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TRK 120
Truck Driver Training Lab


Credits: 1- 10
Clock Hours per Quarter: 200

AA Discipline:

   Lab Hours:200


Description
Laboratory training and experience for entry-level long haul truck drivers and commercial driving license testing. Graduates obtain Class A CDL License with endorsements for doubles and triples, tankers, hazardous material and no air brake restrictions. Behind-the-wheel practice includes backing techniques, proper cornering, up and down hill maneuvers, space and speed management, coupling/uncoupling, city and highway driving maneuvers. Co-requisite: TRK 110.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate safe driving techniques.
  • Demonstrate proper safety procedures for left and right hand turns.
  • Demonstrate proper shifting, braking, and mirror use.
  • Demonstrate proper procedures for pre-trip and post-trip inspections.
  • Demonstrate safe and proper procedure for coupling and uncoupling.
  • Demonstrate safe backing procedures.
  • Obtain Class A CDL License with endorsements for doubles, triples, tankers and hazardous materials.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    TRK 120
    Spring 2013
    0913
    Steven Harvey
    TRK 120
    Winter 2013
    0912
    Steven Harvey
    TRK 120
    Summer 2012
    0913
    Steven Harvey
    TRK 120
    Spring 2012
    0913
    Steven Harvey
    TRK 120
    Winter 2012
    0912
    Steven Harvey


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
    X
     
     
    X
    X
    X
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.