CDL Training – Cadiz - Steubenville, Ohio Locations
Belmont College in Partnership with Southern State Community College Truck Driving
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
- State of Ohio
- Belmont County Ohio Means Jobs: 740-633-5627 – 302 Walnut St, Martins Ferry, OH
- Jefferson County Ohio Means Jobs: 740-282-0971 – 114 North 4th St, Steubenville,
- State of West Virginia
- Workforce West Virginia: 304-232-6280 – 1275 Warwood Ave, Wheeling, WV 26003