Essential: Before. Now. Always
The commercial truck driving industry is not only vital to a thriving economy, it is a vital part of our everyday lives. J-Tech Institute’s 4 or 8-week Commercial Truck Driving and CDL Program is helping students acquire the skills necessary to prepare for the Class “A” Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Examination and to launch successful careers as commercial truck drivers. To streamline the process even more for our students, J-Tech offers third-party CDL testing to all qualified graduates with a Florida driver’s license.
This program curriculum is designed to meet the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) guidelines and includes a Workplace Readiness Seminar that provides assistance with resume development, interview techniques, and other employment related support.
This fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report of the results.
As a student in the Commercial Truck Driving Program, you’ll be learning from experienced, State of Florida licensed instructors on the most commonly used, late-model equipment in the industry. The 170-hour program covers comprehensive instruction in backing techniques, vehicle inspections, basic control skills, how to navigate adverse weather conditions, defensive driving in urban and rural settings, loss prevention, cargo securement, and procedures for transporting hazardous materials.
You’ll be trained in the core fundamentals of the FMCSA’s Compliance, Safety, and Accountability (CSA) initiative, covering the 7 Behavior Analysis Safety Improvement Categories (BASICS), which include: unsafe driving, crash indicator, hours of service compliance, vehicle maintenance, controlled substances/alcohol, hazardous materials compliance, and driver fitness. J‑Tech is committed to your success and to enhancing and promoting safety in the commercial truck driving industry.