Get CDL Training at McCann in Carlisle, PA and earn your Class A Commercial Driver's License
Do you live in the Carlisle, York, Hershey, Chambersburg or Harrisburg area? Do you want to travel the United States? Are you looking for a career outside of a traditional office environment? If so, then the CDL Training: Class A Tractor Trailer program** at McCann School of Business & Technology is for you.
In as little as five weeks, you can earn your Certificate of Completion and Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) from McCann. The training you’ll receive is affordable and will allow you to start working towards a new career in little more than a month.
What You’ll Learn during Your CDL Training
Our instructors are experienced Tractor Trailer Drivers and they’ll share with you their knowledge and experiences on the road. In the classroom, you’ll learn safety procedures, driving laws and more until you are fully prepared to hit the road. Then, our instructors will give you one-on-one training behind the wheel of an actual tractor-trailer. At graduation, you’ll have plenty of driving experience to prepare you to pass the exam and start your exciting career.
Here are just some of the things you’ll learn through CDL training school:
- Trip planning techniques
- Size and weight laws
- Defensive driving
- Relevant safety regulations
- Driver responsibilities
- Cargo handling
- General maintenance and more
If you would like more information about how you can start your career on the road, download our Course Catalog.
Possible Careers with CDL Class A Training
As our economy improves and grows so will the need for goods to be delivered locally and coast to coast. According to the Bureau of the Labor Statistics, by the year 2022, the need for truck drivers will increase 11%*. Here are some possible career choices once you complete your CDL training:
Long Haul Driver
Long-haul drivers deliver goods across great distances—spanning intercity routes, several states or even the entire country. These drivers must be well-suited to life on the road and adhere to all traffic laws, which may vary from state to state.
As a Tractor-Trailer Driver, you will be able to keep businesses and companies supplied with the products and goods that we use every day. As a Tractor-Trailer Driver, you might deliver goods locally, regionally or even nationally.
Hands-On CDL Training is Just a Phone Call Away!
If you’re looking for trucking schools in PA, nothing beats McCann. Here, not only will you learn the skills to start a new career, we’ll also help you find a job you’ll love. With our career resources and name recognition, you can be sure McCann will help you transform your career and achieve your goals.
To learn more call us at 866.865.8065 or click here to request more information.*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Heavy and Tractor-trailer Truck Drivers, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/transportation-and-material-moving/heavy-and-tractor-trailer-truck-drivers.htm . **This school is regulated as a commercial motor carrier by the US DOT and PADOE. It takes fewer than 300 hours to complete this program; therefore it is not eligible for Title IV funding. This program is not within the scope of ACICS Accreditation.