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Truck Driving

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Shift your career into high gear!

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, opportunities for commercial truck drivers are expected to grow 21% over the next few years, which makes this a great time to embark on a rewarding, secure career in the trucking industry. Trucking companies across the country are trying desperately to fill the increasing demand for trained truck drivers and new graduates are finding themselves more valued than ever in this competitive job market. In the Alvin Community College Commercial Driving Licensing Program, students are prepared for entry-level employment in the trucking industry.

This 160-hour program provides classroom instruction and behind-the-wheel driving experience. Students will receive their CDL, "Class A" training in 4 weeks/day classes or 8 weeks/Evening classes. 

Get your CDL - Student Information packet.docx

The vehicles used in the ACC CDL training program are comparable to those used in the trucking industry. We currently have two trucks that are conventional tractors, with 10-speed and 13-speed transmissions, setback axles, dual tandem rear axles with Jiff lock. Trailer is a 53-foot dry van with access to other trailers.

Admission Requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must have a valid Texas driver license
  • Must have a valid Texas Class A driver permit
  • Must have a valid Social Security number
  • Must have original or certified copy of birth certificate
  • Must pass mandatory DOT drug screen test
  • Must pass a physical and be in good physical condition
  • Must not be under doctors care with work limitations to do assigned class and skills work
  • Must have no serious physical handicap
  • Must be English proficient or pass the English Proficiency Test administered at the college
  • Must be able to travel throughout the state of Texas

New CDL Refresher Course: The object of this 40-hour CDL Refresher Course is to reacquaint student with the equipment and its safe operation. The student will demonstrate control of the vehicle; exhibit the ability to shift the tractor efficiently; demonstrate the operation of a tractor trailer combination; and move the vehicle safely forward and backward around various obstacles. Classes based on demand. For more information, call 281-756-3819 or email 

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ATTENTION:  Local Companies

Do you have a group of employees that need CDL training?

Request more information at: or call 281-756-3819

Upcoming Classes:

Alvin Campus
Commercial Driving License  (CDL) - Class "A" Training in 4 weeks.  Prior to start date, contact the program coordinator for additional requirement at 281.756.3819

Course No. Date(s) Time Day(s) Room Faculty
CEVOP 1013 AC04 01/08/2018 - 02/01/2018 07:00AM - 05:30PM MTWTH  H119 J Munk
CEVOP 1013 AC05 02/05/2018 - 03/01/2018 07:00AM-05:30PM MTWTH  H119 J Munk
CEVOP 1013 AC06 03/05/2018 - 04/06/2018 07:00AM-05:30PM MTWTH H119 J Munk
CEVOP 1013 AC07 04/09/2018 - 05/03/2018 07:00AM - 05:30PN MTWTH H119 J Munk
CEVOP 1013 AC08 05/07/2018 - 06/01/2018 07:00AM - 05:30PM MTWTH  H119 J Munk
Tuition & Fees: In-District
Out-of District $3,640 Other Fees $348.40    

Request more information at or call 281-756-3819

To register visit Building H, Room 103

Contact Us

Main Campus

Address: 3110 Mustang Road, Alvin, TX 77511
Telephone: (281) 756-3500

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