Transportation Safety

Driver Education, Motorcycle Safety and Commercial Driver License

Delivering the best in transportation safety education, certification and licensure preparation for our community!

Montgomery College offers a set of program designed to help you stay safe including Driver Education, Motorcycle Safety and Commercial Driver License training.  We welcome you to explore our different programs. 

 

Our Programs

Driver's Education / Driver's Education with Additional Support

Montgomery College's 36 hour Driver Education Course available for all students

Montgomery College's 36 hour Driver Education Course available for all students

Get more Driver’s Education and Driver’s Ed with Additional Support Information

Montgomery College's 36 hour Driver Education Course, is approved by the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration and consists of the required 30 hours of classroom instruction and 6 hours Behind the Wheel. Our classroom includes learner-centered instruction, inclusive to accommodate students with mild learning disabilities, and is limited to 18 students per course.  Behind the Wheel is one-on-one instruction with a certified driving Instructor. Successful completion of this driver education course is one of the requirements for obtaining a Maryland driver's license. 

We also offer Driver’s Education with Additional Support to accommodate all students. 

Motorcycle Safety

Beginner and Advanced courses available for 'M' license endorsement

Beginner and Advanced courses available for 'M' license endorsement

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Montgomery College offers Motorcycle Safety courses for students looking to add the ‘M’ endorsement to a driver’s license with beginner courses (BRC) and advanced courses (BRC2-LW) available. All motorcycle courses are developed by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) and recognized and approved by the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA). 

OSHA Safety Training

To Register for Montgomery College Safety Training Classes, visit: https://chesapeakesc.org

Montgomery College, in association with the Chesapeake Region Safety Council and the Mid Atlantic OTI Education Center, we are pleased to offer trainer courses in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry.

Upcoming Courses:

  • OSHA 501 Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry (Feb 19-Feb 22)
  • POSH (April 1-April 5)
  • OSHA 7115 Lockout/Tagout (April 15)
  • OSHA 7300 Understanding OSHA’s Permit–Required Confined Space Standard (May 20)
  • Safety Training Methods (June 3-June 7)
  • Safety Management Techniques (July 8-July12)

 

Commercial Driver License (CDL)

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A "CDL" is a Commercial Driver’s License. It meets standards that are the same for every state. It differs from the Maryland "operator's" or "chauffeur's" licenses. It is required if you drive combination vehicles (Class A), heavy straight vehicles (Class B) or small vehicles (Class C).

 

 

More Information

Register / Schedule / Cost
Printable Registration Form
Driver's Education Frequently Asked Questions
Motorcycle Safety Frequently Asked Questions and Statistics

 

Customized Contract Training 

Some of the Transportation Safety Courses are also available as Customized Contract Training. Contact Program Director, Sharon Maxwell, for further information at sharon.maxwell@montgomerycollege.edu, phone 240-567-2589. 

 

Resources 

Below you will find a listing of helpful Transportation Safety resources. For further information you may want to visit the appropriate Transportation Safety web page.

Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration

Maryland DMV Rookie Driver Guide for Teens and Parents

Maryland DMV Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Information

Maryland DMV Motorcycle Safety Program

Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration Customer Self-Report of a Medical Condition

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