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TRACTOR TRAILER COURSES

Classic Driving School offers different programs to best suite your needs. Below are the costs and requirements for each program. Please call the office to enroll. (Funding available through Michigan Works! and TARFF loan.)

Basic Program

The CDL Basic program is one (1) week in length. Classic Driving School, Inc. will provide twenty (20) hours of Behind-The-Wheel (BTW) training that is broken up into five (5), four (4) hour blocks of training. The program also includes one (1) road test at the end of the course. This course will prepare students to drive a CDL A class vehicle. All B-T-W training will be conducted in a tractor semi-trailer.

Students must have:

Temporary Instruction Permit (No air brake restriction)

Valid Michigan Driver's License

DOT Medical Card

Student must have their Michigan Driver's License and Temporary Instruction Permit with them at all times when training and testing!

Cost $1500 (Price includes training, truck rental, and one CDL Road Skills Test.)

Transitional Program

The CDL Transitional program is two (2) weeks in length eighty (80) hours long. Classic Driving School, Inc. will provide a minimum of forty (40) hours of Behind-The-Wheel (BTW) training of which are broken up into ten (10), four (4) hour blocks of training. Students must also complete a minimum of forty (40) hours of structured study. The program also includes one (1) road test at the end of the course. This course will prepare students to drive a CDL A class vehicle. All B-T-W training will be conducted in a tractor semi-trailer.

Students must have:

Temporary Instruction Permit (No air brake restriction)

Valid Michigan Driver's License

DOT Medical Card

Student must have their Michigan Driver's License and Temporary Instruction Permit with them at all times when training and testing!

Cost $2500 (Price includes training, truck rental, and one CDL Road Skills Test.)

Standard Program

The CDL Standard program is four (4) weeks in length & one hundred and sixty (160) hours long. Classic Driving School, Inc. will provide a minimum of eight (8) hours of TIP preparation and a minimum of seventy two (72) hours of Behind-The-Wheel (BTW) training of which are broken up into twenty (20), four (4) hour blocks of training. Students must also complete a minimum of eighty (80) hours of structured study. The program also includes one (1) road test at the end of the course. This course will prepare students to drive a CDL A class vehicle. All B-T-W training will be conducted in a tractor semi-trailer.

Students must have:

Valid Michigan Driver's License

Student must have their Michigan Driver's License and Temporary Instruction Permit with them at all times during behind the wheel training and testing!

Cost $4000 (Price includes CDL A with air brakes Temporary Instruction Permit, *DOT Physical, training, truck rental, and one CDL Road Skills Test.)

*Specific clinics only!