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Class A Commercial Driver's License Certificate (CDL)

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Looking to start a career in one of the fastest growing occupations? Hawkeye’s six-week accelerated Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) training program is designed for adults who would like to train for a high-demand career in a short-term time frame. We train on 10 speeds and automatics. The program focuses on developing safe driving skills including backing, turning, and driving on rural and suburban roads. You will receive hands-on training using full-size semitrailers and virtual driving simulators. Upon completion, you will take your vehicle inspection, DOT skills, and driving tests at Hawkeye to obtain your Class A CDL. You receive daily training on your schedule, choose your times: morning 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., afternoon 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. or evening 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Graduates can find employment in a variety of areas including, but not limited to, a truck driver, spotter, shag driver, and many more. Must have CLP (Commercial Learner Permit) after you obtain your permit, you must register with FMCSA Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse, clearinghouse.fmcsa.dot.gov/, then you must send an email to HCC.RTTC@hawkeyecollege.edu or call 319-296-4286 when this is complete.  You must pass a (DOT) long form physical and pre-employment DOT drug screening. Arrowhead Medical Center is Hawkeye's approved vendor for DOT pre-employment drug screening and may be used for DOT physical as well. Tuition pays for books and training and does not include a DOT drug test ($50-$100), DOT physical ($80-$150), and CDL permit ($12).  For detailed instructions, click here.
 

Class Details

30 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri

Location
Regional Transportation Training Center

Instructor
- Staff 

CEUs : 24

 

Notice

Please read:  Must pass DOT physical and pre-employment drug screening prior to starting class. Please request from Arrowhead Medical Center to notify Hawkeye Community College of your test results.

Tuition 

$3,995.00


Registration Closes On
Friday, October 30, 2020 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 11/26/2020, 11/27/2020)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
11/9/2020 - 12/22/2020 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Waterloo, Regional Transportation Training Center  Map, Room: Range - Staff 

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