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Truck Driver Training

Course Number: TRK 110
Credits: 12
Hours per Quarter: 120

Lecture Hours:120


Description
Entry-level lecture training for long haul truck driving jobs and commercial driving license testing. Topics include basics of trucking industry and trucking equipment: inspection of equipment, mechanical components, brake adjustment, preventative maintenance, servicing, defensive driving techniques, cargo loading, securing load, documentation, map reading, DOT log books, trip planning, accident and fire prevention, reporting, hazardous material transportation and documentation. Prerequisites: Pass DOT physical and mandatory drug test, have a social security card and have a satisfactory driving record for past five years.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Demonstrate CDL written test knowledge on general knowledge, combination vehicles, doubles and triples, tankers, and hazardous materials.
B. Demonstrate and identify log- book procedures.
C. Demonstrate map reading knowledge.
D. Inspect and identify cab controls and gauges, power train, brake, steering, and various engines and components.
E. Demonstrate work ethic appropriate to this industry.


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
TRK 110
Spring 2013
0911
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Winter 2013
0916
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Summer 2012
0911
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Spring 2012
0911
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Winter 2012
0916
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Fall 2011
0972
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Spring 2011
2311
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Winter 2011
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Fall 2010
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Spring 2010
2311
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Winter 2010
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Fall 2009
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Summer 2009
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Spring 2009
2311
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Winter 2009
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Fall 2008
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Summer 2008
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Spring 2008
2311
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Fall 2007
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Winter 2007
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Fall 2006
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Summer 2006
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Spring 2006
2312
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Winter 2006
2312
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Fall 2005
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Summer 2005
0934
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Spring 2005
2312
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Winter 2005
2312
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Fall 2004
2312
Steven Harvey
TRK 110
Winter 2004
2312
James Winters
TRK 110
Fall 2003
2312
James Winters
TRK 110
Fall 2002
2312
Jim Winters



Two Year Projected Schedule

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

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)