Interested in a career that pays well and is in high demand?
According to IndianaSkills.com, tractor-trailer truck drivers are the #1 most requested job by Indiana employers! There is no better time than right now to get your CDL and be on your way to a rewarding career. With several carriers in need of truck drivers immediately, your opportunities are endless!
The Vincennes University Tractor Trailer Driver Training (TTDT) Program offers student-centered, hands-on quality training to prepare students for their CDL Class A or B license. At VU LTEC, our main priority is to ensure that students leave our training program as safe and knowledgeable drivers- that’s why our program is the preferred training program by many carriers in the industry!
Course Description: The tractor-trailer driver training (TTDT) program is designed to prepare students to enter the tractor-trailer driver marketplace at an entry-level driving position. Training including classroom instruction, lab practice and on-the-road driving. Students can expect to pull loaded trailers under a variety of conditions, including two-lane roads, expressways, night driving, hilly terrain and driving city streets during heavy traffic.
Length: Up to six weeks (240 contact hours)
TTDT 100- Basic Commercial Motor Vehicle Operation
- CDL Rules and Regulations
- Driver Qualifications
- Hours of Service
- Map Reading
- Hazmat Endorsement Preparation
- NSC’s DDC-PTD Course
TTDT 125- Preventive Maintenance
- Air Brakes Systems
- Pre-trip Inspection Criteria
- Engine Operation
- Transmissions and Differentials
- Suspensions Systems
- Trouble Shooting
TTDT 150- Tractor-Trailer Basic Control Skills
- Straight Line Backing
- Parallel Parking
- Alley Docking
- Backward Serpentine
- Daylight and Night Driving
- Loaded Trailers
- A Variety of Terrain
- City Driving
Interested in learning more? Contact our TTDT instructor, Dennis Poteet, for more information by calling 317-381-6025 or email firstname.lastname@example.org