Department Homepage  Course Listings Degree Options Department Information Home Department Listings eSchedule Catalog Home Home
 
Master Course Outline
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. Behind-the-wheel practice includes backing techniques, proper cornering, up and down hill maneuvers, space and speed management, coupling/uncoupling, and city and highway driving maneuvers. Students need completed drivers file, commercial learner permit, and must earn 80% or above on TRK 110 course theory assessment(s) to advance to TRK 120. Co-requisite: TRK 110.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Exhibit safe driving techniques.
  • Use appropriate safety procedures for left- and right-hand turns.
  • Demonstrate proper shifting, braking, and mirror use.
  • Use safe and proper procedures for coupling and uncoupling trailers.
  • Demonstrate safe driving techniques, including safe backing procedures.
  • Complete CDL License with endorsements
  • Perform proper procedures for pre-trip inspection, backing maneuvers, and road test.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    TRK 120
    Spring 2017
    0913
    Steven Harvey
    TRK 120
    Winter 2017
    0913
    Steven Harvey
    TRK 120
    Fall 2016
    0912
    Steven Harvey
    TRK 120
    Winter 2016
    0912
    Steven Harvey
    TRK 120
    Fall 2015
    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
    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.