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.
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: 8
This course is the second of a two part program designed to give the student the required knowledge to earn a Class B commercial drivers license with passenger / school bus endorsement. Training includes: defensive driving certification, log books, hours of service regulations, map reading, trip planning, accident procedures, road rage, construction zones and work safety. Range / off road training will be conducted at CSMs Center for Transportation training. Range training includes: putting the vehicle in motion, backing, off-set alley, parallel parking and vehicle inspection. On road driver training consists of city, rural and multi-lane driving. Training concludes with students having three attempts to pass the CDL Class B passenger / school bus MVA exam.
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.