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.
How Military Skills can be used in Trucking
Finding a job can be difficult for anyone, but this can be an especially difficult task for military veterans. After serving in the military it can be hard to decide where exactly your career will go next. You may not even know what kind of job you’d like or how you can apply the skills … Continue reading “Trucking: The Perfect Career for Military Veterans”
CDL training designed for your Busy Schedule!
The first step toward becoming a professional truck driver is to start your CDL training. Driving a tractor-trailer is no simple task, there is a specific level of training and knowledge required in order to do the job correctly. There are a couple of different types of commercial drivers license (CDL) out there and each one … Continue reading “How Long Does CDL Training Take?”
What to expect in your CDL training
As someone looking to start their CDL training, you may be wondering if you’ll be able to observe other drivers before getting behind the wheel. The short answer is yes! At United Truck Driving School you’ll be given plenty of opportunities to observe other truck drivers including both your classmates and instructors with years of experience … Continue reading “Learning from Experienced Truck Drivers”
Explore your options with your CDL!
If you have ever thought about getting your CDL license, now is an excellent time to do so! Whether you have a Class A or Class B CDL, there are a number of outstanding job opportunities to choose from. It’s estimated that the trucking industry could use an additional 50,000 drivers than what is currently available. … Continue reading “What Are My Trucking Job Opportunities?”
How Truck Drivers can Stay Safe on the Road
Driving long distances as a truck driver can be challenging. Miles can run together and it can be easy to become a bit drowsy behind the wheel. While you may start your day feeling alert, after several hours of driving it can be easy to let down your guard. However, paying attention to where you … Continue reading “5 Tips to Staying Awake While Trucking”
Comparing Your CDL Training Options!
There are two main ways that you can get started on your new career as a professional truck driver. You can either enroll in a CDL training program or complete your training through a trucking company. Both are options that many truck drivers have successfully used, however, there are a few distinct differences between the … Continue reading “Pros & Cons to CDL School vs. Company Training”