Commercial Driver License Program

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CDL Training Program

Passenger VanBeginning February 7, 2022, to be eligible to take required skills or knowledge tests, commercial driver’s license (CDL) applicants must have completed applicable entry-level driver training from a registered training provider. SMTCCAC, Inc is a registered training provider as required by the new Entry-Level Driver Training (ELDT) regulation.

SMTCCAC, Inc’s CDL Training program is comprised of two separate courses: an online theory course and a behind-the-wheel driving course. The total program is approximately 76 hours and meets the FMCSA standards and regulations for Entry-Level Driver Training (ELDT).

The CDL Training Program prepares students to pass the Maryland Department of Motor Vehicle (MVA) examinations, first for a learners permit and then for their license - Class B CDL with passenger, airbrake, and school bus endorsement. Testing performed by MVA in a vehicle supplied by the school.

ELTD (Entry Level Driver Training) Compliant Online Theory Course

This online course meets FMCSA ELDT standards and requirements. This theory course is 100% online that students will complete at their own pace, from home, or anywhere with a reliable internet connection. It takes a minimum of 40 hours and a maximum of 6 weeks to complete. This online course is a prerequisite to obtaining CLP (Commercial Learner’s Permit) and commencing the Behind-The-Wheel course.

ELTD (Entry Level Driver Training) Compliant Behind-The-Wheel Course

This is a 5–6-week course where students will be trained primarily on automatic school/passenger buses with presentation on pre-trip and road test. Students will further practice their skills with range and on-the-road driving. SMTCCAC, Inc. will prepare the students to obtain their CDL (Commercial Driver’s License).

Program Fee $1.500.00

For only $1,500.00, it covers the administrative fee, ELDT Online Theory Course, learners permit fee, Behind-The-Wheel Course, and road test.

Helpful Links

ELDT-Applicability-Factsheet_508.pdf (dot.gov)
About the Training Provider Registry (maryland.gov)
Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Information (maryland.gov)
DOT (Department of Transportation) Physical providers
CVS: DOT Physicals | MinuteClinic (cvs.com)
Maryland Higher Education Commission Approved Career Training School for Class B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Training and is also a Registered FMCSA Training Provider Logo
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