TRA 0081

Commercial Vehicle Driving (11)

Vocational hours: 320

Classification: PSAV

The purpose of this program is to prepare students for employment as tractor trailer/truck drivers. This program also provides supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in these occupations. The course content includes operation of large semi-truck tractor vehicles, loading and unloading cargo, reporting delays or accidents on the road, verifying load against shipping papers, record keeping, and federal and state motor carrier and safety regulations. Note: Students entering this program must exhibit a safe driving record, be at least 21 years of age, and comply with state and federal licensing requirements. Applicants must pass the Florida Department of Transportation physical and drug screening.