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Take your career to the next level with CDL training at NWTC!

We offer a flexible learning schedule that fits your needs so you can get the training that you want when you need it!

What does this mean for you?

It means you don’t have to rearrange your already busy life in order to get CDL training at NWTC. 

How do we do this?

We work with you on an individual basis to schedule the training around your professional and personal schedules.  The training you receive is 1:1, just you and our instructor.

Course Offerings

CDL Class A Test Prep Course:

  • Manual:
    • Cost: $4,404.67
    • Course Length: 30 Hours
  • Automatic:
    • Cost: $3,871.63
    • Course Length: 26 Hours

CDL Class B Test Prep Course:

  • Automatic:
    • Cost: $2,805.55
    • Course Length: 16 Hours
*Note: Prior to taking one of our Test Prep Courses, NWTC will require proof of your Federal Medical Card as well as your Commercial Driver Learner Permit (CLP)


Our 3rd party tester takes appointments Monday-Thursday at 4:30PM and other appointments as requested. Tester must provide his/her own vehicle. 


  • Original Test $150
  • Pre-Trip Retake $50
  • Road Retake $50
  • Lift Airbrake Restriction $50
  • Abbreviated School Bus $50

To find out more about prep courses or to schedule training, please contact Corporate Training & Economic Development (CTED) at 920-498-6373 or email us at

NWTC is a certified 3rd Party Test site. We conduct the same CDL Pre-Trip and Road Tests provided by State Examiners. 

Also, the WI Dept. of Transportation has some great resources for those interested in obtaining their CDL: