Commercial Driver's License Training (CDL) | Stark State College, Ohio

Commercial driver’s license (CDL) training

Get on the road to a new career with your Class A CDL

You’ll get there in high gear with this training that is just seven weeks long – three weeks of classroom sessions followed by four weeks of behind-the-wheel range and open road training.

You’ll get a minimum of 200 hours of Class A Tractor Trailer training with 48’ length trailers. All trucks are outfitted with 10-speed non-synchronized manual transmissions.

You’ll also be prepared for hazardous (H endorsement) and doubles and triples (T endorsement) written exams at the same time.

CDL permit not required to start.

Register now

Cost: $5,700 plus applicable fees
Time: day and evening options available

Upcoming start dates


  • Sept. 28
  • Oct. 13
  • Oct. 26
  • Nov. 9


  • Oct. 19

Stark State provides a wide range of credit and noncredit training. New programs are being developed daily and can be customized to meet employers’ needs.

Schedule a phone appointment

Get your CDL questions answered and get the latest information during a 30-minute phone conversation with Jean Barbato.

For information, call 330-494-6170 ext. 4163 or 5194.

NOTE: Participants must be at least 18 years of age and hold a valid Ohio driver’s license. In addition, participants must show proof of passing a Department of Transportation (DOT) physical and 5-panel drug screen in order to enroll.

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