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.
Ask these important questions to find your perfect trucking job!
Searching for a new job can be a long process. And although there is high demand for truck drivers, it can still take a while to find the perfect fit. Recruiters will ask a lot of questions to see if you’re a good fit for the company but it can be difficult for a driver … Continue reading “50 Questions Every Driver Needs To Ask Recruiters”
A New Year is a Great Time to Start a New Career in Trucking!
Updated January 2020 As we ring in 2020, many are looking for ways to better their lives in the new year. One of the best ways to do this is to focus on improving your career! If you’ve been on the hunt for an in-demand field with high-earning potential, you’ll want to consider becoming a … Continue reading “New Year⏤New Trucking Career”
From Our Family to Yours!
Everyone at United Truck Driving School would like to wish you Happy Holidays! 2018 has been quite a year for the school. With so many students graduating from all three of our training facilities, we have had quite a busy year. We’ve seen veterans, wives, married couples, best friends, and more come through our doors … Continue reading “Happy Holidays from United Truck Driving School”
How to stay connect while OTR
Do you love your work as a professional driver? Do you find it hard to be away from friends and family for long periods of time? For over-the-road drivers, staying in touch with loved ones can be one of the hardest parts of the job. Thankfully, technology is making this easier than ever before. Make … Continue reading “Staying In Touch While On The Road”
Getting On Board With the New ELD Mandate
The new electronic logging device (ELD) mandate is part of MAP-21 and it states that the records of duty status (RODS) must now be filed through an electronic means that creates a safer work environment for all drivers. The ELD law specifies that electronic records of RODS must now be kept of the time that … Continue reading “What is the ELD Mandate?”
Getting Ready for Cold Weather Driving
For most truck drivers around the US, cold weather is just around the corner. The elements that come along with winter can make a truck driver’s job a bit more challenging. Knowing what to expect from the harsh conditions and preparing ahead of time will keep you safe (and warm) this winter season! Create Winter … Continue reading “How to Prepare Your Truck (and Yourself) for Winter”