Truck Driving

Truck Driving

Did you know there’s a rapidly growing demand for truck drivers in Charlotte?

At CPCC, you can now get the skills you need to start a career in this growing industry. Our Truck Driver certificate program will prepare you both on and off the road. Our program include:

  • State-of-the-art truck driving simulator
  • Hands-on training in inspecting and driving tractor trailers
  • A focus on defensive driving skills, federal safety regulations and cargo handling
  • Classes led by CPCC’s quality faculty and staff


The Accelerated Career Training (ACT) program is sponsoring a CDL cohort in Spring 2019. If you are interested in applying to the program, below is a link to their website and the application.


Accelerated Career Training CDL Course Information

  • February 4, 2019 - April 10, 2019
  • Monday - Friday
  • 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Merancas Campus


**Application deadline January 1, 2019.**

Link to the ACT website for more info:

Link to the ACT online application:

The ACT program application and selection process is managed by the ACT grant administrators at CPCC. If you have specific questions about the application and/or selection process, please reach out to Samantha Smith(

Truck Driving Faculty and Staff

For more information, call our CDL Information Line: 704.330.2722 EXT:7025.