This training is intended for adult students. High school students may be able to apply, as well.
This program will teach you the skills needed become a professional truck driver. When you complete the classroom and over-the-road state approved curriculum, you will be ready to take the state-required CDL skills test to obtain your Class A Commercial Driver's License.
This program includes or prepares for the following credential(s): Commercial Driver's License (CDL), upgrade from Class B to Class A.
Grants for Adult Career & Technical Education
Grants, scholarships, and other funding sources are available. Depending on program type and student eligibility, one or more tuition assistance options may apply. For example, VSAC Advancement Grant, VDOL Adult CTE Scholarship, Curtis Fund Credential of Value Scholarship, and other forms of state assistance. For more information, visit the financial assistance webpage and contact the CTE Center.
State or Local Grant
- Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary
- Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
- Light Truck Drivers
- Bus Drivers, School
- Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity
- Shuttle Drivers and Chauffeurs
- Transportation and Warehousing