Professional Driving Academy

The Professional Driving Academy is a four-week program that gets you on the road to a better career in a short amount of time. New classes start the first Monday after the previous class ends and consist of 40 hours of classroom, and 120 hours of driving.

The Professional Driving Academy tuition includes a DOT physical, Drug Screen, MVR check, CDL permit/CDL licensing, and 160 hours of training.

The training is held at the NTCC main campus located in Mount Pleasant. This program will prepare you to take the Department of Transportation exams, including the general knowledge, Class A and B, Combination Vehicle, and Air Brakes exams.


Professional Driving Students

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Limited aid may be available. Training costs may be covered by special programs if participant meets eligibility criteria. Please email us for additional information about financial assistance:

There is no required reading material for this course. Though it is highly recommended that you either purchase a hardcopy handbook from NTCC for $22 or download the DMV Genie app (or other CDL related app) on your smartphone/device to use as a study tool.


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