Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

As communities continue to grow, the demand for goods will increase and more truck drivers will be needed to keep supply chains moving. Hit the road with Spartanburg Community College's Truck Driver Training Program for careers in the truck driving industry to help meet the fast growing needs for qualified professional truck drivers. 

Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A is five weeks for a total of 160 instructional hours and will qualify you to drive a tractor trailer. The training program includes:

      • Orientation
      • Pre-trip inspection
      • Coupling and uncoupling
      • Straight-line backing
      • Alley dock backing
      • Parallel parking
      • Shifting and maneuvering
      • Road driving
      • Safety
      • Defensive driving
      • Log bookkeeping
      • DOT rules and regulations
      • CDL examination preparation and testing
      • Job placement assistance

Upcoming classes: See current list of course class offerings and schedules here. Check back for new classes coming soon.

Class Dates Days and Times Campus
November 6, 2023 - December 8, 2023 Monday through Thursday,  8AM-5PM Tyger River Campus


Registration Information and Course Fees

Class A CDL tuition costs $4,995. Tuition/scholarship funds are available.

All interested students must contact Portia Gaffney at or 864-592-4919 to schedule an appointment. We are located at the SCC Tyger River Campus, 1875 East Main St. (Hwy 290), Duncan, SC 29334

If you have a disability and need accommodations to take a class, please reach out to SCC Disability Services at 864-592-4818. 

Note: A CLP (Commercial Learner's Permit), background check, and DOT physical are required prior to enrollment in class.