Class A (Tractor Trailer)

Enrollment Requirements:

  • Unrestricted NJ Driver's license for at least 1 year
  • At least 18 years of age

Written Test Requirements:

  • General Knowledge ($50)
  • Air Brakes ($50)
  • Combination Vehicles ($50)
Note: Ideal Driving School's written test preparation includes unlimited access to study guides and videos.

Endorsements (Optional):

  • Hazardous Materials ($50)
  • Tanker ($50)
  • Doubles and Triples ($50)

Road Test Requirements:

  • Written Tests: General Knowledge, Air Brakes, and Combination Vehicles
  • Pre-Trip Inspection: Outside inspection of vehicle, cabin inspection, air brake inspection
  • Basic Controls: Straight line backup, stop at line, alley docking, and measured right turn
  • Open Road: Speed control, gear shifting, right and left turns, braking distance, merging, yielding, knowledge of basic traffic laws
  • Other: DOT physical

Driving School Training Packages:

  • Package 1: 6 hours road training + 1 road test ($725)
  • Package 2: 8 hours road training + 1 road test ($875)
  • Package 3: 10 hours road training + training videos + 1 road test ($1025)
  • Package 4: 15 hours road training + training videos + 2 road tests ($1400)
  • Package 5: 20 hours road training + training videos + 3 road tests ($1775)**
  • Package 6: 25 hours road training + training videos + 4 road tests ($2150)
  • Package 7: 30 hours road training + training videos + 4 road tests ($2525)
  • Package 8: 40 hours road training + training videos + 4 road tests ($3275)
  • Package 9: 50 hours road training + training videos + 4 road tests ($4025)
  • Package 10: Unlimited (call for pricing)
**Package 5 or higher includes 3 free written test preparations if paid in full at time of registration.
Note: Courses must be completed at Ideal Driving School within 6 months of enrollment.


Additional Services:

  • 1 hour road training ($75)
  • Inspection manual and training videos ($75)
  • Road test service - first time ($350)
  • Road test service - additional ($200)
  • Road test service - out of area (call for pricing)
Note: Ideal Driving School can combine additional services.

Road Tests:

  • Rahway ($400)
  • Randolph ($500)
  • Trenton ($500)
  • Eatontown ($500)