Start a Career on the Open Road with CDL Training in Charleston, SC

Do you love being on the road? Do you have a natural sense of direction? Do you want to provide a valuable service? If so, you can complete CDL training in Charleston, SC at a price you can afford and complete the CDL license requirements quickly.

In as little as four weeks, you can finish Miller-Motte Technical College’s CDL Training: Class A Tractor-Trailer program** and begin an exciting career on the road. You’ll be ready to pursue a career as a professional driver and be earning a competitive salary sooner than you think.

We’ve helped students all over the Charleston, North Charleston, Mount Pleasant and Goose Creek areas of South Carolina get the training they need to earn their CDL licenses, and in about a month we can do the same for you.


Projected job growth 2012 - 2022*


We provide our graduates with Career Assistance.


We’ll help you every step of the way making enrolling simple and stress-free.

What Will You Learn in CDL Training School?

When you enroll in a CDL driver training program, you won’t be sitting at a desk all day. You’ll receive practical hands-on experience driving a full-size tractor-trailer. This means that when you finish Class A CDL classes, you will have both the knowledge and skills to meet the states CDL license requirements and take your licensing exam.

Here are just some of the skills you will be taught by our experienced teachers:

  • Driving techniques
  • Size and weight laws
  • Tractor-trailer maintenance
  • Pre-trip vehicle inspections
  • Alley docking
  • Driver safety
  • Vehicle systems

Our CDL Training: Class A Tractor-Trailer program gives you over 150 hours of hands-on experience and training so you are prepared to begin your career in trucking. For more details about CDL training and program course descriptions, download our Course Catalog.

Open the Door to New Career Opportunities with Affordable CDL Training

Almost every type of good is delivered to stores via tractor-trailers. From electronics to fresh produce, CDL truck drivers provide an essential role in our economy. That means those with CDL training will be in demand for years to come. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts the need for qualified individuals to handle trucking responsibilities will increase 11% by the year 2022.

Completing the training and passing your CDL licensing exam opens many job opportunities. Here are just a couple:

Tractor-Trailer Driver
As a tractor-trailer driver, you’ll be responsible for delivering products used every single day. Anyone who drives a car, enjoys a candy bar or even types on the computer have benefited from the work of a licensed CDL driver, and you will be essential to ensuring products reach their destinations on time.

Long Haul Driver
Long Haul Drivers deliver goods across great distances—spanning intercity routes, several states or even the entire country.  These drivers must be well-suited for life on the road and adhere to all traffic laws, which may vary from state to state.        

Learn More about CDL Class A Training!

If you're looking for an affordable CDL Class A training program in Charleston, look no farther than Miller-Motte Technical College. Our CDL Training: Class A Tractor-Trailer program will prepare you to take the CDL licensure exam to earn your CDL Class A license and start on the road to an amazing career. Call us today at 800.705.9182 to get started or click here to request additional information

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Heavy and Tractor-trailer Truck Drivers,
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**This school is regulated as a commercial motor carrier by the US DOT and SCDMV. It takes fewer than 300 hours to complete this program; therefore it is not eligible for Title IV funding.