Transportation Certificate

Commercial Vehicle Operator Training (Class A CDL)

(240 contact hours + 12 hour Career Readiness Lab)
Every 3 weeks year round
Cost: $4,700

This program offers a comprehensive course for Class A CDL that will prepare individuals for jobs in the transportation industry. This is a 6-week program during the day (M-F) or a 12-week program in the evening (M-F). Students will gain a solid foundation of knowledge with 2 weeks of classroom work followed by 4 weeks of intensive hands-on driving training. Students will complete over 60 hours behind the wheel driving training in real world situations, and graduate with the Class A CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) with endorsements.

Pre-Requisite: You must attend an information session at the Transportation Institute which are held on Mondays OR Thursdays from 5-6 p.m. at 2081 NE 54th Avenue.

DOT Physical/MVR Record/Driver's License/Social Security Card (WTA will provide a voucher for DOT physical if you do not have insurance). Please plan to have $100 available for MVR/endorsements.

Possible Job Titles: Driver, Route Driver, Driver Associate

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Logistics Specialist

(64 contact hours + 16​ hour Career Readiness Lab)
Fall/Spring/Summer Semesters
Cost: $2250

Build foundational skills needed for a successful career in manufacturing. Learn fundamentals of shop math, blueprint reading, measuring tools, and safety including both a 10hr General Industry OSHA card and OSHA forklift certification. Learn how manufacturing controls quality by learning essential tools for continuous improvement, control charts, ISO, and 5S. Successful completion will prepare you for entry level jobs in manufacturing and distribution as laborers or material handlers. Students will be assessed for two additional credentials awarded through the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC):
CLA (Certified Logistics Associate) Certificate and the CLT (Mid-Level Certified Logistics Technician) Certificate.

Possible Job Titles: Forklift Operator, Materials Handler, Shipment Processing, production worker, assembler

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