The Army Career Skills Program, better known as CSP, is a Department of Defense skill bridge program that partners with corporate hiring initiatives. This program aids transitioning service members and veterans by allowing them to participate in civilian training, credentialing, apprenticeship, and internship programs starting up to six months before separation from the military service. The CSP allows businesses to gain early access to highly skilled service members as prospective employees. These skill bridge programs are at no cost to the service member.

CDL Truck Driver Training

This course is an initial 4-week CDL training program. Topics include operation of a tractor-trailer, pre/post trip inspections, driving practice, trip planning, service log reporting and all applicable rules and regulations for CDL, Class A drivers.

This program is in partnership with Stevens Transport.

Course Specific Requirements
• Approval and acceptance from Stevens Transport is required
• Stevens Transport Application (becomeadriver.com)
• Must complete an additional five (5) weeks training OTR with Stevens Transport
• Current NC driver’s license
• Social Security Card
• NCDOT Physical and Drug Screening

Enrollment Process

• Complete the online application at becomeadriver.com or contact the Transition Tech Recruiter
• Receive acceptance from Stevens Transport
• Complete Stevens DOT requirements
• Submit Command approved Request to Attend form to Transition Tech Records Clerk
• Complete FTCC enrollment form with Transition Tech Records Clerk

Tuition/Fees: $180.00 (subject to change)
• Permit – $60.00 Out of pocket expense (not covered by FTCC)
• CDL License – $100.00 Out of pocket expense (not covered by FTCC)

Please Note: Tuition may be funded by Stevens Transport, Inc. Non-compliance with Stevens Transport, Inc., contract may result in complete reimbursement of funding. See the Stevens Transport, Inc., contract for full cost of program if non-compliance occurs.

Collision Repair

Changing Lanes

This course is an eighteen (18) week auto body technician training program. Topics include safety, tool identification, vehicle disassembly and reassembly, plastic welding and repair, metal welding and repair.

This program is in partnership with Caliber Collision.

Course Specific Requirements
• Approval and acceptance from Caliber Collision is required.
• Program Application
• Program Interview

Enrollment Process

• Contact Doug Wilberg (douglas.wilberg@calibercollision.com)
• Submit Command approved Request to Attend form to Transition Tech Records Clerk
• Complete FTCC enrollment form with Transition Tech Records Clerk

Tuition/Fees: $180.00 (subject to change)

Please Note: Tuition and fees may be funded by Caliber Collision.

Pipe Welding

This course is a sixteen (16) week pipe welding and pipe fitting program utilizing the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) curriculum to provide welding and pipe fitting standards for maritime construction.

This program is in partnership with Ingalls Shipbuilding.

Course Specific Requirements
• Approval and acceptance from Ingalls Shipbuilding is required.
• Program Application
• Program Interview
• Students must agree to continue training in Mississippi.

Enrollment Process

• Contact the Transition Tech Recruiter.
• Submit Command approved Request to Attend form to Transition Tech Records Clerk
• Complete FTCC enrollment form with Transition Tech Records Clerk

Tuition/Fees: $180.00 (subject to change)

Please Note: Tuition and fees may be funded by Ingalls Shipbuilding.

Class Title Dates
CDL Truck Driver Training January 17 – February 10
January 31 – February 24
Collision Repair (Changing Lanes) TBD
Pipe Welding & Pipe Fitting TBD