Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Training

Spring 2019 Schedule

CDL training will provide 30 hours of classroom instruction and up to 30 hours of highway and city drive time, one-on-one with the instructor and one road test attempt. (Additional road tests will be available to purchase at $400)

Students will learn vehicle inspection, airbrakes, backing, eye on defensive driving, accidents and breakdowns, speed and space management, log books and much more to be fully prepared to take the Department of Motor Vehicle road test. The cost of the road test is included in the cost of the program and will be scheduled by the instructor. The road test will be taken with the Alfred State vehicle. Students must have a CDL permit and a DOT physical (pdf) before entering the course.


CDL B (current Alfred State student - $2,700, public - $3,300)
CDL A (current Alfred State student - $3,000, public - $3,600; Must be 21+ in order to register for CDL A)

Classroom Lecture Dates

Classroom lecture time: 3 - 8 p.m. every Monday on:

  • March 4
  • March 18
  • March 25
  • April 1
  • April 8
  • April 15
  • April 22

Drive Time Dates

Course instructor and students will set drive dates between March 4 - April 26.


Each student is required to be at least 18 years of age, able to drive a standard transmission, hold a CDL class B permit with air brake endorsement, and submit a copy of their DOT physical prior to the start of the training. All the above must be provided to the Center for Community Education and Training at least one week prior to the start of the training.


Only those students who notify CCET at least seven days in advance of the start of the course will be refunded if the course is dropped.

Registration Forms

Please send the registration form/payment (pdf) and the acknowledgement form (pdf) to The Center for Community Education and Training, 10 Upper College Drive, Alfred, NY 14802. You can also email it to or fax it to 607-587-3295. Any questions regarding the CDL programs can be directed to Tammy Edwards at 607-587-4017.