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Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 22
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

The Truck Driver Training program exists to prepare students for careers in the transportation industry. Safety, defensive driving, proper operating techniques and procedures, as well as regulations and job seeking are taught.

Program Locations

  • Riverland Community College, Austin 55912

Labor Market Information

  • Driver/Sales Workers

  • Median wage: $9.87/hour-Well below the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Light Truck or Delivery Drivers

  • Median wage: $15.93/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • College Vocational Education Teachers

  • Median wage: $23.76/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • School Bus Drivers

  • Median wage: $15.79/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Transit and Intercity Bus Drivers

  • Median wage: $18.27/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers

  • Median wage: $20.24/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
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Riverland Community College
Riverland Community College
1900 8th Ave. N.W. Austin, MN 55912 Toll-Free: (800) 247-5039 Local: (507) 433-0820 TTY: (800) 627-3529