College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Rd
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
Truck Drivers with a Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL) start at $19,200 and earn up to $63,400 dependent upon experience.
Bus Drivers with Passenger/School Bus Endorsements have starting salaries of $18,000 and earn up to $38,000.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Participants must be at least 18 years of age and maintain a valid driver's license.
Become eligible to take the Motor Vehicle Administration Commercial Vehicle License Class B skills test. Training includes: defensive driving certification, railroad and safety belt training, log books, hours of service regulations, map reading and trip planning, skid control and recovery, winter driving, accident procedures, road rage, construction zones, and work safety. On road driving training consists of city, rural, and night driving. Training also includes federal motor carrier safety regulations – entry level driving training.
|TRA-7510 CDL - Class B
With Passenger/ School Bus Part I
|TRA-7520 CDL - Class B
With Passenger/ School Bus Part II
Advanced CDL Classes:
Training concludes with students having three attempts to pass the CDL-B exam.
Training concludes with students receiving the Passenger/School Bus Endorsement.
Mary Beth Mc Collum, CPP
For a complete listing of courses that CSM offers, please refer to the Continuing Education Schedule of Classes.
“The teachers are extraordinary and use really effective instructing techniques. I felt so confident handling my company's truck after the course! I would definitely recommend CSM to others; I wouldn't attend anywhere else.”
Walter Nash Jr.
Lefty's Barbecue, Inc.