CDL Truck Driver Training

This training is provided by Florence-Darlington Technical College at CCTC’s FE Dubose campus in Manning. This course is designed to prepare individuals to take the Commercial Drivers examination. The program includes classroom studies, safety, hands on training, range skills, and highway instruction. There is also a dusk to dawn driving instruction module. Applicants must be at least 18 years old to drive within the state of South Carolina and 21 years old for interstate driving, possess a valid S.C. Driver’s license, and pass a criminal background check, D.O.T. drug screen & physical. A CDL beginner’s permit must be obtained prior to class. The program is 180 hours and costs $4,750. Call 803-778-6656 for more information.

 Days Dates Time Hours Price
 M-Th  TBD  7am – 5:30pm 180  $4,750

This class combines the operation and safety refresher class with practice in how to train other forklift operators, stressing both hands-on and classroom training. Forklift operator trainers are required to take this training every three years for recertification. Trainees receive a wallet card and certificate with the Forklift Trainer License title. This course can also be customized and delivered onsite at your facility. Dates and times can be scheduled at your convenience. 

Please call 803-778-6656 for more information, or email training@cctech.edu. 

DaysDatesTimeHoursLocation
WSeptember 8, 2021 8:30am – 12:30pm Sumter 
WDecember 8, 20218:30am – 12:30pm4Sumter

This course is designed for an individual with no experience in forklift operation. Students will learn to operate a forklift in a safe and professional manner. This program includes classroom instruction, written evaluation, practical training and a demonstration of competency by the trainee on the forklift. Forklift operators are required to take a refresher training course (Operator & Safety Refresher) every three years for recertification. Certificates are awarded to participants who successfully complete this training. Click the link below to view the Forklift for Beginners Enrollment Guide. The Enrollment Guide will provide step-by-step instructions on how to apply for a full tuition scholarship.

This course has both face-to-face and online requirements to successfully complete the course. Call 803-778-6656 or email training@cctech.edu for more information. 

Click here for information on scholarship opportunities. Scholarships are limited.

*Course dates may be adjusted depending on student availability and class enrollment

Days Dates Time Hours Location
Online Online classes start weekly Hands-on training will be scheduled after your online training is complete 8 Online & Sumter

This class combines the Operator & Safety Refresher class with practice in how to train other forklift operators, stressing both hands-on and classroom training. Forklift operator trainers are required to take this training every three years for recertification. To qualify for this class, the student must have had the OSHA Beginner’s Forklift Training class within the last 3 years. Trainees receive a wallet card and certificate with the Forklift Trainer License title. This course can also be customized and delivered onsite at your facility. Dates and times can be scheduled at your convenience. Call 803-778-6656 or email training@cctech.edu for additional information.

Call 803-778-6656 or email training@cctech.edu for more information. 

DaysDatesTimeHoursLocation
WSeptember 8, 2021 8:30am – 5:00pm Sumter 
WDecember 8, 20218:30am – 5:00pm8Sumter
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