As of February 7, 2022, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) regulations require all…
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Truck drivers are always in demand around the nation. In fact, our truck driver training programs are always in high demand which is a good thing since we have over 10,000 trucking companies nationwide in our job placement database all looking for great drivers.
The transport industry employs over five million truck drivers nationally and there is always room for more. Drivers are required for a variety of different jobs and vehicle types. These include:[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The types of vehicles used range from the basic flat top, covered or van type vehicles through to dump trucks of varying sizes and tractor trailers. The one thing most of these vehicles require is a specialized driving license call your ‘commercial drivers license’. These licenses are issued by state transport departments and require both written and practical assessments.
ATS Heavy Equipment Operator Schools deliver truck driver training programs that include both theory in the classroom and hands-on practical driving instruction in real trucks.
Classroom truck driver training includes Department of Transportation rules, safety and safe operation of equipment, Commercial Driver License regulations, logbooks, and hazardous materials. The practical component includes backing and other close quarter maneuvers as well as pre-trip inspections, coupling and uncoupling, and actual highway and city driving.
Our aim is to provide you with all the relevant training to ensure you have the best chance of passing your CDL assessment and becoming a successful truck driver – after all – your success is our success and we measure our success on our ability to deliver not just any truck driver – we deliver great truck drivers. Are you our next great truck driver?[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]