Transportation & Logistics

Transportation & Logistics

Embark on a career-enhancing journey with Iowa Western’s Continuing Education classes, specializing in Transportation & Logistics. Boost your expertise, stay updated on industry trends, or initiate a new professional phase with courses meticulously crafted to meet the dynamic demands of the transportation and logistics sectors. Discover new pathways and navigate your route to success with Iowa Western’s innovative and comprehensive educational offerings tailored specifically for Transportation & Logistics.

Some of the classes at Iowa Western Continuing Education include:

  • Bus Drivers
  • CDL
  • Moped Safety
  • OWI/DUI

Available Courses

   02/26/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

Feb 26th - March 29th from 8:00am-4:30pm  M-F 

This 80-hour driver training is for those seeking a commercial driver's license (CDL) required to drive a commercial motor vehicle (CMV). The course includes training ranging from vehicle inspection, basic control of the vehicle and backing, to defensive driving and hazard awareness. The course meets the requirements for “ Entry Level Driver Training” as outlined by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration ( FMCSA), (49 CFR 380.503). The course is a combination of online, practice range and road time and provides flexible scheduling to meet the hours required. All equipment provided AND CDL Testing is done as part of this course. Upon successful completion of the 80 hours ( about 3 and half days) of instructions and testing, and individual will obtain a Class A CDL license. 

 

Start Date: 02/26/24
End Date: 03/29/24
Seats Available: 1
Cost: $4700
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   04/22/24 - Atlantic

The hours of this class is 8:00am to 4:30pm Monday-Thursday.  This class will be held in Atlantic.

Start Date: 04/22/24
End Date: 05/17/24
Seats Available: 0
Cost: $4700
Location: Atlantic
   04/17/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

Class meets Wednesday and Thursday from 10am-4:30pm.

This class is for those that were arrested for an OWI over the age of 18. Class is designed to help each person reduce risk for any type of alcohol or drug problem by helping them understand and accept the need to make necessary changes to reduce the risk for future problems. The class meets state requirements under sections 321J.2 and 321J.17, Subsection 2 and is open to anyone wishing to better understand their problem. Students with limited English proficiency must provide their own interpreter. 

Start Date: 04/17/24
End Date: 04/18/24
Seats Available: 6
Cost: $180
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   04/20/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

Class meets Saturday, April 20 from 8am-4:30pm in Looft Hall room 006. The Iowa Driver Improvement Program (DIP) will examine attitudes and behavior in relation to driving. It will focus on teaching drivers how their behind the wheel attitude affects their driving behavior. Its purpose is to give participants an opportunity to reflect on their driving behavior and make a commitment to positively alter their daily driving experience. Please note, cancellations must follow the IWCC Policy. If not followed a rescheduling fee will be applied.

Start Date: 04/20/24
End Date: 04/20/24
Seats Available: 13
Cost: $125
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   05/03/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

Class meets Friday night 5pm-10pm and Saturday from 8am-3:30pm.

This class is for those that were arrested for an OWI over the age of 18. Class is designed to help each person reduce risk for any type of alcohol or drug problem by helping them understand and accept the need to make necessary changes to reduce the risk for future problems. The class meets state requirements under sections 321J.2 and 321J.17, Subsection 2, and is open to anyone wishing to better understand their problem. Students with limited English proficiency must provide their own interpreter. 

Start Date: 05/03/24
End Date: 05/04/24
Seats Available: 18
Cost: $180
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   05/15/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

Class meets Wednesday and Thursday from 10am-4:30pm.

This class is for those that were arrested for an OWI over the age of 18. Class is designed to help each person reduce risk for any type of alcohol or drug problem by helping them understand and accept the need to make necessary changes to reduce the risk for future problems. The class meets state requirements under sections 321J.2 and 321J.17, Subsection 2 and is open to anyone wishing to better understand their problem. Students with limited English proficiency must provide their own interpreter. 

Start Date: 05/15/24
End Date: 05/16/24
Seats Available: 20
Cost: $180
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   05/18/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

Class meets Saturday, May 18 from 8am-4:30pm in Looft Hall room 006. The Iowa Driver Improvement Program (DIP) will examine attitudes and behavior in relation to driving. It will focus on teaching drivers how their behind the wheel attitude affects their driving behavior. Its purpose is to give participants an opportunity to reflect on their driving behavior and make a commitment to positively alter their daily driving experience. Please note, cancellations must follow the IWCC Policy. If not followed a rescheduling fee will be applied.

