Professional Truck Driver

Program Level: Certificates, Continuing Education
Department: Workforce Training Network
Institute: Advanced Manufacturing & Logistics
College: SPC

Secure the necessary skills and training to secure employment in the oil industry along with major-over-the road carriers by obtaining a Texas CDL in a matter of a few short weeks. 

Alamo Colleges Workforce Training Network and SAGE Corporation have partnered together in order to offer a quality 156-clock hour training program designed to exceed the standard certification for entry-level truck drivers. Students will learn Tractor-Trailer vehicle systems, the Department of Transportation (DOT) rules and regulations, and logs and legal topics pertaining to safe operations. Additional topics include cargo handling, hazardous materials, and the vehicle pre-trip inspection and students will receive a defensive driving course. All qualified applicants must at least be 21 years of age, have the ability to comprehend the English language sufficient to meet the Department of Transportation regulations and pass a DOT physical exam as well as meet the Motor Carrier Safety Regulations; Qualification of Drivers.


Grant funding available for CDL Training!

Eligibility includes Active Duty, Reservists, Veterans, and spouses!!  

Five-week training program

Contact—Fred Landeros/ (210) 486-7082 or Jeannette Cooper/ (210) 486-7080


Professional Truck Driver Program - CVOP 1013- $4,500.00

Overview of the State of Texas Class A Commercial Driver License written test. Includes preparation for mastery of the Commercial Driver License written examination, general truck driving skills with a hands-on component, and instruction coordinated with the Department of Transportation.

Additional fees for DOT Physical, drug screen, MVR, Exam fee, Books, CDL Permit/ License total $430.00.


  • Tuition - $4,500
  • DOT Physical - $110
  • DOT Drug Screen - $85
  • Motor Vehicle Report - $15
  • CDL Permit - $25
  • CDL License - $60
  • SAGE-DPS Exam Fee-$100 
  • Books - $60
  * Financial Aid may be available to qualified individuals.  Eligibility is determined by the Student Financial Services Office. 
Pre-qualifications include the completion of a DOT physical exam, drug screen, and motor vehicle report.


Public Notice of Title VI Program Rights


St. Philip’s College – Alamo Colleges District gives public notice of its’ policy to uphold and assure full compliance with the non-discrimination requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related Nondiscrimination authorities.  Title VI and related Nondiscrimination authorities stipulate that no person in the United States of America shall on the grounds of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, income level or Limited English Proficiency be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.


Any person who desires more information regarding St. Philip’s College – Alamo College District’s Title VI Program can contact its Deputy Title VI Coordinator – Bryan Chase -- at the address noted below.


Any person who believes they have, individually or as a member of any specific class of persons, been subjected to discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, income level or Limited English Proficiency has the right to file a formal complaint.  Any such complaint must be in writing and submitted following the date of the alleged occurrence to:


Bryan Chase, Deputy Title VI Coordinator

St. Philip’s College – Alamo Colleges District




CDL RefresherProgram -CVOP 1015- $3,035.00

Do you have previous CDL driving experience, still maintain your CDL license and are looking to re-enter the commercial trucking industry.
Then this course is for you!

The program covers the pre-trip inspection, backing maneuvers, and one-to-one road instruction.
Additional fees for MVR and drug screen total $90.00.

All classes held at 204 Dunton St., San Antonio, Tx 78211

Registration and program pre-requisite information can be obtained by contacting Alfred Landeros at 210-486-2787 or Jeannette Cooper 210-486-2740.

  • Alfred Landeros 

    Phone: 210-486-7082
    Campus: St. Philip’s College Southwest Campus (SWC)
    Building: Industrial Technology Center (ITC), Building 1 Room D116

  • Jeannette Cooper

    Phone: 210-486-7080
    Campus: St. Philip’s College Southwest Campus (SWC)
    Building: Industrial Technology Center (ITC), Building 1 Room D116

  • For assistance with program information or registration, email us at and our CE staff will get back to you.