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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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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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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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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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How To Pay For CDL School?

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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.

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Five Steps to a New Career as a Professional Truck Driver

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There aren’t many high paying careers you can obtain without a college degree, a lot of time invested or previous experience. Truck driving is the exception. You can receive the training you need to become a licensed CDL driver in 3-4 weeks with no previous experience.  Truck driving is a great entry-level career that pays … Continued

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Top Ten Reasons To Become a Truck Driver

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You might be surprised to find out that a career as a professional truck driver will give you more income and freedom than you imagined. Here are just a few of the benefits of a hitting the road. Money On average first year drivers can earn between $50,000 and $70,000. That may seem like a … Continued

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