Like most things in life, free doesn’t always mean what you think it does. Students ask us daily, how can I get free CDL training? And the answer depends on each individual’s situation. It also requires a little myth-busting along the way. Read on to learn how to select the best option to pay for … Continued
Sometimes you need to try a few different careers before finding the one that suites you best. That was the case for Marine veteran Carlin Manendez who recently found a rewarding career as a truck driver. After five years of active duty and three years of guard service, Calvin decided he wanted a new challenge … Continued
Missouri residents are getting to work with free CDL training through SkillUp. This free program helps Food Stamp (SNAP) recipients gain necessary skills to start a new career. Missouri residents with active SNAP applications are eligible for free CDL training through Mineral Area College and MTC Truck Driver Training in Park Hills, Mo. The annual … Continued
This month’s student spotlight features recent CDL graduate, David Barrett, who was awarded a grant to pay for CDL Training. David Barrett of Tulsa, Ok was laid off from his welding job, when the pandemic hit last year. He had hopes of returning to his career once his company was back in operation. When that … Continued
In America there has been a shortage of skilled truck drivers for many years, however the recent pandemic has increased this need. Currently there are not enough truck drivers to fill open positions. The high demand for CDL drivers has resulted in not only an increase in driver pay, but also an increase in grants … Continued
Now is an excellent time to start a new career as a professional truck driver. Eligible Kentucky residents can utilize the Farmworkers Grant to pay for CDL training. There are many ways to pay for CDL training, including grants. In this blog post we will highlight an excellent opportunity for farmworkers and their families living … Continued
Don’t worry, CDL School is more affordable than you think and the best part is, you don’t have to do it alone. Our career specialists are here to walk you through the various assistance and financing options. Many of our students utilize an assistance program, whether it is a grant or carrier partnership to help pay for CDL training.
The Driver Resource Center network of schools prides itself in offering affordable CDL training programs. We provide numerous tuition assistance programs for qualified applicants, which includes Federal Grant opportunities that can help you get your CDL. For a limited time qualified individuals living in Missouri, Oklahoma, Kentucky and Michigan have the opportunity to utilize Federal … Continued