If you are interested in starting an exciting and lucrative career as a professional truck driver, contact our school. One of our knowledgeable, friendly staff members will be glad to explain our programs to you, provide any information you would like about our job placement programs, the costs of training and the financing options we have available. We can also provide you with a realistic view of the truck driving industry both currently and an idea of the projected future so you can make an informed decision about if professional truck driving is the career for you.
Our admissions staff is here to provide you with the knowledge you need to help you decide if truck driving is a career you would enjoy. We do not employ high pressure sales tactics or hidden fees. Our goal is for you to succeed in our school and in the career you have chosen. In the interest of full disclosure, we have included a list of everything our admission staff is looking for to make sure you will be a good fit for our training program.
In order to be a qualified student you must be able to:
- Pass a Department of Transportation Physical.
- Pass a Drug Screen.
- Allow us to obtain your driving record for the previous 3 years, minimum
- Have no DUI/DWI in the last 5 years (subject to review).
- Have no more than 3 moving violations in the past 3 years (subject to review).
- Have no Serious moving violations in the past 5 years such as speeding 15 MPH or above, willful reckless or reckless driving (unless at the school’s discretion you have obtained clearance by and acceptance for Pre-Hire by an employer. In that case a copy of approval and notification of violation from the employer is required in writing.)
- Have a good employment record
- Be able to read and speak the English language sufficiently to converse with the general public, to understand highway traffic signs and signals in the English language, to respond to official inquiries, and to make entries on reports and records. (According to Part 391.11b2 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations.)
- Have a minimum of a High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent. (At the school’s discretion and proof of an accepted test indicating a grade level of 9th reading and reading comprehension skills and 9th grade math skills and/or personal interview and assessment by the School, this requirement may be waived )
- Have no felonies, misdemeanors, or drug related convictions (subject to review)