Commercial Truck Driving
Ogeechee Technical College

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Meet the Faculty

Jimmy Riner

Commercial Truck Driving Instructor/Director

Office: Rm 106
Evans Technical Education Complex | Hagan, GA

Growing up in Emanuel County, learning to drive at an early age on farm equipment, turned the love of driving into a career. Joining the US Army as a truck driver furthering my experience by driving in Asia and Europe and also becoming a driver trainer. Leaving the service after 8 years to start a career in the private sector, first by teaching my wife to drive and teaming together for 13 years throughout the 48 states and Canada. Later in career became driver for Viracon, Inc. in Statesboro for 12 1/2 years accumulating a multiple million mile accident free career. Has worked as an instructor for Southeastern Technical College CDL course and continue to enjoy instructing and helping students achieve their goal to becoming professional drivers.

Ronnie Cameron

Commercial Truck Driving Instructor

Office: Rm 106
Evans Technical Education Complex | Hagan, GA
Fax: 912.739.2874

Ronnie “Coach” Cameron started with the CTDL program as Adjunct in September, 2015. He assumed duties as Night Class Instructor in March, 2016.

Cameron, a resident of Swainsboro, first obtained his CDL license in 1982 and has since driven various commercial vehicles, including dump trucks, single-axle commercial trucks, and is certified as a hazardous materials tanker truck operator. He was working as an over the road tanker driver when he decided to turn his attention to teaching.

Cameron brings many years of teaching experience to the CTDL program. He taught Language Arts and coached football for several years at both Swainsboro High School and Ware County High School in Waycross.


Evans Technical Education Complex

Google Map & Directions

625 Cedar Avenue, Hagan, Georgia 30429

Phone: (912) 739-5367

Fax: 912.739.5366

Program Goal

To ensure that students receive commercial truck driving training and are prepared for employment with local and over-the-road transportation companies.


Programs of Study

Commercial Truck Driving Certificate


Program Purpose Statement

The purpose of the truck driving program is to provide educational opportunities to individuals which will enable them to obtain the knowledge, skills,and attitudes necessary to succeed in the field of commercial truck driving.


Program Courses

CTDL 1010 - Fundamentals of Commercial Driving
CTDL 1020 - Combination Vehicle Basic Operations and Range Work
CTDL 1030 - Commercial Vehicle Advanced Operations



(1) Students will be subject to DOT 49 CFR Part 40 and Part 382 of the Federal mandated Drug and Alcohol testing Guidelines

(2) EZDOT LLC will provide onsite drug and alcohol pre-employment and ALL DOT mandated Drug and Alcohol Testing. NO OTHER PRE-EMPLOYMENT or DOT mandated Drug or Alcohol tests or results will be accepted unless prior authorization from EZDOT LLC is obtained.

(3) Secure a Commercial Driving License Learner’s Permit from the Department of Drivers Services of your state of residence  

(4) Obtain a Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) from the Department of Drivers Services from your state of residence indicating no DUI within the last seven years and not more than four violation points within the last three years. The MVR must be dated within 30 days of class begin date

(5) If you have previously worked in a DOT Safety Sensitive Position, you WILL be required to fill out admission form New Hire/Transfer/Previous Employer Records Check documentation by EZDOT LLC

NOTE: Drug screen reports (results) will follow all the Federal/State, School and EZDOT LLC policy guidelines on reporting and record retention.

For more information on Drug and Alcohol Guidelines, FMCSA, DOT, ODAPC please click on the following links: (search engine contains all subject matters relating to CDL)


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