You’ve just made an important life changing decision. 

You've decided to become a professional truck driver.

SO WHAT’S NEXT?

Let’s talk about ways you can enroll in the right program for you. Truck driving school requirements are probably the first thing you should consider before going any further. Do you meet these set of standards?

  • At least 21 years old

  • Have a clean driving record

  • Pass a drug and alcohol test

  • Physically able to operate a motor vehicle

  • References and verifiable employment history (with no prior failed drug tests)

 

Now that you have a basic idea of what you will need to get into CDL driving school, we will show you how to choose the best program.

 

When Comparing Truck Driving School Benefits, Consider:

  • Some schools, hire drivers who complete their programs – consider company supported programs, if you have this option.

  • Class Size- One factor that many students consider as they choose a schools is class size. Small class sizes can offer you the chance to work one-on-one with your instructor and get specialized help.

  • Career services – some schools will go out of their way to make sure you get hired after you complete your training. Be sure to ask about career services before you make a final decision

  • How to pay for CDL training – It’s not the most expensive decision you’ll ever make, but it could impact your finances for life. Just make sure you have a solid plan for paying for school. Many trucking schools will help you understand your options

  • Certifications offered – you should consider earning additional endorsements, such as: HAZMAT, Doubles/Triples, School Bus, Tanker, and others

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