Class A Advance Commercial Driver Program

This program is not identified as within the scope of the West Sacramento campuses accreditation with ACCSC and therefore not currently offered at the West Sacramento Campus.

Get to know the truck driver lifestyle.

The Class A Advance Commercial Driver Program is an extension of the 160 hour Tractor-Trailer Operator Program. It includes advanced skills, in-depth driving techniques and comprehensive knowledge of the trucking industry including an introduction to the management of an over the road lifestyle. Of course, the extensive program also prepares you for the California CDL test and teaches you the skills you’ll need to find employment in the trucking industry.

  • 330 hours of intensive training to be completed in just over 8 weeks
  • 80 hours of expanded classroom training covering DOT safety rules and health and wellness
  • Field training expands to include mountain driving as well as highway, rural and city driving including day and nighttime traffic conditions
  • Defensive driving, backing, emergency procedures and safety are emphasized
  • Day courses available only

Get quality training to jump-start your career and apply to some of the biggest and best carriers.

Western Truck School assists graduates and teaches job search techniques to help students find jobs in the trucking industry. Study hard and master the skills and you’ll leave the program better prepared as an entry-level driver to work regionally and nationwide for the nation’s largest truckload carriers.

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