Truck Driving

Career Overview

Students will learn the skills needed to become a truck driver, including pre-trip inspection, basic control skills, backing, and city street/highway driving. This program satisfies the requirements set by the Texas Department of Public Safety.

The objective of the Truck Driver program is to provide an applicant with the knowledge and skills in preparation for successfully completing the program. An individual successfully completing this program should have the ability to safely operate a tractor-trailer on the nation's highways.

Lone Star College Virtual Grand Opening of the Lone Star College-Transportation & Global Logistics Technology presentation

The Lone Star College-Transportation & Global Logistics Technology Center is a brand-new, 16,000 square foot state-of-the-art training facility where students learn the skills necessary to become a truck driver. The facility houses 6 classrooms, a large driving track, 6 backing pads and a realistic truck driving simulator. Lone Star College is training the next generation of CDL drivers with state-of-the-art technology and equipment.

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Truck Driving

Professional Truck Driver, CDL Occupational Skills Award

Offered at LSC-Transportation and Global Logistics Technology Center


  • Affordable

  • Close to Home

  • Small Class Size


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