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William Castillo
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Visit our office to fill out an application form and schedule a reading assessment. Same day appointments are available. Please allow yourself two hours to complete this task. If you have received a post-secondary degree you are exempt from this requirement. You will receive a letter notifying you of your test results within two weeks. Please visit our financial assistance page, or call 455-0477, for more information​.​

Submit the following documents:
  1. Copy of a valid State of Hawaii Passenger Vehicle Drivers License
  2. Hawaii Driver History Record
  3. Medical Examiners Report Form and a Medical Examiner’s Certificate conducted by a licensed medical examiner
Complete your enrollment by submitting payment for the cost of the required courses. We do not offer payment plans, but we do work with our State and County workforce development partners who may be able to assist.
To submit your prerequisite documents online, click "Apply Now" (after you click "REGISTER ONLINE"). This will require you to create an account. You may also submit all prerequisite documents in-person during regular office hours. Participants must also pass the Gates-MacGinitie reading test with an 11th grade level or higher prior to enrollment.​​

​TRAN5510 - Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV) Training Series without Permit Prep

​Course Description
This series provides participants who have already obtained a Commercial Driver License (CDL) Permit Class A, the opportunity to be prepared to obtain a Commercial Driver License (CDL) Class A and/or B. This series also ensures participants complete the entire training in a single track of courses.  Tuition includes: classroom training, behind-the-wheel training, and textbooks. All other fees are the responsibility of the participant. (Eff. 8/24/17)

Learner Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:
Identify, inspect and assess a truck's critical items for safe operating conditions.Demonstrate proficiency of the basic CMV controls and their functions.Demonstrate proficiency in the principles of CMV safe operation skills.Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of all CMV rules as demonstrated by successfully obtaining a State of Hawaii CDL license.

Participants interested in the Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV) Training Program without permit prep must submit to the office the following items:
  1. A valid State of Hawaii Class 3 Vehicle Drivers License
  2. A valid State of Hawaii CDL Type A License Permit
  3. Hawaii Driver History Record
  4. A Medical Examiners Report Form and A Medical Examiner's Certificate conducted by a licensed medical examiner.
  5. Completed Student Participant Information Sheet (in office)
For more information, please contact the office at 808-455-0477.
All course details and schedules are subject to change without prior notice.