Commercial Driving SchoolCDL Classroom Instruction - 16 Hours

This 16-hour course is designed to help those adults who are planning to take the written Commercial Driver's License (CDL) test. The CDL is a written exam that is used as a way to obtain a permit used to applying for either a Class A or Class B License. A permit is necessary to participate in CDL Driving instruction to prepare for the CDL road test.  Students will be prepared for the following Department of Motor Vehicle written test.

• Air Brakes
• Hazardous Materials
• Combination Vehicles
• Wrecker Recovery
• Double and Triples
• Passengers
• Tank Vehicles

Class Schedule:   (Chose one of the following sessions)


  • Session I:  7/11/2018 - 8/02/2018 (SAEC)
  • Session II:  9/12/2018 - 10/4/2018 (SAEC)
  • Session III:  10/24/2018-11/15/2018 (SAEC)
  • Session IV: 1/2/2019 - 1/30/2019  (SAEC)  
  • Session V: 2/6/2019 - 3/7/2019  (SAEC) 
  • Session VI: 3/20/2019-4/11/19  (MYERS)  
  • Session VII: 5/22/19 - 6/13/19 (SAEC) ** Registration Closed - Class Full **     
  • Session VIII: 8/7/19 - 8/29/19 (MYERS) * Registration now open *

W, TH 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Tuition: $199 

Classes are held at either Southern Adirondack Education Center or F. Donald Myers Education Center (as indicated)


• You must be 21 years old to obtain Class A License.
• You must be 18 years old to obtain Class B License.
• You must be able to demonstrate the ability to shift a manual transmission.

• This course is a prerequisite for enrolling in either Class A or Class B driving classes. Permit-holding adults must attend the classroom portion of the training if they plan to take the driving portion of the training in a BOCES vehicle.

*For more information on obtaining your Commercial Learners Permit / Drivers License, including step-by-step instruction as well as any fees, please visit the NYS DMV by clicking here.



Southern Adirondack Education Center, 1051 Dix Avenue, Hudson Falls, NY      Or  F. Donald Myers Education Center 15 Henning Rd, Saratoga Springs, NY


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