College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Rd
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
Truck Drivers with a Class-A Commercial Drive's License (CDL-A) start at $27,500 and earn up to $59,900 on average dependent upon experience and road travel requirements.
|Financial Assistance is available for this program|
|Veterans Benefits applicable
The following is a class that MAY be offered. To see if this class is among our current offerings, please see our schedule of classes.
Continuing Education Units: 4.0
This course is the first of a four part program designed to give the student the required knowledge to earn a Class A commercial drivers license. The course introduces the student to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and industry standards required for operating commercial motor vehicles hauling interstate commerce. The student is introduced to the required areas of study to obtain a commercial class A learners permit: General knowledge, air brakes, and combination vehicles. Additional areas of study will be: double and triples, tankers and hazardous materials.
Schedule of Classes:
Mary Beth Mc Collum, CPP
For a complete listing of courses that CSM offers, please refer to the Continuing Education Schedule of Classes.