Skip to main content

CDL Training-Basic CDL Class Theory and Lab


Northeast Community College is offering a CDL training course in your area! Instruction will include everything the student will need to know to pass the license exam, pre-trip inspection, practical driving test and is ELDT (Entry Level Driver Training) compliant. Twenty hours will be spent in the classroom and doing vehicle inspections. Students will need to get their CLP (Commercial Learner’s Permit) either before the theory portion or just after the theory portion of the class, but at least 14 days before the lab portion of the class. You will also need to get a DOT drug screen after you have acquired your CLP and bring the results with you when you attend the lab portion of the class. The driving, vehicle inspection, and testing portion of the course will be completed in Norfolk. The final drive test fee is included in the course. Financial Assistance is available through the Community College Gap Assistance Program for students meeting income guidelines. For more information, contact Ed Lewis at 402-844-7217. Requirements: Students must be 18 years of age and have a valid Nebraska driver’s license to take this course (21 years of age if the student has a valid driver’s license from another state). Students are also cautioned that the physical requirements for a Class A Commercial Driver License (required for truck-tractor operators) must be consistent with the standards of the United States Department of Transportation. Tuition does not include cost of license, clearing house fee, DOT drug screen, and learner’s permit (no K restriction for out-of-state residence). The required drug/alcohol testing includes pre-admittance, random, post-accident, and reasonable suspicion testing. Click on Register to find more details for each offering.

Upcoming Classes

Rotate your device to view full details

Course Date Time Day(s) Location Instructor Cost
TRDR 5140
10/31/2023 11/13/2023 8:00 AM 5:00 PM MTWRF-- O'Neill
E. Lewis $1,105

Classes are being added all the time. Check back soon for more classes!