Start Date: 05/18/24
End Date: 05/18/24
Seats Available: 17
Cost: $125
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   05/20/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

May 20th - June 7th from 8:00am-4:30pm M-F 

In this course you can earn a Class B Commercial driver's license to be able to drive class B commercial vehicles such as a dump truck, or straight truck. Learn the safe driving skills necessary to get your Class B CDL and a well-paying job. Tuition includes online entry level driver theory training, entry level driver behind the wheel training, along with testing with a third-party Iowa DOT certified examiner at our site. We have both manual and automatic transmissions available for students. IWCC is an approved FMCSA Training Provider. Class will consist of a classroom theory portion prior to the 30-hour face to face hands on training. 

Start Date: 05/20/24
End Date: 06/07/24
Seats Available: 4
Cost: $1799
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   05/20/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

IWCC’s Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) training program is designed for adults who would like to train for a high-demand career in a short-term time frame.  Tuition includes online entry-level driver theory training, entry-level driver behind the wheel training, along with testing with a third-party Iowa DOT certified examiner. You will develop skills in backing, turning and safe driving on both rural and suburban roads. You will receive hands-on training using full-size semi-tractor/trailers and virtual driving simulators with 10 speed and automatic options available. 
Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm Council Bluffs

 

Start Date: 05/20/24
End Date: 06/21/24
Seats Available: 4
Cost: $4700
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   06/03/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

June 3 to June 14th, 2024 from 8am-11am Monday-Friday. Parent meeting May 30, 6-9pm. The course is 30 hrs of classroom, 6 hrs of behind the wheel driving instruction. Drive sessions are organized by the instructor and can be expected to continue 30 days after classroom sessions. The class is for 14-17 years of age. IA Learners Permit Number is required BEFORE registration can occur. 

Start Date: 06/03/24
End Date: 06/14/24
Seats Available: 0
Cost: $450
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   06/07/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

Class meets Friday night 5pm-10pm and Saturday from 8am-3:30pm.

This class is for those that were arrested for an OWI over the age of 18. Class is designed to help each person reduce risk for any type of alcohol or drug problem by helping them understand and accept the need to make necessary changes to reduce the risk for future problems. The class meets state requirements under sections 321J.2 and 321J.17, Subsection 2, and is open to anyone wishing to better understand their problem. Students with limited English proficiency must provide their own interpreter. 

Start Date: 06/07/24
End Date: 06/08/24
Seats Available: 20
Cost: $180
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   06/11/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

Class meets Tuesday and Wednesday night from 6:30pm-10:30pm in Looft Hall room 006. The Iowa Driver Improvement Program (DIP) will examine attitudes and behavior in relation to driving. It will focus on teaching drivers how their behind the wheel attitude affects their driving behavior. Its purpose is to give participants an opportunity to reflect on their driving behavior and make a commitment to positively alter their daily driving experience. Please note, cancellations must follow the IWCC Policy. If not followed a rescheduling fee will be applied.

Start Date: 06/11/24
End Date: 06/12/24
Seats Available: 20
Cost: $125
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   06/22/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

June 22nd, 2024 from 9am-3:30pm    It's essential that beginning moped riders learn the proper techniques and safe practices. This course is required for anyone under 16 wanting a moped license. Students must be at least 14, or within 6 months of 14 at class date to enroll. Moped Safety satisfies the DOT requirement for riders under age 16. Instruction is classroom only.  Bring a sack lunch to class. 

Start Date: 06/22/24
End Date: 06/22/24
Seats Available: 12
Cost: $39
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   06/26/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

Class meets Wednesday and Thursday from 10am-4:30pm.

This class is for those that were arrested for an OWI over the age of 18. Class is designed to help each person reduce risk for any type of alcohol or drug problem by helping them understand and accept the need to make necessary changes to reduce the risk for future problems. The class meets state requirements under sections 321J.2 and 321J.17, Subsection 2 and is open to anyone wishing to better understand their problem. Students with limited English proficiency must provide their own interpreter. 

