Rock Valley College
Rockford, Illinois

Truck Driver Training

240 Hour Tractor-Trailer Driver Training

RVC Truck Driver Training truck on the RVC main campus

The Rock Valley College 240-hour truck driver training program can be completed in six weeks. The training combines classroom presentation with hands-on experience that leads to a Class A Commercial driver's license. The course will provide you with the basic skills to become a safe, professional truck driver. Upon successful completion, you will be able to secure an entry-level position in the trucking industry.

Trucking industry recruiters – local and over-the-road – visit our classroom on a regular basis. Our
CDL coordinator will counsel you about job selection. Through the Rock Valley College program you will receive lifetime placement assistance.

Your CDL enables you to:

  • Earn $28,000 - $40,000 in the first year
  • Have a career with medical and retirement benefits
  • Have access to thousands of openings nationwide
  • Choose from local and regional positions
  • Take advantage of a rapidly growing, non-traditional job market for women