The Commercial Truck Driving program provides the knowledge to work in a high paying industry, in a short period of time. It will provide accessible, quality educational opportunities that will provide individuals with the knowledge, technical skills, and attitudes necessary to obtain entry-level employment in the commercial truck driving profession.
The goal of the certificate program is to produce graduates who are prepared for entry-level employment, upon licensure, as Class “A” commercial truck drivers. Program graduates are to be competent in the technical areas of hours-of-service regulations, vehicle inspection procedures, basic backing skills, defensive driving techniques, basic driving techniques, and recognition of driving environment hazards. This program creates a foundation for your success.
Reid State Technical College accomplish this by providing students with a comprehensive technical training in the core area of Commercial Truck Driving. The occupational skill preparation is designed to meet the Alabama Law Enforcement Standards and American Association of Motor Vehicle Administration recognized skill standards. The college will ensure program quality through internal certification of graduate competencies and external licensure of graduates by the Alabama Law Enforcement Department of Public Safety.
Note: This course is not offered for college credit at Reid State Technical College.
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THIS IS A NON-CREDIT PROGRAM. FAFSA (PELL GRANT) IS NOT ACCEPTED.
If you need financial assistance for this program, we have several available options below.
Veteran’s Administration Programs and Rehabilitations Services
Christy Goodwin, Director of Financial Aid
251-578-1313 ext. 107
Alabama Career Center – WIOA assistance
Andalusia Career Center
Bay Minette Career Center
Brewton Career Center
Foley Career Center
251-943-1575 ext. 85451
Greenville Career Center
Monroeville Career Center
Adult Education Services - Employment Preparation for Career Pathways Services (200%)
Third Party CDL testing is provided on the RSTC Main Campus at 100 Hwy 83, Evergreen AL and on the RSTC Monroeville Commercial Truck Driving Site at 188 C Sheffield Road, Monroeville, AL. Individuals interested in scheduling a CDL exam must contact the Third-Party examiner (contact information below).
Requirements for third party testing are:
Contact the RSTC Third Party Examiner to schedule exam
Submit payment for testing fee to the College's Cashier (payment must be submitted in-person)
Third Party Examiner Contact
Evergreen: Will Richerson Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 251-578-1313 Ext. 154
Monroeville: Chad Jerkins Email: email@example.comPhone: 251-743-2553 or 251-578-1313 Ext. 101