Start Date: 06/26/24
End Date: 06/27/24
Seats Available: 20
Cost: $180
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   07/01/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

July 1 to July 16th, 2024 from 8am-11am Monday-Friday. No classes will be held on July 4th or 5th. The course is 30 hrs of classroom, 6 hrs of behind the wheel driving instruction. Drive sessions are organized by the instructor and can be expected to continue 30 days after classroom sessions. The class is for 14-17 years of age. IA Learners Permit Number is required BEFORE registration can occur. 

Start Date: 07/01/24
End Date: 07/16/24
Seats Available: 0
Cost: $450
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   08/03/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

Aug 3rd, 2024 from 9am-3:30pm    It's essential that beginning moped riders learn the proper techniques and safe practices. This course is required for anyone under 16 wanting a moped license. Students must be at least 14, or within 6 months of 14 at class date to enroll. Moped Safety satisfies the DOT requirement for riders under age 16. Instruction is classroom only.  Bring a sack lunch to class. 

Start Date: 08/03/24
End Date: 08/03/24
Seats Available: 12
Cost: $39
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   09/07/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

Sept. 7th, 2024 from 9am-3:30pm   It's essential that beginning moped riders learn the proper techniques and safe practices. This course is required for anyone under 16 wanting a moped license. Students must be at least 14, or within 6 months of 14 at class date to enroll. Moped Safety satisfies the DOT requirement for riders under age 16. Instruction is classroom only.  Bring a sack lunch to class. 

Start Date: 09/07/24
End Date: 09/07/24
Seats Available: 12
Cost: $39
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   04/22/24 - Atlantic

In this course you can earn a Class B commercial driver’s license to be able to drive class B commercial vehicles such as a dump truck, or straight truck.  Learn the safe driving skills necessary to get your Class B CDL and a well-paying job. Tuition includes online entry level driver theory training, entry level driver behind the wheel training, along with testing with a third-party Iowa DOT certified examiner at our site. We have both manual and automatic transmissions available for students. IWCC is an approved FMCSA Training Provider. Class will consist of a classroom theory portion prior to the 30-hour face to face hands on training. 
M-Th 8:00am-4:30pm Cass County Center

Start Date: 04/22/24
End Date: 05/17/24
Seats Available: 3
Cost: $1799
Location: Atlantic
   04/22/24 - Atlantic

In this course you can earn a Class B commercial driver’s license to be able to drive class B commercial vehicles such as a dump truck, or straight truck.  Learn the safe driving skills necessary to get your Class B CDL and a well-paying job. Tuition includes online entry level driver theory training, entry level driver behind the wheel training, along with testing with a third-party Iowa DOT certified examiner at our site. We have both manual and automatic transmissions available for students. IWCC is an approved FMCSA Training Provider. Class will consist of a classroom theory portion prior to the 30-hour face to face hands on training. 
M-Th 8:00am-4:30pm Cass County Center

Start Date: 04/22/24
End Date: 05/17/24
Seats Available: 3
Cost: $1799
Location: Atlantic
   05/28/24 - Harlan
Start Date: 05/28/24
End Date: 06/27/24
Seats Available: 4
Cost: $1799
Location: Harlan
   07/08/24 - Atlantic

In this course you can earn a Class B commercial driver’s license to be able to drive class B commercial vehicles such as a dump truck, or straight truck. Learn the safe driving skills necessary to get your Class B CDL and a well-paying job. Tuition includes online entry level driver theory training, entry level driver behind the wheel training, along with testing with a third-party Iowa DOT certified examiner at our site. We have both manual and automatic transmissions available for students. IWCC is an approved FMCSA Training Provider. Class will consist of a classroom theory portion prior to the 30-hour face to face hands on training. 
Mon-Thurs 8:00am - 4:00pm Cass County Center
 

Start Date: 07/08/24
End Date: 08/08/24
Seats Available: 4
Cost: $1799
Location: Atlantic
   08/12/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

