Profile For Nott2sea

Nott2sea's Info

  • Location:
    Somewheresville, Intheworld, VA

  • Driving Status:
    Company Driver In Training

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  • Joined Us:
    3 months, 2 weeks ago

Nott2sea's Bio

50 something female "wink wink" CDL A holder starting a local gig.... been an OTR driver of a 4 wheeler for many years so I decided I may as well start getting paid!

This is how I feel ( You've seen the commercial with the lovely Asian young lady getting cash back for her credit card purchases...)

"GOT MY MOOONEY" yeah, exactly how I'm feeling!

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Posted:  1 month, 3 weeks ago

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My CDL paid training school ATI Norfolk Virginia 2021

Just wanted to give credit where it was due! My school ATI in Norfolk VA was really great. It started off kind of crazy but ended up leveling out to a smooth finish. I actually quit twice (stormed out crying) but they stuck with me and graciously allowed me to come back. The frustration of not being able to accomplish something can really bring you down. But don't give up, keep on going back and you can do it. I finally passed the DMV on my 3rd try. Looking back on my experience, I realize that each instructor played a part in my success. At first I thought that it was confusing that each instructor was telling me something different. Looking back, it's best that way because everyone learns a different way. What works for one may not work for another. My classes were M - Thursday 8:00 am to 5:30 pm. However they allowed me to come in every Friday and some weekends to get extra practice. They have I know of at least 5 tractor trailers and 2 driving simulator machines. The class was 6 weeks long but it took me 8 1/2 weeks. The school was great and I recommend it to anyone wanting to learn. I got my CDL A September 10th 2021. It's such a good feeling of accomplishment. I start my first job the first week in October 2021. There are at least 6 instructors Mike (super cool dude), Lynn (great lady that finally thought me to straight back), Ester (great lady very patient), Woody (super sweet guy very helpful), one fella I think his name was Doug (very military style or like a car salesman manager style/ boot camp trainer a little on the tough side) and last but certainly not least, in my opinion he is their best trainer by far and several other students approached me with the same observation is) GREG. I can't say enough good things about Greg, he was calm, patient very serious and professional in every sense of the word. He was extremely approachable and willing to go the extra mile to help you succeed. I believe Greg was definitely an asset to this school. Plus the big guy in charge upstairs Duke, another great asset to the school. So, if your trying to decide if paid CDL school is right for you, I hope this will help. Thanks for reading and best of luck to everyone! Happy trails!

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