The primary objective of the Professional Truck Driving Program is to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of safe and effective truck driving practices and techniques. Students receive behind-the-wheel and classroom instruction in cargo handling, load securement, trip planning/mapping, log booking, FMCSA regulations and driver protection laws, public relations and communications, as well as other aspects of the commercial transportation industry.
Students who complete the program will be eligible to receive their Class A CDL license and secure employment as Class A and B drivers, as well as warehouse workers; dock workers; truck repair center technicians; fork lift operators; shipping and receive clerks; and more.
Upon Program Completion:
Will be prepared to test for a Class A CDL license
Training to sit for a hazardous materials certification exam
Obtain the Entry Level Driver Training Certificate (ELDT)
Have the skills to secure employment as a Class A driver
· Ridgeland, MS Campus
· Horn Lake, MS Campus
Small class sizes, as well as a hands-on-training approach, provides DTC students a personalized education that prepares them for the day-to-day, real time functions, of in demand jobs. In addition, DTC employs a dedicated faculty and staff, with years of combined experience needed to provide students with the workforce training necessary to become professionals in a number of career fields.
Delta Technical College is licensed by the Mississippi Commission on Proprietary School and College Registration, Certificate No. C-624
Delta Technical College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools & Colleges (ACCSC).
Delta Technical College is approved by the United States Department of Education to participate in the Federal Financial Aid Program. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.
For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the
program, and other important information, please visit our website at: www.deltatechnicalcollege.com/ge
Accreditation Information: http://www.midwesttech.edu/Accreditation