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Become a CDL Truck Driving Instructor

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Becoming a CDL Truck Driving Instructor can be a very rewarding career path for current truck drivers. It enables you to use your driving experience to train the next generation of truck drivers. We are fortunate at Driver Resource Center to have some of the best and most experienced CDL Instructors.  When a student graduates … Continued

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Student Uses CDL Training Grant to Get Back to Work

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This month’s student spotlight features recent CDL graduate, David Barrett, who was awarded a grant to pay for CDL Training. When the pandemic hit last year David Barrett of Tulsa, Ok was laid off from his welding job. He had hopes of returning to his career once his company was back in operation. When that … Continued

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Military Veterans Use Their Benefits to Get a CDL

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Military veterans have an excellent opportunity to use their GI Bill® benefits to get a Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) at one of our VA approved schools. As a military veteran looking to get a CDL and start a career as a truck driver, you want a school that meets the highest standards. Training standards are … Continued

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Grants Available for CDL Training

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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

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CDL Instructor Spotlight: Chris Blair

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Chris Blair is a natural born teacher who is drawn to helping others.  Before joining ACE Driving Academy in Greer, SC as a CDL Instructor, Chris was an instructor with the U.S. Air Force. Chris spent 9 years in the Air Force as a C130 Load Master. It was his responsibility to get trucks and … Continued

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CDL Instructor Spotlight: Jason Hayes

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We are fortunate to have experienced and dedicated CDL instructors like Jason Hayes who teaches at our Elizabethtown, KY campus. Jason joined CDL Training Services nearly 5 years ago following a 9-year professional driving career.  Jason is able to draw upon his years of professional truck driving to help prepare our students for their new … Continued

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From Phone Call to CDL License

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Driven to Success: Brandon Carney Starting a new career can be time-consuming, costly and stressful. But it doesn’t have to be. Just ask professional driver Brandon Carney. Two years ago he contacted Driver Resource Center about getting his CDL. Brandon was serious about getting to work. He was approved and scheduled for driving school in the … Continued

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Driven To Success: Victor Zepeda

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Each month we’ll be sharing a CDL student success story in our new blog series Driven to Success. We’ll explore not only how they obtained their CDL license, but also the impact it had on their lives and career. Victor’s story in trucking begins two years ago in Miami, FL., where he was working as a … Continued

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Kentucky Farmworkers Grant

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Now is an excellent time to start a new career as a professional truck driver. Pay for truck drivers as been on the rise and truck drivers are in high demand with many companies offering signon bonuses.  There are many ways to pay for CDL training, including grants. In this blog post we will highlight … Continued

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Transition Into a Career in Trucking

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Are you looking to transition to a new career, but not sure what to do? Consider joining the $791.7 billion transportation industry. A leading employer of Americans, Transportation employs one in thirteen people. Our network of schools are currently enrolling for upcoming classes. You can get your CDL in as little as four weeks, split into … Continued

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