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Trucking is a key foundation to the US economy with nearly 70% of all the freight tonnage moved in the U.S. going on trucks. As the industry continues to grow, so does the need for qualified and dedicated drivers at a time when the US is experience a national shortage. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics is projecting employment in this field to grow by as much as 11% over the next few years. To meet this demand, Kaskaskia College and Schneider National have teamed up with a four-week program that not only prepares you for a career in trucking, it guarantees you a job in this fast growing industry!

The main goal of the Kaskaskia College Truck Driver Training Program is to provide students with the hands-on training and knowledge to obtain a Class A CDL certification and gain entry level employment as a CDL operator.



Kaskaskia College on Schneider Jobs

During this four-week course students will engage in:

  • 40 hours of classroom instruction.
  • 120 behind the wheel instruction.

For a minimal investment you gain:

  • Employment with a nationally renowned trucking company with offices all across America.
  • The potential to earn close to $50,000 (plus benefits) the first year.

Delivering for our veterans

Both Kaskaskia College and Schneider National are recognized for their support of veterans. KC has been cited by G.I. Jobs in its list of Military Friendly schools. Only 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools nationwide receive this designation. Schneider is the top ranked trucking company on the 2014 GI Jobs Top Military Friendly Employer List. Both institutions work diligently to assist those who have served our armed forces receive the training they need to succeed

For an application packet, contact: DEAN DAUM, DIRECTOR
618.545.3310 ~ email: Ddaum@kaskaskia.edu

CLASSES THAT FIT YOUR SCHEDULE The full-time four-week program meets Monday through Thursday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE Student Loans ~ Workforce Investment Act Illinois Veterans Grant ~ Limited Scholarships

ACCREDITATION STATUS Kaskaskia College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, Illinois 60604-1413. www.hlcommission.org

CONSUMER INFORMATION For additional information on the program, as well as information on graduation rates, job opportunities, and cost please go to www.kaskaskia.edu/TractorTrailerDriver. Information is published in compliance with Department of Education, Title IV Consumer Information Disclosure Guidelines. Kaskaskia College does not discriminate on the basis of race, sexual orientation, age, gender, national origin, religion, disability, or

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