Best Truck and Bus Driver and Instructor colleges in Florida 2021

Get out on the open road, listen to your favorite tunes, and make good money while driving professionally after completing a program in Truck/Bus Driving & Instructing. Typically available through certificate or associate degree programs, professional driving courses prepare you for a career in operating commercial vehicles. Potential jobs include a driver of big rigs, school buses, tankers, taxis, limousines, party buses, car haulers, flat beds, and a variety of other commercial vehicles.

Programs for commercial drivers are great for people who love driving and have a clean traffic record. Good people skills are helpful too. And if you know your way around the city/county/state you’ll be working in, that will make succeeding in the business all that much easier. During your driver program, you’ll likely have classroom instruction as well as driving practice on the road and in simulators. You’ll learn about everything from basic vehicle operation to safe driving in harsh weather and traffic conditions. Depending on your program, you’ll learn how to drive various commercial vehicles (diesel, gas, electric). You’ll also learn business procedures like loading/unloading cargo or passengers, keeping a log, handling shipping papers, and teaching others about commercial driving.

List of all Truck and Bus Driver and Instructor colleges in Florida

School Average Tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Florida Panhandle Technical College Logo Florida Panhandle Technical College Chipley, FL     344
Orange Technical College-Mid Florida Campus Logo Orange Technical College-Mid Florida Campus Orlando, FL     2,777
Flagler Technical Institute Logo Flagler Technical Institute Palm Coast, FL     129
Sunstate Academy-Jones Technical Institute Logo Sunstate Academy-Jones Technical Institute Jacksonville, FL
3/5
11 : 1 320
Marion Technical College Logo Marion Technical College Ocala, FL     466
Sheridan Technical College Logo Sheridan Technical College Hollywood, FL     1,833
Gadsden Technical Institute Logo Gadsden Technical Institute Quincy, FL     44
Miami Lakes Educational Center and Technical College Logo Miami Lakes Educational Center and Technical College Miami Lakes, FL     1,012
Pinellas Technical College-St. Petersburg Logo Pinellas Technical College-St. Petersburg Saint Petersburg, FL     742
South Florida State College Logo South Florida State College Avon Park, FL
2/5
43 : 1 2,809
Florida Gateway College Logo Florida Gateway College Lake City, FL
2/5
53 : 1 3,406
North Florida College Logo North Florida College Madison, FL
2/5
42 : 1 1,232
Indian River State College Logo Indian River State College Fort Pierce, FL
2/5
69 : 1 16,942
Florida State College at Jacksonville Logo Florida State College at Jacksonville Jacksonville, FL
2/5
70 : 1 24,605
Ridge Technical College Logo Ridge Technical College Winter Haven, FL
2/5
  399
Tallahassee Community College Logo Tallahassee Community College Tallahassee, FL
2/5
65 : 1 11,683
North Florida Technical College Logo North Florida Technical College Starke, FL     211

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