Company-sponsored Schools In The Northeast

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MLA44's Comment
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ARE THERE COMPANY SPONSORED SCHOOLS IN THE NORTHEAST?

Matt S.'s Comment
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ARE THERE COMPANY SPONSORED SCHOOLS IN THE NORTHEAST?

Swift I know has one in Richmond, VA. I will be going to that one on November 24th. If you look at this page, Free Truck Driving Schools and Company-Sponsored CDL Training, you can get an idea of what's out there. Make a few phone calls and see what's close by to you.

CDL:

Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

A CDL is required to drive any of the following vehicles:

  • Any combination of vehicles with a gross combined weight rating (GCWR) of 26,001 or more pounds, providing the gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of the vehicle being towed is in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any single vehicle with a GVWR of 26,001 or more pounds, or any such vehicle towing another not in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any vehicle, regardless of size, designed to transport 16 or more persons, including the driver.
  • Any vehicle required by federal regulations to be placarded while transporting hazardous materials.
Sly48's Comment
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ARE THERE COMPANY SPONSORED SCHOOLS IN THE NORTHEAST?

How far NE? Prime has training out of Pittston, PA.

Brett Aquila's Comment
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Marc, the location of the school doesn't matter because they're going to give you a place to stay while you attend. All that matters is that the company hires from your area. If they do then you're good to go.

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