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JWCC Truck Driver Training program to host information session

Posted: Jul. 26, 2019 9:50 pm

QUINCY -- An information session about the Truck Driver Training Program at John Wood Community College will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5, at the Workforce Development Center, 4220 Koch's Lane.

The next class starts Monday, Aug. 26.

Classes meet from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday for seven weeks, plus a one week pre-session.

Program representatives will give a brief presentation reviewing admission requirements, registration and career opportunities in the trucking industry. Attendees also will learn about a 16-credit hour, financial-aid-eligible Logistics/Truck Driver Training certificate, as well as an online 8-week class.

Industry standard equipment is used as teaching tools, and courses are certified by the Professional Truck Driver Institute.

For information, call the program at 217-641-4971 or 217-641-4914.

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