CDL Training Resources & Trucking Career News

Helpful Information About Truck Driving Careers

Check out this selection of articles below to learn more about career choices and how to prepare for in-demand job opportunities within the trucking industry. Then, when you’re ready to get started with your CDL Training, give us a call! Contact us at 619-345-3676 if you are interested in our San Diego Campus, or call 951-344-4827 if you would like to know more about our Riverside Campus.

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    Cures for Boredom Behind the Wheel

    Everyone experiences work-related stress, but the unique lifestyle of a long-haul trucker can increase the chances of mental burnout. Truckers spend long hours behind the wheel, facing the many stressors of the road. Traffic, poor weather conditions, tight quarters, and haul deadlines all contribute to the risk of job burnout. But you can be a … Continue reading “How to Fight Truck Driver Burnout”

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    The Future of Trucking is Automatic

    For those looking to begin their trucking career in 2024, you will be joining a growing industry! As consumer demand increases, so does the need for more truck drivers. The good news for new drivers: the trucking industry has a lot to offer! Consumer Demand About 65% of all goods travel by truck throughout the … Continue reading “Trucking Industry Outlook”

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    Everything you need to know about a Class B CDL career

    Before starting a professional driving career, it’s essential to learn the differences between the types of CDLs you can earn. At United Truck Driving School, students have the opportunity to earn Class A and Class B CDLs. While Class A is more common, many opportunities are available to those holding Class B. What is a … Continue reading “Class B CDL Training: Is It Right For You?”

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    How Trucking is Doing its Part

    Trucking is constantly evolving. The latest changes we are seeing truck makers and carriers make are making trucking affect the environment less. Learn what changes are coming to the trucking industry. Changes to the truck The quickest way trucking can improve its environmental impact is by enhancing the trucks on the road. Trucking has started … Continue reading “Trucking and The Environment”

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    Everything you need to know about being a team truck driver

    Many people see truck driving as a solo job. But did you know that Team Truck driving could be a career option for you? While team driving is not as common as solo driving, it has gained more popularity within the trucking industry. What is Team Truck Driving? Team truck driving is when two drivers … Continue reading “Breaking Down Team Truck Driving”

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    What do you Need to Become a Trucker?

    To prep for a trucking career, it’s important that you understand the job you’re signing up for. Though trucking can be very rewarding, it also takes a lot of work to make sure you’re ready to get on the road. A great way to begin is by looking over common truck driver responsibilities. We’ve included … Continue reading “Steps to become a Professional Truck Driver”