Northeast Technical Institute – Bangor
Commercial Driver's License Class A
CDL Training Cost
FT: 5 weeks / PT: 10 weekends
How Many Hours Do Students Spend In The Truck?
How Many Hours Do Students Spend Driving? (Direct Control, Not Observing)
48-96 hours, depending on enrollment
In The Truck, Are Students Taught As A Group or One-on-One?
Group or One-on-one (depending on enrollment)
Instructor to Student Ratio During Driving (Number of Students In The Truck)
1 instructor to 1 student, or 1 instructor to 2 students, depending on enrollment.
Is The Training Schedule Full-Time or Part-Time?
Both (FT & PT)
Is This Training Offered By A Private Program, or Sponsored By A Trucking Company?
Are Grants and Financial Aid Available At This School?
VA Educational Benefits. Grants: Many NTI programs are approved by Career Centers in Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Some unemployed and displaced workers may be qualified to obtain funding that will cover most or all of their tuition cost. For more information, contact the school’s Financial Aid Office at 800.447.1151
Job Placement Assistance Provided?
Successful Job Placement Rate & Related Info
NTI states that they have a 86% placement rate, and “NTI helps students with securing pre-hires while in school, and we offer placement assistance for the life of the school for over-the-road, regional and local work.”
What Percentage of Students Graduate This Program?
This School Claims to be Certified or Accredited by:
Nationally Accredited by the Council on Occupational Education, Licensed by the State of Maine Department of Education, Member of the CVTA (Commercial Vehicle Training Association)
Additional Information Provided By The School:
NTI states: “Students use NTI trucks for the entire training, including testing. The course prepares students to pass their permit and the following endorsements: air brakes, hazmat, doubles/triples and tankers. Students will also obtain a DOT Medical Card (if they pass) during the course.”