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Are you looking for a career and not just another job?

Consider becoming a professional truck driver. Nussbaum Trucking Academy at Heartland Community College's Truck Driver Training Program will open the door to a lifetime of opportunities!

What's included in the Trucking Academy

You will receive classroom training for the CDL Learner's Permit, 8 hours of Essential Workplace Skills training in communications and customer service, and behind-the-wheel training in an automatic transmission semitrailer-truck.

 At the end of the course, you will take a Class “A” License Road and Skill Test, administered by the Illinois Secretary of State’s Office.

 The course covers the following topics to prepare you for an entry-level position as a driver:

  • State and federal regulations
  • Log books
  • Map reading and trip planning
  • Complete vehicle training

Instruction includes classroom lecture, demonstration, and behind-the-wheel experience in a Class “A” vehicle.

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Contact Us

Phone: 309-268-8448, Monday-Friday 8AM-3:30PM