operator basics.

6/4/13