Oct 29, 2020  
2020-2021 Course Catalog 
  
2020-2021 Course Catalog
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DESL 131U - CDL Training for Utility Line


3.5 Credits
This training course covers the basic study requirements for non-vehicle activities in CDL (Commercial Drivers License) training in addition to preparing for the required backing, driving and vehicle inspection skills. Topics include safe driving, vehicle inspections and components, CDL endorsements, control (shifting, driving, backing), and understanding FMCS Regulations. This program is designed to prepare students to complete the required Class A CDL written tests at the DMV. Upon successful completion of this program, students receive a certificate of completion and are qualified to test at the DMV (Department of Motor Vehicles) for a CDL Class A license. Upon successful testing at the DMV, students are issued a CDL Class A license from the DMV that assists them in qualifying for employment as a utility lineman.

Prerequisites: (4) Currently enrolled in Utility Line program; hold current driver’s license in state of residence; current DOT physical and drug screen; obtain current CDL Learner’s permit. must be completed prior to taking this course.
Lec: 3 Lab: 1.5 Cr: 3.5



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