The Time is Now

Let’s Make You More Competitive

As a Licensed, Bonded & Insured CDL School on the Peninsula, we are your one-stop-shop for both CDL training and testing. Our lead instructor brings a well-rounded experience as both a former law enforcement officer and commercial driving instructor.

We offer complimentary pick up and drop off at the Kenai Airport & Local Hotels

Ask us about our Commercial Defensive Driving courses. We create custom programs for companies to support the safety of their drivers. These courses include commentary drives, evaluations, and personalized behind the wheel instruction courses as needed.
Call us at (907) 690-DRVE to receive a personalized proposal.

Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Instruction

All courses include the road skills exam

For Newcomers

Commercial Truck Driving

154 Hours

108.5 hours of classroom/lab instruction (self-study included). 45.5 hours of behind the wheel instruction.

$6,000

For Those with Experience

Commercial Truck Driving

40 Hours

$4,500

Get Back Up to Speed

Commercial Truck Driving

24 Hours

$3,000

Refresh Your Skills

Commercial Truck Driving

16 Hours

$2,200

The Final Stretch

Commercial Truck Driving

8 Hours

$1,200

CDL Exam & Personal Instruction

Using Our Truck

Class A CDL Exam

Professional road exam using our vehicle. Cost is per exam.

$400

Using Your Truck

Class A or B CDL Exam

Professional road exam using your vehicle. Cost is per exam.

$150

Have it Your Way

Personalized Driving Instruction

For the experienced driver who would like to polish their skills before the road exam.

$200 / Hour

Discount Program

10% military discount for active and retired military
5% discount for Homer Electric Company Co-Op Program

Additional Information

All courses and exams have a 48 hour cancellation/rescheduling policy. Cancellations/reschedules less than 48 hours prior to training or exams will not be refunded or applied to future appointments.

Getting Started with CDL

Getting Your Permit

Download and study the commercial manual here:

Download Commercial Manual

Practice Tests

To help you pass your test, there are a number of great practice tests here:

Review Practice Tests

Additional CDL Information

You must hold your CDL permit for at least 14 days before you can take the road exam.
CDL permits are good for 6 months and can be renewed once.

All driving instruction courses

Full fee due at the time of scheduling

Full refund will be given for withdrawal in writing prior to 10 business days less $25 administration fee. Withdrawal less than 10 business days will be refunded less 50% of fees paid and $25 administration fee.

Class A & B Commercial Road Exams

Full fee due at time of scheduling. Full fee non-refundable at appointment cancellation of less than 5 days.

Course Scheduling & Cancellation

Scheduled courses may be cancelled due to nonparticipation or at the discretion of Kenai Peninsula Driving Instruction

Commercial Learners Permit (CLP) and Commercial Driver License (CDL) requirements and DMV Fees are the responsibility of the applicant and/or student.

Please call to schedule CDL classes

(907) 690-DRVE

Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday: 8-5 • Saturday by Appt.

Instruction Registration Form