If you want a steady job in a growing industry, professional truck driving may be the career path for you. Trucking remains a strong, stable industry in the US and professional truck drivers are in-demand. With Butler Tech Commercial Drivers License (CDL) training, you could be behind the wheel and earning a great paycheck in as little as five weeks!
Training combines classroom and behind-the-wheel experiences at the Butler Tech Public Safety Education Complex, including interactive driving simulators and a five-and-a-half-acre on-site asphalt driving course. Students learn on current model equipment that includes multiple day-cab and sleeper tractors, 53′ and 45′ trailers, and box trucks.
Butler Tech CDL Training is approved by the Ohio Department of Higher Education, taught by experienced instructors, and have a small student-to-instructor ratio. Evening courses, CDL refresher courses, and CDL B-to-A Advancement courses are also available.
Non-credit based loans are now available for Class A CDL training that will pay all but $200 of the tuition cost. The loan repayment is a fixed 4% interest rate over 6 years and your first payment is not due until 6 months after you complete the training. Loans available for those who qualify and for CDL Class A training only. Loan applicant must be an Ohio resident and cannot be in default on a Federal loan.
If you are a veteran in need financial help for this course, you may qualify for benefits.
Starting Salary Range
$25,000 – $60,000 annually
Industry Recognized Credentials
Ohio Class A or Class B Commercial Driver’s License
- Get Started!
- Phone: 513-645-8350
- Email: CDLtraining@ButlerTech.org
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- Enrollment Requirements
- Be at least 21 years old/18 for Ohio intrastate
- Pass a DOT physical exam and drug screen
- Have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record
- Complete an entrance interview
- Program Costs
- Class A License $4,875
- Class B License $3,000
Program costs include:
- Tuition for classroom and behind-the-wheel training
- DOT physical and drug screen
- Written CDL test
- Testing fee for CDL road test
- CDL license fee
Step inside one of our training vehicles!