Commercial Vehicle Operation (CVO)

Commercial Vehicle Operation Training Course

BPCC is partnering with Northwest Louisiana Technical Community College to offer this 240-hour course that will prepare you for the knowledge exam and the three portions of the skills test needed to obtain a Commercial Driver's License (CDL).


Session 1: August 23 - October 1

Mon-Fri, 7:30am-3:30pm

Session 2: October 11 - November 19

Mon-Fri, 7:30am-3:30pm

Course Details:
  • 80 lecture hours, 160 lab hours
  • The first 2 weeks at BPCC’s campus and remaining 4 weeks are on the road or on Minden’s campus in a Truck
  • Cost is $5500

Apply now to reserve your spot in one of our next classes.

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Enrollment in the course is contingent upon clearance of health and safety checks. First week of class does not require the Commercial Learner’s Permit (CLP), however, CLP must be obtained in order to continue in the course. CDL exam is included in the cost of the course. DOT physical, DOT drug screen, background check, and CLP application fee are not included in cost of course. Upon completion of the course and passing of both parts of the CDL exam, the learner must apply with the State Office of Motor Vehicles to obtain the CDL.


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