Heavy Metal Truck Training - The Right Job, for Right Now
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 4-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.  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.  Please see the school syllabi for specific learning elements and outcomes for this training program.  This program is WIA certified and eligible. 
Tuition: $3,995

Class Starting October 27, 2014       3 Seats Available

Class Starting November 3, 2014     6 Seats Available


Rochester Area School

Class Starting November 10, 2013  3 Seats Available

 
200 Hour State-licensed Class A CDL Certificate Program
The 5-week, 200 Hour State-licensed Certificate Program is designed to train the absloute beginner to enter the transportation industry as an entry-level driver. This program provides the student with more than the required training 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.  This program is for the individual who has little or no experience driving a manual transimission and little or no experience backing. 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 and a road test in the fourth or fifth week. 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. Please see the school syllabi for specific learning elements and outcomes for this training program. This is the most affordable 200 Hour State-licensed Class A CDL course that offers prehires. This program is WIA certified and eligible. Tuition: $4,995

   Class Starting October 27, 2014        3 Seats Available

   Class Starting November 3, 2014      6 Seats Available


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: $3,995
 
Weekend Class Starting November 22, 2014   3 Seats Available

            Weekend Class Starting January 3, 2015         6 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 plan offers 6 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 automatic transmission and short trailer.  This program does not qualifiy for prehires and job placement.  Experience driving a truck is highly recommended.  Space and availablity is limited, call us today at 651-459-6044 to register for this program. Tuition: $899

 
Free Online CDL Permit Test Prep Service
Our free online CDL Test Prep service helps prepare you to successfully pass the written tests for your Class A or Class B CDL (Commercial Driver's License).  The service allows you to take unlimited practice tests!  You'll be more prepared to pass your CDL written test after utilizing the free CDL Test Prep service.  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: $1,350

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
 
 
National Saftey Council Certified Defensive Driving Class
Heavy Metal Truck Training's defensive driving class is a National Safety Council certified program.  Students will receive a Certificate after completion of the National Safety Council certified class.  (This class is included with the State-licensed Certificate Programs offerd through HMTT.) Tuition: $99
 
 
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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