In this course you can earn a Class B commercial driver’s license to be able to drive class B commercial vehicles such as a dump truck, or straight truck. Learn the safe driving skills necessary to get your Class B CDL and a well-paying job. Tuition includes online entry level driver theory training, entry level driver behind the wheel training, along with testing with a third-party Iowa DOT certified examiner at our site. We have both manual and automatic transmissions available for students. IWCC is an approved FMCSA Training Provider. Class will consist of a classroom theory portion prior to the 30-hour face to face hands on training. 
Mon-Fri 8:00am - 4:00pm Kinney Hall Room 153
 

Start Date: 08/12/24
End Date: 09/13/24
Seats Available: 4
Cost: $2000
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   08/12/24 - Harlan

In this course you can earn a Class B commercial driver’s license to be able to drive class B commercial vehicles such as a dump truck, or straight truck. Learn the safe driving skills necessary to get your Class B CDL and a well-paying job. Tuition includes online entry level driver theory training, entry level driver behind the wheel training, along with testing with a third-party Iowa DOT certified examiner at our site. We have both manual and automatic transmissions available for students. IWCC is an approved FMCSA Training Provider. Class will consist of a classroom theory portion prior to the 30-hour face to face hands on training.
Mon-Thurs 8:00am - 4:00pm Shelby County Center

Start Date: 08/12/24
End Date: 09/12/24
Seats Available: 4
Cost: $2000
Location: Harlan
   07/08/24 - Atlantic

IWCC’s Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) training program is designed for adults who would like to train for a high-demand career in a short-term time frame.  Tuition includes online entry-level driver theory training, entry-level driver behind the wheel training, along with testing with a third-party Iowa DOT certified examiner. You will develop skills in backing, turning and safe driving on both rural and suburban roads. You will receive hands-on training using full-size semi-tractor/trailers and virtual driving simulators with 10 speed and automatic options available. 
Mon-Thurs 8:00am-4:00pm Cass County Center

Start Date: 07/08/24
End Date: 08/08/24
Seats Available: 4
Cost: $4700
Location: Atlantic
   08/12/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

IWCC’s Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) training program is designed for adults who would like to train for a high-demand career in a short-term time frame.  Tuition includes online entry-level driver theory training, entry-level driver behind the wheel training, along with testing with a third-party Iowa DOT certified examiner. You will develop skills in backing, turning and safe driving on both rural and suburban roads. You will receive hands-on training using full-size semi-tractor/trailers and virtual driving simulators with 10 speed and automatic options available. 
Mon-Fri 8:00am - 4:00pm Kinney Hall Room 153

Start Date: 08/12/24
End Date: 09/13/24
Seats Available: 4
Cost: $4700
Location: Council Bluffs Campus
   08/12/24 - Harlan

IWCC’s Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) training program is designed for adults who would like to train for a high-demand career in a short-term time frame.  Tuition includes online entry-level driver theory training, entry-level driver behind the wheel training, along with testing with a third-party Iowa DOT certified examiner. You will develop skills in backing, turning and safe driving on both rural and suburban roads. You will receive hands-on training using full-size semi-tractor/trailers and virtual driving simulators with 10 speed and automatic options available.
Mon-Thurs 8:00am - 4:30pm Shelby County Center

Start Date: 08/12/24
End Date: 09/12/24
Seats Available: 4
Cost: $4700
Location: Harlan


Refunds: You may cancel your registration 5 business days prior to the start of the class date and receive a 100% refund excluding the $50 non-refundable processing fee. If contacting outside Iowa Western Community College’s Continuing Education Department business hours, leave a voicemail and or send the department an email. Iowa Western’s Continuing Education is not responsible for refunds if contact is not pursued via voicemail and or email. In compliance with the IWCC policy, refunds will only be produced in the form of a check. A check will be issued within 14 business days after the refund is admitted to the customer. Refund will be sent to the customer’s address that is on file. Certain program restrictions may apply. Contact Continuing Education for more details at ce@iwcc.edu.

Cancellations: Iowa Western reserves the right to cancel any class where difficulties arise in staffing or scheduling or where a minimum enrollment is not achieved. A full refund will be issued for all canceled classes.

Transfers/Withdrawals: Transfers may be subject to $25.00 transfer fee. Non-attendance for a class does not constitute a withdrawal and refunds are not issued for non-attendance. Transfers may be made up to two full business days (unless otherwise noted in the class information) prior to the start date of the class. After that time, transfers will not be permitted and no refund will be issued.