Commercial Driving + High School Diploma

The Introduction to Commercial Driving Certificate prepares you to pursue employment as a truck driver and/or commercial driver. The high school program includes a 4-course career certificate so you graduate with real-world skills to advance in your chosen field.


Prepare for Industry Credentials

The Introduction to Commercial Driving Certificate teaches professional skills and prepares students for the exam required for the Commercial Learner’s Permit (CLP). The CLP is the first step in obtaining your Commercial Driver’s License (CDL).*


What Will I Learn?

Topics include:  

  • Driving safety

  • Transporting cargo

  • Transporting passengers

  • Combination vehicles

  • Tank vehicles

  • Hazardous materials

  • General professional skills


*The coursework does not count toward the Entry-Level Driver Training (ELDT) required for Class A or Class B CDL, which includes behind-the-wheel training. For details on obtaining a CDL, visit