144 hours in class and estimate 72 hours outside of class.
[Credit for Prior Learning Options Available](https://www.fvtc.edu/programs/Credit-For-Prior-Learning/Prior-Learning-Credit-Options)
This is the first of three courses in the Truck Driving technical diploma. This course prepares students for entry-level positions as commercial drivers and focuses on basic information about trucks and their operation. A DOT drug test will be required on the first day of class.
Prereq: Student must be active in Truck program and meet all enrollment requirements: submitted valid driver’s license, federal medical certificate and instruction permit.