Program description

120 hours of classroom and hands-on training and testing provides instruction in driver safety, cargo safety, air brakes, combination vehicles, tank vehicles and hazardous materials. Training includes pre-trip vehicle inspection, vehicle control and on-road driving (required for skills testing).

Other important information


  • 21 years of age
  • Valid Ohio CDL-B license
  • CDL-A learners permit
  • Pass DOT physical/drug screen prior to training
  • Pass TDA driving skills assessment test prior to registration

Program cost

$3,800 plus $200 non-refundable administrative fee

Financial aid eligibility

This program is not Federal Financial Aid/Pell Eligible.

Scholarships, payment plans, and other financial aid options may be available.  For more information, call 216-987-3075

Upon completion students receive

  • Tri-C achievement award
  • CDL-A license upon passing state test

Related Programs/Training

Learn more about CDL-B to CDL-A Bridge Course