Commercial Truck Driving class starting October 24

Liberty and Effingham campuses now enrolling


For Release: September 7, 2011

Contact: Gail Eubanks


SAVANNAH – Savannah Technical College will offer seven-week, daytime instruction in Commercial Truck Driving with classes beginning October 24 at both the Effingham and Liberty campus locations. Classes are limited to 12 students each; financial aid is available to qualified students.

Prospective students are encouraged to stop by the nearest campus for additional information. To enroll, students will need to successfully complete entry testing, pass a drug screen, provide a 7-year Motor Vehicle Record and be able to pass a DOT physical.

The Effingham Campus is located on Hwy 21 between Rincon and Springfield; the Liberty Campus is located on Airport Road in Hinesville. For information, contact Melanie Smith or 912.443.5859.


Savannah Technical College serves Coastal Georgia with quality, market-driven technical education with campus locations in Chatham, Effingham and Liberty Counties. Serving more than 10,000 credit and non-credit students annually, Savannah Tech offers nearly 150 different instructional programs in Aviation Technology, Business and Professional Services, Industrial Technology, and Health Sciences in addition to Adult Education classes, industry-specific training and continuing education. The College serves as an economic and community development partner for the region, offering corporate and customized training and assessment programs for business and industry.

Savannah Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees, diplomas and technical certificates of credit. Questions about the accreditation of Savannah Technical College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (