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Find a truck driving school in your state and get on the road to a great career as a truck driver! School information, links to state DMV/DPS websites, CDL manuals, and more. Go to the Truck Driving Schools Directory and Guide.
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Whether you’re just curious about trucking in general, or you know you want to be a trucker and just need a little help getting there, well, that’s why this site was created! Trucking is a tough profession, even when you live the truck driving job, and have been doing it for a long time. But if you’re new, it’s even harder. If you’re already on the path, you may have figured this out already! There are many questions you’ll need answers to.
What’s a CDL? How do you get one? What’s a CDL mill? What tests do you need to take? How do you learn the material and pass the tests? Do you need to go to a truck driving school? What types of schools are out there, which kind should you attend, and how do you find a truck driving school? What if a trucking company offers “free” training? Is this a good idea? What type of driver do you want to be? How do you find a good driving job?
Don’t worry, we’re here to help! Browse the site using the navigation at the top to find all the information, answers, and resources you need.
If you’re already a truck driver, get familiar with the site. We have everything truckers need from trucking news, to information, entertainment, and much more. And if you just need to add an endorsement to your CDL, our practice tests are the best you’ll find online!
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Top Trucker News
Early Thursday, a truck driver with only 3 weeks experience missed his exit off I-71 and wound up in the small town of Mount Adams, Ohio. The driver ended up getting stuck there for many hours. First he hit a power pole and wires. Then a trash can. Finally, attempting to make a left turn
Who, would you say, is having a worse day here? The tow truck driver or the motorist who was in an accident and had her car overturn? At first, things are going fine as this car gets uprighted. But it doesn’t take long for things to go “downhill”.
In Kiev, Ukraine, an attempted stuntman-like theft of a semi at the back of the trailer went bad when the driver hit the brakes. Bam! Only the “skills” of the thieves allowed them to survive the ill-advised high-speed attempt. The following video is from the surveillance camera installed at the top of the back of
After a ferocious fire yesterday, I-85 was completely shut down in downtown Atlanta at the end of the evening rush hour. Black smoke spread throughout the city as the fire raged for about an hour before the bridge holding the northbound I-85 lanes collapsed. Fortunately, no drivers were injured as officials were able to clear
In the video below, the semi with the dashcam gets over into left lane because he sees flashing lights on the right shoulder up ahead. Several emergency vehicles are attending to an accident involving an RV and SUV on the right shoulder of the interstate. A Target tractor trailer and other 4-wheelers are up ahead
It was a great day to be alive for a truck driver after an incident early Wednesday morning near Edmonton in Alberta, Canada. He was hauling a flatbed load of pipes in heavy fog on Hwy 19. For some reason, he had to slam on the brakes, which caused several of the pipes to crash