You’ve finished your Class A CDL training and are ready to hit the road. Or at least you think you’re ready. Make sure you’re prepared for the road ahead by having these essential supplies! This ultimate shopping list for new truck drivers will set you up for success. BASIC TRUCKING SUPPLIES Water. You’ll get thirsty … Continue reading “Shopping List “Must-Haves” For Every New Driver”
You know you are joining the right job when the people who have been doing it a long time still seem to really enjoy their work. The same is true in the trucking industry. You’ll hear road warriors telling stories of the places they’ve been and the things they’ve accomplished with a sense of great … Continue reading “What do experienced drivers like about the job?”
As you consider starting a new career in trucking, income is an important factor you’ll need to think about. Exactly how much money can I expect to earn in my first year as a driver? How much will that increase throughout my career as I gain experience? What benefits can I expect to receive in … Continue reading “How much do truck drivers make?”
Going on the road for the first time as an over-the-road truck driver can be a breeze with proper preparation. If you’re preparing to go on the road for the first time, or are considering trucking as your career choice, here are some steps you can take to ensure that you’re ready to hit the road! … Continue reading “Starter Kit For New Truck Drivers”
While attending truck driver training school at DriveCo CDL Learning Center, you will meet with several trucking companies looking to hire new drivers. Whether you are interested in local, regional, or national (over-the-road – OTR) driving, you will want to make sure you know what each carrier has to offer before you sign a contract. Finding … Continue reading “50 Questions Every Driver Should Ask Their Recruiters”
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Did you know that getting your Class A CDL will allow you to operate more than just than a standard semi? The exciting thing about trucking is that you will be able to drive vehicles of different sizes and weights, which each serve their own purpose. Explore the different vehicles you can operate with your … Continue reading “Different Truck Classifications for a Class A CDL”