“As the economy grows, the demand for goods will increase and more truck drivers will be needed to keep supply chains moving.” (U.S. Bureau of Statistics)

Are you ready for an exciting new career?

Ranken’s Commercial Driver License program is based on the Professional Truck Driver Institute training standards for entry-level truck drivers. Students of the CDL program will be trained to take the commercial driver’s license Class A test

Students will attend classroom training, which prepares them to take the Missouri State CDL permit test. Students will progress to a practice driving range for an introduction to basic maneuvers, then drive on public roads, both in town and on highway roads. Upon completion of the program, students will be able to take the driving portion of the CDL test.

Ranken’s CDL program provides direct connection to regional transportation companies in the form of job fairs, guest speakers, and company recruiters.

Local companies interested in Ranken CDL Program:

  • Gilster Mary-Lee
  • Rollet Brothers Trucking Co.
  • Beelman Truck Company

Cory J. Blair

Instructor – Fabrication and Welding Technology, Full Time

Christopher G. Clinton

Instructor, Full Time

Michael S. Crawford

Instructor - Hydraulics, Full Time

Ron A. Hampton

Instructor, Full Time

Joel C. Hill

Workforce Development Specialist and Instructor

Mark A. Malcinski

Instructor, Full Time

Gwain E. Marron

Instructor, Full Time

Andrew M. Mayer

Instructor, Full Time

Jeffrey E. Ogle

Department Chair & Instructor, Full Time

J.C. Owens

Instructor, Full Time

Ali K. Panahi

Instructor, Full Time

Gregory S. Presley

Department Chair & Instructor, Full Time

Jeffrey R. Scott

Instructor, Full Time

Brian D. Springer

Instructor, Full Time

Anthony R. Turk

Instructor, Full Time

Nicholas A. Weatherly

Instructor, Full Time - Electrical Division; Adjunct Instructor, Evening School - Precision Machining Technology

Gary H. Young

Department Chair & Instructor, Full Time

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