CDL Truck Driver Training 160 hours

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Government license, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor. 490205


A. Course Objective: To obtain a Commercial Driver’s License once the program is completed


Train with the best CDL training provider in the nation! With over 60 locations nationwide, 160 Driving

Academy graduates offers employment opportunities through our dedicated 160 Truckers Network, and have

an entire team of experts available to help you advance in your CDL career once graduated. Our 160

hour program is FCMSR approved. 160 pays the DOT physical /Drug screens and permit. You will receive all

required classroom and remedial training. We provide training by the top CDL instructors in the industry on

safe and proper pretrip, skills, backing techniques in a semi-tractor trailer. Road is conducted in restricted

areas, public streets and highways being trained to handle various and all traffic situations. Complete

preparation on the CDL written tests are given with endorsements available. 160 is here to offer assistance for

all of your CDL needs.

Competencies to be achieved:

B. Total Cost of Program (include all costs to student including testing, licensure):


C. Provide a list of all books required for the program (even if cost of books is included in tuition): n/a

D. Provide a list of all supplies required for the program (even if costs are included in tuition): n/a

E. WIOA Contact for Enrollment Status /Credential Verification:

Name: Brittany Patton


Phone number: 480-900-1601

F. Direct Website link to the program:

G. Additional information:

• Background check requirements for licensing and background restrictions for working in the occupation:

n/a, but will review criminal history

• Other requirements needed: Department of Transportation physical and drug screen at enrollment (fees

covered by 160) One drug screen provided by 160

H. Refund Policy (provide a summary if Refund policy is not listed on school website): Please see catalog

I. Credentials: (The following questions must be answered along with a supporting explanation for each)

• Industry Recognized: (Developed and offered by, or endorsed by a nationally recognized industry association or

organization representing a sizeable portion of the industry sector)

Yes or No: Yes

Nationally Recognized Industry Association or Organization: Arizona Department of Transportation. Our

students obtain a Certificate of Completion directly from our school, but upon graduation will test with the

Department of Transportation to

• Stackable: (Part of a sequence of credentials)

Yes or No: No

Career Pathway: To obtain a Class A CDL Commercial License and obtain employment as either a Class A or B


• Portable: (Recognized in other geographical areas; by other educational institutions; or by other


Yes or No (Explain): No. A CDL is only recognized in the truck driving industry.

• Accredited Curriculum: (This is referring to the course being accredited, not the test or school)

Yes or No: No.

Accrediting Agency and link to website: n/a

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. The 160 Driving academy has over a 90% first time permit passing rate and a 97% completion rate.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



160 Driving Academy

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

9005 North 29th Avenue Suite 8

Local WIB

5 - City of Phoenix, Phoenix Workforce Connection

Name of Credential

Commercial Driver's License - Class A

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

WIOA Grants; Climb Credit Loan

Refund Policy


Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?


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?


Cost Items

Testing/Exam Fees

$50.00 Permit/CDL Testing Fees (2 attempts)

In-State/District Tuition

$3,099.00 Classroom & Behind the Wheel

Total In-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

53-3032.00Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
$14.88 per hour
Required Certification: CDL Class A License

Provider Status



9005 North 29th Avenue Suite 8, Phoenix, Arizona 85051

Phone Number

(480) 255-0455

Web Address

Last Updated

May 04, 2021


Feb 03, 2020