Commercial Truck Driving


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.


    • 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


    • $4,000 Scholarship: drive for 1 year with KLLM
    • Earning $114.28 per day, up to $800 a week while on the truck
    • $250 – $500 Incentive Bonuses


    • 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

    Courses Are Offered At These Locations


    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


    Sarah Warren
    P: 601-857-3337

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