Program description

This 120-hour course is designed to familiarize the student with the skills required to obtain a Class B CDL driver’s license. It includes classroom work, driving-skills training and road driving.

  • 40 hours of classroom time and testing, covering all federal requirements
  • Minimum of 10 hours of skills pad (maneuverability) training
  • Minimum of 10 hours of on-the-road training
  • An additional 20 hours of driving behind the wheel working on either maneuverability skills or road skills
  • 40 hours for pre-trip, test preparation and testing

Other important information


  • 18 years of age
  • Valid Ohio driver’s license
  • Must pass DOT physical/drug screen prior to training

High school diploma or GED required

A separate Truck Driving application is required (available online or in person)

This program is licensed by the Ohio Department of Public Safety as a CDL driver training school.

Program cost

$4,000 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

A Tri-C Achievement Award and a certificate of completion from the Ohio Department of Public Safety

Related Programs/Training

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