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CDL & HVACR Training Programs Near CT, MA & RI

Students across the northeast looking to change their paths can find what they need at New England Tractor Trailer Training School (NETTTS). We offer a variety of courses designed to help give students the resources and experiences to become successful after graduation. You can find a learning environment at NETTTS with various class schedules and hands-on learning. Learn more about our career training programs at NETTTS.

CDL Commercial Truck Driving

We have been training truck drivers for over 55 years. Class-A CDL (tractor trailer) training is offered year-round at all four of our school locations with several class time options to fit almost any schedule. Class-B CDL (heavy straight truck) may also be available in your area.

HVACR Service Tech Training

Do you like working with your hands? Our HVAC education program teaches students the hands-on skills and industry knowledge to help assist your entrance into the world of heating, cooling, ventilation, and refrigeration installation and repair. Find out what could be in store for you.

CDL Upgrades & ELDT

If you are looking to upgrade your CDL from a Class-B to a Class-A, or are in need of a refresher course to polish your skills behind the wheel, NETTTS has you covered. Our Company Training license upgrades and ELDT courses are available. Whether you are looking to train one driver or need safety training for an entire fleet of truckers, we can help.

Career Training Programs in Connecticut, Massachusetts & Rhode Island

NETTTS offers the following career training options:

Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Training Programs in Connecticut, Massachusetts & Rhode Island

Our CDL courses are entry-level programs that teach students the basics of operating a commercial vehicle and industry safety practices. The courses also include hands-on training, where students can practice their driving skills in the training field. Students also gain real experience on the road. Classes are offered at various times, including weekends, mornings, afternoons, and evenings.

We offer two types of CDL training for students:

CDL-A Training Program

Many truck drivers hold CDL licenses, which allow them to drive semi-trucks. This CDL-A program includes general knowledge CDL training, such as operating Class-A commercial motor vehicles, safety techniques, air brakes, and vehicle maintenance. During the courses, instructors help students prepare to obtain their CDL learner’s permit. They also teach federal and state regulations for driving. With hands-on training, students learn the procedures and techniques for inspecting commercial vehicles and other important information. Students can use our CDL driving simulators, which help them practice shifting and driving under different weather and lighting conditions and road simulations. We also include sponsorship for the CDL road test.

CDL-B Training Program

Students who want to drive a bus or a straight truck must obtain their CDL-B license through an approved training provider by the FMCSA for Entry-Level Driver Training (ELDT). Throughout our CDL-B program, students learn similar concepts as the CDL-A class, including preparation for taking their learner’s permit test, federal and state regulations for driving, and proper inspection and maintenance techniques. This class also offers CDL road test sponsorship. Our CDL-B course can be completed in 80 class hours, combining classroom learning and hands-on driving experience.

Our CDL classes are offered at our Somers, CT, Bridgeport, CT, North Andover/Haverhill, MA and Pawtucket, RI campuses.

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Training Programs in Massachusetts & Rhode Island

Our HVACR course is an accredited program in the technical trades that instruct students in both HVAC and refrigeration. It’s designed to teach students the skills necessary for entry-level positions in the field. Here, students learn:

  • HVACR unit installation
  • Troubleshooting
  • Proper maintenance and repair techniques
  • Oil burner services

How to prepare for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Universal License exam

During their time at our HVACR school, students can earn hours towards their refrigeration, pipe fitter, natural gas, and propane licenses. These hours and licensing requirements vary from state to state. Students also receive their own set of HVACR tools and can access our at-home 3D HVAC simulation training. Classes are offered during the day and evening from Monday through Thursday at our North Andover, MA & Pawtucket, RI campuses.

Company Training Programs in Connecticut, Massachusetts & Rhode Island

Company Training is a customizable business-to-business (B2B) training program. It’s ideal for employers who want their drivers to upgrade their CDL licenses from Class B to Class A, or those who want to help create a safer workforce with compliance and safety training. We can provide personalized courses designed to meet the specific needs of your business.

Employers have the option to use our driving equipment or their own. We will also travel on-site to provide company training. NETTTS offers a variety of courses for company training. Alongside license upgrades, we also provide safety training, hazmat training, and others.

Frequently Asked Questions About Our Training Programs

When do the training programs start at NETTTS?

Students can contact their local NETTTS campus to enroll or apply for available courses. Program start days can vary depending on location. We encourage you to call us for more information about our upcoming schedules.

Is financial aid available for your training programs?

Financial aid is available to students who qualify. We have in-house financial aid representatives here to help answer your questions. They can also assist you through the application process, explain the options available, and help you submit the correct information. In addition, we can help students with navigating VA benefits.

Do you offer career services support with your training programs?

Our career services support team can lend a helping hand to students needing job-hunting assistance. While we do not guarantee students a job after graduation, our support team is here to help students gain the skills necessary for finding a job. We can assist with resume writing, proper interview etiquette, and more.

Let NETTTS Help You With Your Career Goals

New England Tractor Trailer Training School (NETTTS) wants to help students achieve their dreams. That’s why our training courses include hands-on training, which provides a learning experience for our students. Serving the Northeast U.S., we have trade school campuses in Somers, CT, Bridgeport, CT, North Andover, MA, and Pawtucket, RI. To learn more about our career training programs, contact us today.