Get Your CDL in San Antonio, Austin, Waco & PharrCommercial Motor Vehicle Program
Prepare to take your Commercial Driver’s Licensing Exam (CDL Class A with Air Brakes and Combination Endorsements) upon completion
CDL Training in San Antonio, Austin, Waco, & Pharr
Flexible program can be completed in as little as 4 weeks
Prepare for employment as a daily local truck route driver, interstate regional truck driver, interstate OTR truck driver, and more
Hands-on, over-the-road driving training on basic & advanced commercial operation, vehicle systems, safety & HAZMAT procedures, & cargo handling
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There’s a Big Future in Driving Big Rigs
Prepare for your CDL Class A in as little as 4 weeks! Hands-on, over-the-road driving training prepares you to hit the road in a standard sleeper cab tractor with a 53’ trailer.
As a truck driver, you’ll make your own schedule—selecting your interstate and intrastate driving jobs.
Graduate our comprehensive CDL training program with the necessary skills to begin driving a truck professionally. Expert truck driving school instructors at our San Antonio North, Waco and Austin campuses provide both the hands-on training and the classroom preparation needed to properly and safely operate a truck and obtain your Class A CDL license.
Get Your Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Class A in the State of Texas
Southern Careers Institute Commercial Motor Vehicle Operator training program helps prepare you to take the following licensing exams while earning up to 11 Skill Badges demonstrating the skills employers are looking for.
Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Class A*
Texas Commercial Learner’s Permit* Students must have Learners Permit prior to starting CMV101 – Unit 2.
*Students pay the Texas Department of Public Safety directly.
Earning Your CDL Class A to Qualify for These Trucking Jobs
CDL Route Driver
Class A Driver
Fuel Truck Driver
Heavy-Trailer Truck Drivers
Interstate Truck Driver
Intrastate Truck Driver
Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers
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CDL Training in Texas — Your Route to a Secure Future
The SCI commercial motor vehicle operator program prepares graduates to sit for the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL Class A) and start a career as a professional truck driver. Students will gain a solid foundation with hands-on, over-the-road driver training. You’ll learn skills like:
Basic and Advance Operation
Backing, Turning, Hooking/Unhooking
Vehicle Systems and Reporting
Safety Procedures and Regulations
Hazard Perception and Emergency Maneuvers
Handling Cargo and Environmental Compliance
The program follows a flexible schedule allowing full-time students to complete it in as little as four weeks.
CMV101 – Unit 1: Basic Operation & Control of Commercial Vehicle
Gain a solid foundation of commercial vehicle control systems including dashboard, air brakes, sliding fifth wheel & inspections
CMV101 – Unit 2: Proficiency Development I
Learn the proper operation of a commercial vehicle including hands-on experience on a driving range
CMV101 – Unit 3: Proficiency Development II
Navigate a variety of traffic situations while practicing behind-the-wheel skills & driving safety
CMV101 – Unit 4: Activities, Procedures, Reporting & Systems
Focus on how to properly manage speed, maneuver hazardous materials & emergency situations including extreme conditions
Open Enrollment – Start Anytime! | Training for Your CDL is Affordable
Pay In Full Options
Affordable payment plans at 0% interest available for those who qualify
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