On a continuous basis, we offer funding to eligible WOMEN and MINORITY MALES to help with the cost of CDL classes through the following state-approved Commercial Driver Training Schools:
For Commercial Driver Training School contact information, click here.
If you enjoy driving, have a current Vermont Driver's license, are at least 18 years old, and this is a skill you would like to learn, please contact Beth Meyer-Ehrich. You can also download a CDL Funding Application now! The process is simple and fast.
The class includes:
Classroom Instruction focused on air brakes and general knowledge. This usually includes video instruction and written material to prepare for the written knowledge test which results in receipt of a CDL permit;
Required Physical Exam and Mandatory Drug Screening;
Hands-On Driving time to prepare for the road test; and
CDL License Exam
Pre-Trip Vehicle (identify 56 components)
Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC) also has non-degree grant funding for CDL training. Visit their website to learn more.
For more information contact:
Civil Rights Program Manager
Tel: (802) 828-2715 Fax:(802) 828-1047