Ivy Tech Begins CDL Program in Dubois County
The Ivy Tech Truck Driving School has just begun classes for individuals living in the Dubois County region. Students can earn their CDL in four weeks. Tuition includes 160+ hours of instruction and drive time, materials, drug screen, Department of Transportation physical, and CDL Class A License testing.
“Ivy Tech is excited to offer this opportunity locally,” said Kyla Dowell, executive director of Workforce Development. “With hundreds of local haul and over-the-road driving positions going unfilled in Dubois and the surrounding counties, Ivy Tech is offering this program to serve this major local need.”
Cost for the program is $4,100. Payment options include self-pay and third-party pay via employer sponsorship, grant funding, VA, WorkOne and other sources. Individuals must be 18 years old and possess a valid driver’s license to enroll. The school is Veterans Affairs approved. Full funding may be available to those who qualify through WorkOne.
Training is located at the Dubois County Fairgrounds. To learn more, call 812-429-9868 or go to www.IvyTech.Edu/TrainedAndReady