CDL Training & Truck Driving



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Why Truck Driving School?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, truck drivers held 1.9 million jobs in 2018 in the United States. Employment in the truck driving field is expected to grow over the next decade as well. Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers are expected to earn an average of $21.00/hour or $43,680 annually.

The types of employment opportunities that are available for graduates of the Truck Driving program include:

  • Long Haul Truck Drivers
  • Local Truck Drivers
  • Delivery Truck Drivers
  • Dump Truck Drivers
  • Van Drivers
  • Tractor-Trailer Drivers

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Why Choose Truck Driving School?

Truck driving jobs for those with a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) can be an exciting opportunity. Jobs can be local or cross-country, so if you’re looking to travel and meet interesting people, a career in truck driving might be the right choice for you.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, CDL truck drivers held 1.9 million jobs in 2018 in the United States. Employment in the truck driving field is expected to grow over the next decade as the demand for goods grows.

The types of employment opportunities that are available for graduates of the CDL Truck Driving program include, but aren’t limited to:

  • Long-Haul Truck Drivers
  • Local truck drivers
  • Delivery truck drivers
  • Dump truck drivers
  • Van drivers
  • Tractor-trailer drivers

Why Choose Rosedale Career College for Truck Driving Training?

We have been training vehicle technicians for over 70 years with an in-depth education provided by experienced instructors. Rosedale Tech’s 10-week CDL Truck Driving Program trains students in the areas of PM (Preventive Maintenance) and Vehicle Systems, Driving Operations and Safety, and Driving Skills.

Once students complete the CDL training program, our goal is to help them graduate and prepare to work in a rewarding career. We are proud to partner with local companies to help you find the right opportunity.

Gain Real Driving Experience

The Truck Driving program is operated out of Rosedale’s fully equipped facility, which houses trucks of various sizes and weights. Students can gain real driving experience utilizing the following:

  • 6 Freightliners (4 sleepers, 2 daycabs)
  • 3 International (sleepers)
  • 1 Volvo (daycab)
  • 1 45′ spread axle flatbed trailer
  • 7 Vans (2 – 48′, 4 – 53′ dry box units, and 1 – 53′ refrigerated unit)
  • Tractor trailer simulator – L3 Communications TranSimVS™ providing individuals with realistic, risk-free driving scenarios
  • Get Started with Rosedale Technical College

    Are you ready to learn more about CDL Truck Driving at Rosedale Tech? Schedule a tour to check out our facilities and find out how you can start a career that will always be in demand. Contact us to get started or get answers to any questions about our program, financial aid*, or the enrollment process. Be sure to check out our institutional grants to see if you are eligible for additional funding towards school.

    *Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

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