All Belmont College locations will be operating on a 2 hour delay due to the weather for Monday, January 26, 2015. Classes will begin at 10:00a.m.
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CDL Training – Cadiz - Steubenville, Ohio Locations

Belmont College in Partnership with Southern State Community College Truck Driving Classes

The Truck Driving Academy offers a comprehensive program that exceeds maximum state requirements for obtaining a CDL (Commercial Driver’s License). Highly qualified, experienced instructors will provide the most comprehensive, affordable training in the state. Students will receive practice time behind the wheel from state-certified instructors, licensed with the Ohio Division of Public Safety, and with a minimum of three years’ experience. The CDL course is a four-week, full-time day course. A new course will be offered once a month at Belmont College’s Harrison County Center located in Cadiz, Ohio. It is a four-week program (160 hours) and classes run Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Note: Classes will take place at either Cadiz, OH or Steubenville, OH locations – call for dates and details

The total cost for the Commercial Driver's License Class A or B is $4,800.00. The Class A license includes semi-tractor trailer training on doubles, triples, tankers and includes hazmat endorsements. If you are interested in a Class B passenger endorsement with your Class A license, it is an additional $800.00 and a Class B school bus/passenger endorsement is an additional $1800.00. If you are interested in a Class B license only, the total cost is $4800.00, however, the school bus endorsement, is an additional $1800.00. Fees included in the $4,800.00 price are a physical exam, drug screening, permit pack, truck rental, hazmat fingerprinting, CDL driver exam, and new license. In addition, the tractor and equipment are provided for practice. Southern States Community College offers lifetime job placement assistance and for life! For additional information, please call the Workforce Education & Development Department at 740-699-3869.

To register for this class, please contact Southern States Truck Driving Academy at 937-393-3431, ext. 4560 (Ellen Turner) or ext. 4684 (Kim Fitzpatrick). NOTE: payment or proof of payment must be made at time of registration.

For financial assistance, please contact the following State Workforce/Job Service Offices:

  • State of Ohio
    • Belmont County Ohio Means Jobs: 740-633-5627 – 302 Walnut St, Martins Ferry, OH 43935
    • Jefferson County Ohio Means Jobs: 740-282-0971 – 114 North 4th St, Steubenville, OH 43952
  • State of West Virginia
    • Workforce West Virginia: 304-232-6280 – 1275 Warwood Ave, Wheeling, WV 26003

Workforce Development & Community Education Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00a.m. - 4:30p.m.
Saturday - Sunday

Contact Information

Workforce Development & Community Education
Belmont College
120 Fox-Shannon Place
St Clairsville, OH 43950

Phone: 740.699.3869
Fax: 740.699.3047