Course Descriptions & Syllabi

Course Descriptions & Syllabi

Search Course IDs and descriptions for:

Find complete words only

Note: some or all of the courses in the subjects marked as "Transfer" can be used towards a transfer degree: Associate of Science and Arts or Associate of Engineering Science at DACC. Transferability for specific institutions and majors varies. Consult a counselor for this information.

Areas of Study | | LGST020 syllabus




COURSE NUMBER: LGST020
COURSE TITLE:Class B CDL Training
DIVISION:Technology
SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:1
CONTACT HOURS:20
STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS:
DELIVERY MODE:In-Person (10 hours of classroom training) and In-Person at truck (10 hours of behind the wheel training)

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Class B CDL (Straight-Truck)

PREREQUISITES:
DOT Physical, drug screen, copy of Motor Vehicle Record

NOTES: This course is not available for web registration.

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • pass the General Knowledge and Combination Permit Tests so they will have a Class B permit to start behind the wheel training.
  • perform a thorough DOT pre-trip inspection.
  • perform many backing maneuvers.
  • drive a straight truck safely on public roads.
  • pass the pre-trip, yard skills, and driving tests at the licensing bureau to allow them to get their Class B CDL.

TOPICAL OUTLINE:
  1. Classroom
    1. General Knowledge Study
    2. Combination Study
  2. Behind the Wheel Training
    1. Pre-trip Training
    2. Yard Skills Training
    3. Driving on Public Roadway

TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
Permit needed to start behind the wheel training
J.J. Keller’s Entry-Level Driver Training Student Manual

See bookstore website for current book(s) at https://www.dacc.edu/bookstore

EVALUATION:
Passing the permit test and the actual test to get the Class B CDL is the evaluation for this class.

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

STUDENT CONDUCT CODE:
Membership in the DACC community brings both rights and responsibility. As a student at DACC, you are expected to exhibit conduct compatible with the educational mission of the College. Academic dishonesty, including but not limited to, cheating and plagiarism, is not tolerated. A DACC student is also required to abide by the acceptable use policies of copyright and peer-to-peer file sharing. It is the student’s responsibility to become familiar with and adhere to the Student Code of Conduct as contained in the DACC Student Handbook. The Student Handbook is available in the Information Office in Vermilion Hall and online at: https://www.dacc.edu/student-handbook

DISABILITY SERVICES:
Any student who feels s/he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Testing & Academic Services Center at 217-443-8708 (TTY 217-443-8701) or stop by Cannon Hall Room 103. Please speak with your instructor privately to discuss your specific accommodation needs in this course.

REVISION:
Fall 2019

Upcoming Events