JGC Truck Driving Training

JGC Truck Driving Training Logo burgandy red truck

“It’s one thing to obtain your Commercial License, it’s another to be trained properly with the right knowledge; to be a safe and responsible driver for yourself and those around you out on the road.” – Jose

Insider Info


JGC Truck Driving Training costs up to $3,800.

Are there different programs based on experience level (ex. What if I have been exposed to some of the training already through my cousin? Is there an advanced course for me?) and cost? If so, describe:

There is a main 160 hr course($3,800) and an 80 hr refresher course($1,800).

Are there different programs based on my previous job? (ex. What if I am a vet?) and what’s the cost? If so, describe:

There is no veteran assistance program offered

What’s the length of the CDL program? If there is an advanced option, how long would that be?

The main course is 160 hrs while the refresher course is 80 hrs

Does the school provide financial aid?


Endorsement Training?

JGC Truck Driving Training offers Air Brakes endorsements.

How would I be training for my road test? What type of tractor (day cab or sleeper), and what type of trailer do you provide (how long?)? How maneuverable is that?


Does the school let you use their equipment for the road test?


Any 1:1 instruction time?


How much practice time (hours/days) do you get backing up the truck?

This depends on the students needs

How much practice time (hours) do you get on the road?

This depends on the students needs

Temporary housing options provided?

No temporary housing available.

If the school doesn’t provide any accommodation, can you recommend a place where I’d be staying and cost?

Best Western Garden Inn, Quality Inn & Suites, Extended Stay America – Santa Rosa – South

Do you provide food stamps, or any food options at all?


Where do people at the school usually dine at? Or how do they take care of their meals? Only fast foods or is there a grocery store around?

Mountain Mike’s Pizza, Panda Express, Applebee’s

Does the school cover travel expenses to and from the school?


Does the school provide a job placement program?


If yes, which companies are affiliated or frequently contact the school?

They don’t have any frequent companies but they provide a trucker search online program to help locate jobs.

General Info

School URL


Phone #

(707) 579-8577

School Type

Independent/Private CDL Training School


3167 Santa Rosa Ave. Santa Rosa, CA 95407