Over the Road Driving

Course Number: 
CTM 185
Course Credits: 
Course Description: 
Students will gain knowledge and skills in the areas including, but not limited to, safety, spatial awareness, visual search, putting the vehicle in motion, shifting gears, cornering, uphill/downhill techniques and stopping; rural driving; hazard perception; and city driving. Extreme driving conditions will be discussed.
Course Prerequisites: 
Prerequisites: Concurrent enrollment in CTM 101 or instructor permission. All CTM core courses must be completed with a grade of " C" or better.
Course Outcomes: 
  • Demonstrate proper and safe driving techniques.
  • Demonstrate proper and safe left and right turns.
  • Demonstrate hazard perception knowledge.
  • Obtain Class A CDL License with endorsements for doubles/ triples, tankers with no air brake restrictions.
  • Demonstrate proper usage of mirrors.