CDL School - Mike's School of Trucking We teach you how to drive tractor trailers, straight trucks, buses and operate fork lifts!

CDL School Courses

CDL School for Class A CDL

Advanced Class A with Forklift

Class A CDL Classroom

In the classroom we will teach the following items:

  • CDL General Knowledge
  • CDL Combination Vehicles
  • CDL Air Brakes
  • Hours of Service Rules
    • Log Books
    • eLogs
  • NJ Safe Driver Course
  • OSHA Fork Lift Certification
Class A CDL Yard Skills

Out in our tractor trailer training yard we will teach you how to:

  • Properly pre-trip and post trip a tractor trailer
  • Properly perform an air break test
  • Properly form the in-cab inspection
  • Straight line back a tractor trailer
  • Offset back a tractor trailer
  • Back a tractor trailer into a spot at a 90 degree turn
  • Parallel park a tractor trailer to the right (blind side)
  • Parallel park a tractor trailer to the left (sight side)
Class A CDL Road Skills

Once our students become proficient with their yard skills we take them out on the road to teach them:

  • How to shift an asynchronous transmission
  • How to use a double clutch
  • How to turn wide
  • How to drive on rural roads
  • How to stop in an emergency situation
  • How to drive a tractor trailer on rural roads
  • How to drive a tractor trailer on city roads
  • How to drive a tractor trailer on highways
Class A CDL Leson Plan

Lesson plan for CDL Class A license: General Knowledge, Air brakes, Combination. Take the written test at NJMVC facility. Prepare the student with the skills needed to pass the skills test: Pre-trip inspection, Airbrake test and In-cab inspection, Straight line backing, 90 degree Alley Dock maneuvers, parallel parking (sight side/conventional), offset backing. Prepare the student with the skills needed to pass the NJMVC road test: Shifting, Turning, Defensive Driving. Certificate given upon passing the test and CDL A License issued. Forklift OSHA card will be given after completion of hands-on training class. *Class A w/ Forklift course is a total of 200 hours training. * The course runs Monday through Friday from 8:00am-4:30pm. We also offer weekend (Saturdays and Sundays) classes if your schedule does not allow for the weekday program. * Upon completion the students will have a NJ Motor Vehicle Commission issued Class A Driver’s License and OSHA pocket card * Course completion will require students to have an 80% or more attendance rate. *Continuous help for job placement once the course is completed.


CDL School for Class A Refresher

Advanced Class A Refresher

Class A CDL Refresher Classroom

In the classroom we will teach the following items:

  • CDL General Knowledge
  • CDL Combination Vehicles
  • CDL Air Brakes
  • Hours of Service Rules
    • Log Books
    • eLogs
  • NJ Safe Driver Course
  • OSHA Fork Lift Certification
Class A CDL Refresher Yard Skills

Out in our tractor trailer training yard we will teach you how to:

  • Properly pre-trip and post trip a tractor trailer
  • Properly perform an air break test
  • Properly form the in-cab inspection
  • Straight line back a tractor trailer
  • Offset back a tractor trailer
  • Back a tractor trailer into a spot at a 90 degree turn
  • Parallel park a tractor trailer to the right (blind side)
  • Parallel park a tractor trailer to the left (sight side)
Class A CDL Refresher Road Skills

Once our students become proficient with their yard skills we take them out on the road to teach them:

  • How to shift an asynchronous transmission
  • How to use a double clutch
  • How to turn wide
  • How to drive on rural roads
  • How to stop in an emergency situation
  • How to drive a tractor trailer on rural roads
  • How to drive a tractor trailer on city roads
  • How to drive a tractor trailer on highways
Class A CDL Refresher Lesson Plan

Lesson plan for CDL Class A license: General Knowledge, Air brakes, Combination. Take the written test at NJMVC facility. Prepare the student with the skills needed to pass the skills test: Pre-trip inspection, Airbrake test and In-cab inspection, Straight line backing, 90 degree Alley Dock maneuvers, parallel parking (sight side/conventional), offset backing. Prepare the student with the skills needed to pass the NJMVC road test: Shifting, Turning, Defensive Driving. Certificate given upon passing the test and CDL A License issued. Forklift OSHA card will be given after completion of hands-on training class. *Class A w/ Forklift course is a total of 200 hours training. * The course runs Monday through Friday from 8:00am-4:30pm. We also offer weekend (Saturdays and Sundays) classes if your schedule does not allow for the weekday program. * Upon completion the students will have a NJ Motor Vehicle Commission issued Class A Driver’s License and OSHA pocket card * Course completion will require students to have an 80% or more attendance rate. *Continuous help for job placement once the course is completed.


