CDL Commercial Driver’s License Training

Butler Tech CDL Student

Now Enrolling!

February 8 day classes and April 5 evening classes

Click the GET STARTED! button and receive an email with more information on these CDL Enrollment Steps. Details of class times and costs are below. You may also call 513-645-8367. We look forward to meeting you soon and helping you reach your career goals!

Enrollment Requirements

  • Be at least 21 years old/18 for Ohio intrastate
  • Pass a Department of Transportation physical exam and drug screen
  • Have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record

With Butler Tech’s CDL Commercial Drivers License 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, including interactive driving simulators and a five-and-a-half-acre on-site 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. CDL refresher courses are also available.

Industry Recognized Credentials

Ohio Class A or Class B Commercial Driver’s License

Program Times (Based on completion of the Ohio Commercial Driver Training Curriculum)

Class A Day Programs | Up to 200 Hours | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm | Mon-Fri

Feb 8 – Mar 15, 2021 | Mar 8 – Apr 12, 2021 | Apr 5 – May 7, 2021 | May 3 – Jun 7, 2021 | Jun 7 – July 12, 2021 | Jun 28 – Aug 2, 2021 | Jul 26 – Aug 27, 2021 | Aug 23 – Sept 27, 2021 | Sept 20 – Oct 25, 2021 | Oct 18 – Nov 22, 2021 | Nov 15 – Dec 21, 2021 | Dec 13, 2021 – Jan 20, 2022

Class A Evening Programs | Up to 200 Hours | 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Mon-Fri (2021 evening classes will be Mon-Thurs)

April 5 – Jun 30, 2021 | June 21 – Sept 15, 2021 | Sept 7 – Dec 2, 2021 | Nov 22, 2021 – Feb 17, 2022

Class B Day Programs| Up to 120 Hours | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm | Mon-Fri

Feb 8 – March 1, 2021 | March 8 – March 26, 2021 | Apr 5 – Apr 23, 2021 | May 3 – May 21, 2021 | Jun 7 – June 25, 2021 | Jun 28 – Jul 19, 2021 | Jul 26 – Aug 13, 2021 | Aug 23 – Sept 13, 2021 | Sept 20 – Oct 8, 2021 | Oct 18 – Nov 8, 2021 | Nov 15 – Dec 7, 2021 | Dec 13, 2021 – Jan 6, 2022

Class B Evening Programs | Up to 120 Hours | 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Mon-Fri (2021 evening classes will be Mon-Thurs)

Apr 5 – May 25, 2021 | June 21 – Aug 11, 2021 | Sept 7 – Oct 27, 2021 | Nov 22 – Jan 12, 2022 

Program Costs

Class A License | Tuition $4,767 | Books/Fees $233

Total $5,000

Class B License | Tuition $2,892 | Bo0ks/Fees $233

Total $3,125

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

If you are a veteran in need of financial help for this course, you may qualify for Veterans Benefits

As a part-time program, federal student aid is not available, but you may contact your OhioMeansJobs office to see if you qualify for funds through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)

You may apply online for the Careers In Gear Trucking Scholarship. One recipient is selected annually for their $3,500 trucking scholarship.

Training Locations

Butler Tech Liberty Township Campus,  Public Safety Complex, 5140 Princeton Glendale Rd., Liberty Township, Ohio

Expected Salary Range

2019 Median Pay (Bureau of Labor Statistics): $45,260 per year | $21.76 per hour

 

Step inside one of our training vehicles on a virtual tour!

Five-acre driving range on-site