Refresher and Short-Term CDL Training

*DRIVERS MUST BE LICENSED IN MD, WV, VA, or PA

Short term CDL: (10 hrs. training)
$100 application and test fee + $750 training = $850 total

For drivers who previously held a Class-A CDL. OR

For Class-B drivers wishing to upgrade to class-A, AND have driven a vehicle requiring air brakes and double clutch shifting. (Additional training beyond 10 hrs. may be necessary @ $80/hr.) Driver acquires a CDL-A only, no JRTI certification, placement service or road test is given, however a road test may be added at listed fees below. Training is normally done in the afternoons, M-F after 2PM. Read the examination requirements in the CDL manual (chapters 11-13) , to determine your ability to achieve necessary skills in 10-20 hours of training. If not, it is suggested that you enroll in our full training program. Instructors reserve the right to make the determination on whether a candidate has enough skill and experience to qualify for short-term training. You will need $90.00 cash for the 3rd party examiner, at the time you test.

 

Check the offerings below (years of experience vs. years since driven) to see how much refresher training you will “probably” need.

CDL Refresher 1: (12 hrs. training)
$1000 total. Includes a certified road test as per FMCSR §391.31

For drivers who currently hold a class-A CDL, AND has not driven a truck in 8+ years, AND had held a truck driving position for less than 3 years, OR has driven less than 1 year after having received their license and certificate from an approved truck driver training facility for 3 or more years.  (may include 2 hrs. class time)

CDL Refresher 2: (8 hrs. training)
$675 total. Includes a certified road test as per FMCSR §391.31

For drivers with less than 1 year experience AND up to 3 years since last drove, OR 1-3 years experience and 1-8 years since drove, OR drove 3 or more years and has been more than 3 years since last drove a truck.

CDL Refresher 3: (4 hrs. training)
$350 total. Includes a certified road test as per FMCSR §391.31 

For drivers with 1-3 yrs experience AND less than 1 year since last drove, OR drivers with 3 or more years experience and last drove 1-3 years ago.

CDL Road Test:  (2 hrs. evaluation)  
$200 total. Certified road test as per FMCSR §391.31. Includes pre-trip evaluation as per FMCSR §392.7  Driver must be able to pre-trip and couple a tractor-trailer combination unit satisfactorily. Driver must demonstrate competence in placing the truck in motion, off-tracking maneuvers, backing skills, and safe driving habits in various traffic scenarios.