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Transportation & Heavy Equipment

In our increasingly interconnected world, transportation careers continue to grow. These jobs typically require an ability to work with hands-on, physical objects and also pay attention to details. Vehicle and operator safety is a high priority, as well as performing work quickly and efficiently. Wages in this sector can exceed $30/hour but vary considerably with the level of skill required and responsibility of the job.

Types of Classes Offered

  • Commercial Driver’s License
  • Forklift Certification
  • Heavy Equipment Training
  • Aviation and Aerospace Technology

Our Training Centers with Programs and Certifications in Transportation & Heavy Equipment:

Heavy Truck Driver: $21.18 (2020)
Forklift Operator: $17.73 (2020)
Heavy Equipment Operator: $19.66 (2020)
Aircraft Mechanic A&P: $30.15 (2020)

Upcoming Classes

CDLA-01: COMMERCIAL DRIVERS LICENSE (A ENDORSEMENT)

Type of Class: in-person
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Saturday,
Time:  8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Stafford Driver Training School is a member of the National Association of Publicly-Funded Truck Driving Schools (NAPFTDS) operated through the Adult and Continuing Education program at Stafford Technical Center …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

CDLB-02: COMMERCIAL DRIVERS LICENSE (B ENDORSEMENT)

Type of Class: in-person
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Saturday,
Time:  8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Stafford Driver Training School is a member of the National Association of Publicly-Funded Truck Driving Schools (NAPFTDS) operated through the Adult and Continuing Education program at Stafford Technical Center …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 8, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Varies,
Time:  see course description

$5200 – Class A (Tuition includes permit, license, and testing fees) $3500 – Upgrade B to A To qualify for a CDL in Vermont, you must be at least 18, …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: North Country Career Center

Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) at SJA

Type of Class: in-person
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday,
Time:  8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Commercial Driver’s License (CDL): Mar 8-19 plus driving instruction, M/T/W/TH/F 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; $5200 Class A             Earn your CDL and start your new career.  This course includes classroom and …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy’s Applied Technology Center

Commercial Driver’s License-Class B

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 15, 2021
End Date: June 4, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday,
Time:  6-7:30AM, 3-8 PM Mon & Wed for driving

The Commercial Driver’s License Class B program is your first step toward a career driving commercial vehicles. This primarily includes straight trucks though at the conclusion of the course students …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: Southwest Tech