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Truck Driver Training Course


Truck Driver Training Brochure (PDF)

Classes start
every 5 weeks!

Attend an information session or call (847) 543-2615 to learn more.

Get on the Road to a Better Career!

You can begin a new career as a professional truck driver. The U. S. Department of Labor predicts that there is a need for almost 200,000 new truck drivers through 2022. The median annual wage for heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers with CDLs was $41,340 in May 2016, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Gain the knowledge and skills to prepare for and pass the State of Illinois issued Commercial Drivers License (CDL-A) exams.

Training provided by Eagle Training Services

  • Lifetime Job Placement Assistance Provided!
  • Each 5-week daytime session is held Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • This program may be eligible for Veteran's benefits. Call (847) 543-2615 for more information.

Truck Driver Training Information Sessions

Spring 2018 Course Description and Schedule Information

Course Prerequisites and Special Notes

This 160-hour basic training course will provide students with the knowledge and skills to prepare for the state-issued Commercial Drivers License (CDL-A) exams.

Prerequisites: Students must have a valid Illinois Drivers License Class "D" or above. They may not have committed a serious traffic violation in a commercial motor vehicle within the past 12 months. Students must provide a copy of their Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) from the Secretary of State's Office prior to enrollment. Students must not have any physical limitation which affects their driving ability. Students currently on bond or parole are not eligible for the program. Because all CDL testing is conducted in English, students must be able to speak, read, write and understand English.

All classes are not offered every semester.

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