Commercial Truck Driving
Information about this exciting field:
STC’s Commercial Truck Driving Program provides basic training in the principles and skills of commercial truck operations. In 2012, U.S. commercial trucks moved more than 9.4 billion tons, over two-thirds of the country’s total freight, proving that trucking remains a major force in commerce and a career with plenty of demand. CTD students receive commercial truck driving training on site and on the road in day or night classes over a 7-to-10 week period.
Where might I find a job?
Commercial Truck Driving graduates have worked at DOT Foods, Coastal Transport, Werner, Conway Truckload, and self-employed.
Immediately upon graduation, STC graduates have made between $8.50 and $11.50 per hour.
Graduates of several academic programs are requires to pass a licensure exam to practice in the field of study. Southeastern Technical College maintains one of the highest pass rates of students taking licensure exams in the state of Georgia. The information contained in this section is data on first-time test takers of licensure exams. All STC students who did not pass on the first attempt, passed on the second attempt. For more information regarding pass rates of licensure exams, please contact STC at 912-538-3100.