Heavy Metal Truck Training - Your Road to Success
Training Programs
 
Heavy Metal Truck Training school offers several different CDL training programs and course options.  Choose the CDL training program that will help you meet your professional goals and objectives.
 
 
160 Hour State-licensed Class A CDL Certificate Program
The 5-week, 160 Hour State-licensed Certificate Program is designed to train the beginner to enter the transportation industry as an entry-level driver. This program provides the student with the requirements necessary to fulfill a carrier prehire training requirement. The program is based on the FHWA Model of Curriculum and follows the Professional Truck Driver Institute's (PTDI) curriculum standards.  This training program includes a 3 week in-school training period and a road test in the fourth week.  Classes start weekly. This program also includes the National Safety Council Defensive Driving Certification class and hazardous materials course work.  Please see the school syllabi for specific learning elements and outcomes for this training program.  Tuition: $3,995  (Tuition will be $4,495 on/after 09/01/2015)


200 Hour State-licensed Class A CDL Certificate Program
The 6-week, 200 Hour State-licensed Certificate Program is designed to train the beginner to enter the transportation industry as an entry-level driver. This program provides the student with more than the requirements necessary to fulfill a carrier prehire training requirement. This program provides one week of additional "hands-on" training when compared to the 160 hour program.  The program is based on the FHWA Model of Curriculum and follows the Professional Truck Driver Institute's (PTDI) curriculum standards.  This training program includes a 4 week in-school training period.  The program includes the required road test that the student must pass in order to obtain a Class A CDL (commercial drivers license). Classes start weekly. This program also includes the National Safety Council Defensive Driving Certification class and hazardous materials course work.  Please see the school syllabi for specific learning elements and outcomes for this training program.  Tuition: $4,995


460 Hour State-licensed Class A CDL Certificate Program
The 460 Hour State-licensed Certificate Program is designed to train the absolute beginner to enter the transportation industry as a professional solo driver. This program provides one week of additional "hands-on" training when compared to the 160 hour program and includes on-the-job training through a paid externship.  This program requires that a student receive a prehire from an eligible carrier prior to enrollment. This program is delivered in two segments. 

Segment I
Segment I consists of 200 hours (4 weeks) of training at Heavy Metal Truck Training school, plus the CDL road test. 

Segment II
Segment II consists of a 260 hour (6-8 weeks) paid externship and on-the-job training with a qualified carrier. 

This program is for the individual who has little or no experience driving a manual transmission. The program is based on the FHWA Model of Curriculum and follows the Professional Truck Driver Institute's (PTDI) curriculum standards. The program includes the required road test that the student must pass in order to obtain a Class A CDL. Classes start weekly. This program also includes the National Safety Council Defensive Driving Certification class and hazardous materials course work. Please see the school syllabi for specific learning elements and outcomes for this training program. This is the most affordable 460 Hour State-licensed Class A CDL course that offers prehires.  Tuition: $5,995


Weekend Program
Our 160 Hour State-licensed Class A CDL Certificate Program can be taken on a part-time basis through weekend classes. New weekend class sessions start every 7-9 weeks. The part-time weekend program is 8 weekends long.  Classes are held Saturdays and Sundays from 7am to 3pm.  Heavy Metal Truck Training is the only school in the region that offers a certificate program on a part-time, weekend basis.  Early registration is encouraged as weekend classes fill-up quickly.  To register for the next weekend class session contact us at 651-459-6044.  Tuition: $4,495

Class Starting September 26, 2015   2 Seats Available

 
Justa CDL
Just want to get a Class A CDL license without going through a full certificate program and classroom training?  Then our "Justa CDL" training program is for you.  This program offers 12 hours of hands-on "Behind-the-Wheel" training and pretrip training, as well as a road test.  (Unlimited pretrip training via video.)  Training, and the road test, is provided in a truck with an a manual transmission and short trailer.  This program does not qualify for prehires and job placement.  Experience driving a truck is highly recommended.  Space and availability is limited, call us today at 651-459-6044 to register for this program. Tuition: $1,995

 
Free CDL Permit Test Prep Class and Online Service
No need to have your permit before enrolling at HMTT.  Our free CDL Test Prep class and online test prep service helps prepare you to successfully pass the written tests necessary for you to obtain your Class A CDL (Commercial Driver's License) permit.  You'll be more prepared to pass your Class A CDL written tests after utilizing our free CDL Test Prep class and online test prep service.  Free permit test prep classes are offered every weekly. To learn more, and to register for this free service, click here.

 
Refresher & Recertification Courses
Need a refresher course in order to obtain employment or to pass a carrier and truck company road test?  Our 15-hour 1-on-1 training course (40 hour refresher class equivalent) provides you with the review training you need. You will receive refresher skills training in shifting, backing and road skills.  Refresher courses can normally be completed within one week.  In order to enroll in a refresher course you must already have a Class A CDL license and have been a professional truck driver in the past or have completed a CDL driving course.   Tuition: $1,495


Other Programs
 
Log Books and Hours of Service
This is a 2.5 hour log book training class.  The class provides the student with the most recent and up-to-date log book and hours of service rules and regulations.  The student will receive a log book textbook and a log book.  (This class is included with the State-licensed 165 Hour Certificate Program.)  Tuition: $99
 
 
Custom One-on-One Training
 
$100 per Hour (Minimum of 2 hours)
$475 for 5 Hours
$900 for 10 Hours
 
 
Customized Training Programs
 
Tuition costs vary depending on services provided.
 
 
* Tuition must be paid in full at the time of registration, before the student begins class.  Tuition does not include textbooks and materials fees or registration fees.  Tuition and fees must be paid in advance of Program start date.
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