Learn to Drive Fork Lifts

Fork Lift OSHA Certification

Fork Lift Classroom

In the classroom we will teach the following items:

  • OSHA rules and regulations regarding Powered Industrial Trucks including fork lifts.
  • Receive the OSHA test for Powered Industrial Trucks.
Fork Lift Yard Skills

Out in our tractor trailer training yard we will teach you how to:

  • Properly pre-trip and post-trip a fork lift
  • Safely Operate a fork lift
  • Safely Moving Pallets with a fork lift
  • Safely Stacking Pallets with a fork lift
Fork Lift Leason Plan

8 hour program with classroom and hands-on Forklift training & Certification. Upon completion the student will receive an OSHA approved Powered Industrial truck certificate and wallet card. * The course runs Monday through Saturday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Class dates vary. * Upon completion of program, diplomas and certificates are issued. Lifetime job placement is then available for students. Students will have an OSHA Certification. * Course completion will require the students to have an 100% attendance for the Forklift training * Continuous help for job placement once the course is completed.


CDL School for Class B CDL

Advanced Class B Straight Truck with Forklift

Class B CDL Classroom

In the classroom we will teach the following items:

  • CDL General Knowledge
  • CDL Air Brakes
  • Hours of Service Rules
    • Log Books
    • eLogs
  • NJ Safe Driver Course
  • OSHA Fork Lift Certification
Class B CDL Yard Skills

Out in our straight truck training yard we will teach you how to:

  • Properly pre-trip and post trip a straight truck
  • Properly perform an air break test
  • Properly form the in-cab inspection
  • Straight line back a Straight Truck
  • Offset back a Straight Truck
  • Back a Straight Truck into a spot at a 90 degree turn
  • Parallel park a Straight Truck to the right (blind side)
  • Parallel park a Straight Truck to the left (sight side)
Class B CDL Road Skills

Once our students become proficient with their yard skills we take them out on the road to teach them:

  • How to shift an asynchronous transmission
  • How to use a double clutch
  • How to turn wide
  • How to drive on rural roads
  • How to stop in an emergency situation
  • How to drive a Straight Truck on rural roads
  • How to drive a Straight Truck on city roads
  • How to drive a Straight Truck on highways
Class B CDL Lesson Plan

Lesson plan for Class B CDL. Prepare the students to pass all of the written exams for their Straight Truck license and teach students the theories behind Commercial vehicle operation.* CDL B course is a total of 128 hours of training. * This course runs Monday through Friday from 8am-430pm. * Upon completion the students will have a NJ Motor Vehicle Commission issued Class B drivers license. *Will obtain Forklift OSHA pocket card * Course completion will require the students to have an 80% or more attendance rate. * Continuous help with job placement once the course is completed.


CDL School Class B CDL Passenger Endorsement

Advanced Class B with Passenger

Class B with Passenger CDL Classroom

In the classroom we will teach the following items:

  • CDL General Knowledge
  • CDL Air Brakes
  • Hours of Service Rules
    • Log Books
    • eLogs
  • NJ Safe Driver Course
Class B with Passenger Yard Skills

Out in our bus training yard we will teach you how to:

  • Properly pre-trip and post trip a bus
  • Properly perform an air break test
  • Properly perform the in-cab inspection
  • Straight line back a bus
  • Offset back a bus
  • Back a bus into a spot at a 90 degree turn
  • Parallel park a bus to the right (blind side)
  • Parallel park a bus to the left (sight side)
Class B with Passenger Road Skills

Once our students become proficient with their yard skills we take them out on the road to teach them:

  • How to turn wide
  • How and when to stop at rail road tracks
  • How to stop in an emergency situation
  • How to drive a bus on rural roads
  • How to drive a bus on city roads
  • How to drive a bus on highways
Class B with Passenger Lesson Plan

Lesson plan for Class B CDL with passenger. Instruction is provided to prepare students to pass all written exams for their bus license and teach students the theories behind commercial vehicle operation. *Class B course is a total of 120 hours of training. *The course runs Monday through Friday from 8am-430pm. We also offer weekend (Saturdays and Sundays) classes if your schedule does not allow for the weekday program. * Upon completion the students will have a NJ Motor Vehicle Commission Class B drivers license and passenger endorsement. * Course completion will require students to have 80% attendance rate. * Continuous help for job placement once the course is completed


Mike's School of Trucking Financial Options

If you don't have the full payment available for our courses, have no worries we provide many ways to help make your dream of becoming a professional truck driver a reality!

  • For veterans we work with the VA and accept their voucher program.
  • Workforce Improvement Act provided through the One Stop Career Centers of NJ.
  • We partner with major carriers that are willing to pay for your education with us.
  • If none of the above fit you just right we also offer financing.

 

About Mike's School of Trucking

Our instructors here at Mike's School of Trucking have 60 combined years of experience in CDL driving and training. No matter what class of license and endorsements you want to earn we will guide you through the process to become a professional driver. We do more than train you to drive and take your road test. We also prepare you for the interviewing process, help with job placement, and educate you in the business aspect of the trucking profession. We will stay in contact with you for up to 6 months after graduation to make sure you are well on your way to becoming a professional driver.

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