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JWCC Truck Driver Training Program hosts information session

Posted: Feb. 10, 2020 1:50 am

QUINCY -- An information session about the Truck Driver Training Program at John Wood Community College will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17, at the Workforce Development Center, 4220 Koch's Lane, Quincy.

Program representatives will give a brief presentation reviewing admission requirements, registration, and career opportunities.

Attendees will also learn about a 16-credit hour, financial-aid eligible, Logistics/Truck Driver Training certificate, as well as an online eight-week class. Industry-standard equipment is used as teaching tools and courses are certified by the Professional Truck Driver Institute.

The next class starts Monday, March 9. Classes meet from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday, for seven weeks plus a one week pre-session. For information, call 217-641-4971 or 217-641-4914.