Commercial Driver's License Training
CDL training at Berks Career and Technology Center offers a professional tractor-trailer driver training program that prepares students seeking careers in the motor carrier field to obtain their Commercial Driver’s License. The comprehensive program includes:
- Applied safety regulations & procedures
- Driver skill development
- Pre Trip inspection
- Basic equipment maintenance
- Proper loading techniques
- Intra- & inter-state regulations
The 160-hour Class A course includes 114 hours of theory and 44 hours of range and road behind-the-wheel training. The PennDOT skills test is 2 hours.
BCTC offers Class A training in either manual or automatic tractors.
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Click HERE for CDL Enrollment Agreement
Click HERE for CDL Fact Sheet
Have questions? Contact us HERE or call 610-743-7641 for information
Now enrolling for the following classes:
February 12, 2024 (Day)
March 11, 2024 (Day)
April 15, 2024 (Evening)
May 20, 2024 (Day)
June 24, 2024 (Day)
Why Choose BCTC?
We believe a well-rounded training program includes classroom theory, independent study, and one-on-one driving instruction supplemented with the opportunity for observation and shared learning experiences.
Q&A Information Sessions 6pm-8pm
Tuesday, January 2nd
Tuesday, February 6th
Tuesday, March 5th
Where To Find BCTC's CDL Training Center
We are conveniently located at BCTC’s West Campus at:
1057 County Welfare Road
Leesport, PA 19533
The CDL Training Center is located behind the main campus building and to the right of our new Welding Training Center.
Berks Career & Technology Center is seeking motivated CDL Instructors to support our Continuing Education program training CDL students. This is a part-time position, with flexible scheduling to accommodate your current schedule.
To learn more about this exciting career opportunity, or to apply on-line, visit our EMPLOYMENT PORTAL.
Job ID 368