Commercial Truck Driving

About

The Commercial Truck Driving program is designed to prepare participants for employment in the field of transportation or as an enhancement or stackable credential to other career-technical programs currently being offered.  The curriculum content includes the Department of Transportation rules and regulations, Mississippi requirements for obtaining a commercial driver’s license, and the operations of a semi tractor-trailer.  Course delivery will include classroom and hands-on equipment training.  Employability, work maturity and basic educational skills will be taught.

    Career

    • Great job with KLLM upon completion of the program
    • Comprehensive benefits package after 3 months of employment
    • 401(k) eligibility after 6 months of employment and fully vested after 5 years

    Scholarships

    • $4,000 Scholarship: drive for 1 year with KLLM
    • Earn $73.57 per day, up to $514.99 a week
    • $250 – $500 Incentive Bonuses

    Training

    • Fully accredited training academy
    • State-of-the-art Tractor-Trailer Simulators
    • Refrigerated Trailer Lab & Computer Lab
    • Train in the same equipment you’ll drive as a KLLM truck driver
    • Late-model tractors with modern technology

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    Curriculum

    For a complete list of courses, please see our college catalog.

    Admission Requirements

    • Candidates must be at least 21 years of age.
    • Pass a Department of Transportation physical and drug screen, along with a company hair follicle drug screen. For federal regulations, see Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration regulations, part 391.47.
    • Provide photo identification, original birth certificate and original Social Security card. (name must match name on photo identification)
    • Provide two proofs of residency.
    • If no ACT test scores are on file, take the ACCUPLACER placement test with no specific score required.

    Gainful Employment

    Contact

    Raymond
    Sarah Warren

    Sarah.Warren@hindscc.edu
    P: 601-857-3337

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