Industry certification, Government license, IHE Certificate of Completion, Employment, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends
Instructional Program (CIP)
Location: PCC Maintenance and Security Facility, Tucson, AZ
FOR PROGRAM INFORMATION CONTACT: 520-206-2744
A. Course Objective:
Description: Learn the basics of truck driving including vehicle operation, commercial driver’s license requirements, and driving maneuvers. Classes include driving time.
Competencies to be achieved: Upon successful completion of the Class A Vehicle Driver Certificate program, the learner will be able to:
• Interpret and apply knowledge of US Department of Transportation regulations to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License Class A permit and license.
• Demonstrate competencies of basic maneuvers in operating a combination vehicle, including backing skills.
• Identify potential safety concerns or issues when performing a pre-trip inspection and citing safety hazards while performing the road trip.
• Demonstrate driving proficiency of basic skills in road training to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License Class A.
B. Total Cost of Program (include all costs to student including testing, licensure): $ 3,397.50 (8.5 credits) (in-state); $5,280.25 (8.5 credits) (out-of-state)
C. Provide a list of all books required for the program (even if cost of books is included in tuition): N/A.Contact program 520-206-2744
D. Provide a list of all supplies required for the program (even if costs are included in tuition): N/A. Contact program 520-206-2744.
E. WIOA Contact for Enrollment Status /Credential Verification: Sharon Macias; firstname.lastname@example.org; 520-724-7653
F. Direct Website link to the program: https://www.pima.edu/academics-programs/degrees-certificates/industry-manuf-construction/truck-driving/class-a-vehicle-cert/index.html
G. Additional information:
• Background check requirements for licensing and background restrictions for working in the occupation: drug test and physical screening, Sign a release form for a copy of student’s Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) (or provide a copy of one to the Program Office)
• Other requirements needed: Be at least 18 years old (Students 18-20 are limited to driving in-state only)
• Have a Class D (minimum) Driver’s License for at least one year
• Current with Child Support (if applicable)
• Sign a Hazardous Materials Endorsement Notification
• Have consent forms on file with the Program Office for any agency sponsoring the student and/or companies where the student has completed applications
• Provide a list of pre-hires obtained by student or sign a waiver if the student already has a job or will do job searches independently
• Provide the following documents to the Program Office so that official copies can be produced:
o Valid Driver’s License,
o Social Security Card,
o U.S. Birth Certificate or U.S. Passport or Legal Resident Card
H. Refund Policy (provide a summary if Refund policy is not listed on school website): https://www.pima.edu/paying-for-school/paying-your-bill/refunds/
• Industry Recognized: Yes or No: Yes, CDL license (Dept of Transportation & Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
• Stackable: (Part of a sequence of credentials) Yes or No: No
• Portable: (Recognized in other geographical areas; by other educational institutions; or by other industries/companies). Yes or No: Yes (Explain): Training is recognized in other geographic areas.
• Accredited Curriculum: (This is referring to the course being accredited, not the test or school)
Yes or No: Yes, Accrediting Agency and link to website: Arizona Motor Vehicle Division https://www.azdot.gov/motor-vehicles/vehicle
J. Credential Attainment Rate: Percentage of students in the last 24 months who obtained a postsecondary credential, or secondary school diploma or its recognized equivalent, during participation or within one year after exit from the training program 95%
K. For additional program information contact 520-206-2744
Program Length (Weeks)
WIOA Approved Program
Curriculum Competency Based
6680 South Country Club Rd, Tucson AZ
6 - Pima County Workforce Investment Board
Name of Credential
CDL Class A
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - AZ Depart of Trans Prof Driver Serv & Comm Driver
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$1,143.25 Based upon 8.5 credits.
$2,192.50 Includes: Hazardous materials background check, CDL issuances fee, motor vehicle record check, DOT physical/drug screen, licensing fees, t-shirt, fuel, maintenance
$3,026.00 Based upon 8.5 credits.
$61.75 Includes: Ea Sem $15 + Stud Serv & Tech Fee per crd $3; $2.50
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost