Northern Maine Community College’s Commercial Driving Academy is a State of Maine licensed tractor-trailer driving school. This course is designed to train you to become a professional truck driver. You will learn exactly what it takes to be a responsible driver and how to handle a tractor and trailer safely and efficiently.
August 13 – October 5, 2018 M-F 8 – 4:30 p.m.
October 22 – December 15 M-F 8 – 4:30 p.m.
Evening & Saturday Course T/TH 6-10 & Selected Saturdays 8 – 4:30
October 23, 2018 – April 13, 2019
Classroom instruction will include log books, trip planning, hazmat, and other endorsements for your commercial driving license (CDL). You will gain hands-on experience both on the driving range and on the road. NMCC’s Commercial Driving Academy provides a prospective commercial driver with the training necessary to operate a tractor-trailer rig in a safe, skilled manner.
- Hazardous Materials
- Tank Vehicle
- Double/Triple Trailer
- Personal interview
- Valid Maine Driver’s License and a copy of your driving record*
- Pre-entrance alcohol and controlled substance screen (test must be negative)
- DOT physical in accordance with the Federal Motor Carrier safety regulations, found to be qualified
- High school diploma or GED
- Immunization record **
January 2017 Commercial Driving Academy Graduates 1/9/17 – 3/3/17
L to R:
Jared Theriault; Charlie McLaughlin; Roger Coty; Christopher Mitchell; Gerald Coty; CDL Coordinator, Dennis Dyer; Kevin Jandreau.