Master Course Outline
TRK 101
CDL Training


Credits: 1- 12
Clock Hours per Quarter: 180

Lecture Hours:60    Lab Hours:120


Description
Designed to accommodate for students' work and/or class schedules. Provides instruction for individuals requiring the commercial driver's license. Provides training to gain Class A CDL and various endorsements. Prerequisites: The prospective student must: have a valid state license with NO current driving privilege suspension in any state; demonstrate physical qualifications by passing a D.O.T. physical examination and drug screening as required by FMCSR part 391; meet current hiring standards as set by the trucking industry; be 18 years of age or older; and have instructor permission.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Verify qualifications and complete CDL Endorsement tests.
  • Record and graph hours using a manual logbook, including on-duty driving, on duty not driving, sleeper, off duty, and available hours.
  • Use safe and proper procedure for coupling and uncoupling trailers.
  • Demonstrate safe driving techniques, including safe backing procedures.
  • Perform proper procedures for pre-trip inspection, backing maneuvers, and road test.

  • Course Topics
  • Street Driving
  • Backing Maneuvers
  • Proficiency Development
  • Lab/Range/Observation

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    TRK 101
    Spring 2017
    0911
    Steven Harvey
    TRK 101
    Winter 2017
    0911
    Steven Harvey
    TRK 101
    Fall 2016
    0910
    Steven Harvey
    TRK 101
    Winter 2016
    0911
    Steven Harvey
    TRK 101
    Fall 2015
    0910
    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.