Course Description

This course prepares learners for the State of Hawaii Commercial Driver License (CDL) Class A
permit test. Strong emphasis is placed on the Commercial Driving Manual in preparation for the
required tests which include:

  • General knowledge Test
  • Air Brake
  • Combination

Learner Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  1. Identify, inspect and assess a truck's critical items for safe operating conditions
  2. Take the CDL Permit Examination to obtain their CDL A Permit


For information or assistance on:

  • On-line registration or general registration and payment call 455-0477 or email: ocewd@hawaii.edu
  • Financial assistance, program advising, or attending an information session, please complete the online inquiry form and an advisor will contact you.
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Michael Scully
Workforce Development - Associate Professor & Program Coordinator


Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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