CAREER TRAINING RESOURCES
Helpful Information About Truck Driving Careers
Check out this selection of articles below to learn more about career choices and how to prepare for in-demand job opportunities.
CDL Training at Napier Works for Future Truckers
Are you ready to leap into a new career of truck driving? If you’ve never set foot behind the wheel of a tractor-trailer the thought of operating one is probably intimidating, especially since passing the CDL exam is the first stepping stone you must accomplish. Proper preparation is the key for success in any field and truck … Continue reading “Benefits of Enrolling in a Truck Driving School”
Looking at the Lifestyle of an OTR Driver
On the Road: Life as an OTR Truck Driver Life as an OTR truck driver can have its ups and downs. While there are benefits that make this the ideal career and lifestyle for some, there are also challenges that all who choose this job must face. Some of those challenges and benefits include: Living … Continue reading “Life as an Over the Road Truck Driver”
A Steady Career in the Trucking Industry
If you are looking for a steady career and a solid paycheck with benefits, commercial driving is definitely worth a hard look and thoughtful consideration. A Class A CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) enables the CDL holder to operate vehicles up to a gross weight of 26,000 pounds that include a hind portion gross weight over … Continue reading “4 Reasons Why You Should Get a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)”
The Steps to Take in Getting Your CDL
Making a decision to obtain an Ohio CDL or commercial driver’s license is an important step in opening up a wide range of career opportunities and providing a stable source of very good income for you and your family. If you are 18 years or older and already have a non-CDL drivers license, the following steps should be … Continue reading “Obtaining Your Commercial Driver’s License in Ohio”
From Student to Teacher in 12 months!
Congratulations to Napier alum, John Marion, who stopped by the school with his driver trainee! John received a grant through Ohio Means Jobs Butler County to attend Napier. He graduated in May 2016 and joined the team at Covenant Transportation Group. A year later and he is making awesome money working as a driver trainer … Continue reading “Napier Alum Becomes Driver Trainer”
We Love Seeing Your Success!
Big shout out to 2014 Napier grad Tristan Zanders who just landed a killer job at Saia LTL Freight! Tristan was fortunate enough to receive a WIOA grant through Ohio Means Jobs Hamilton County to obtain his CDL and has been trucking ever since. Saia offers excellent pay, daily home time, fantastic benefits and a … Continue reading “2014 Grad Lands Job at Saia LTL Freight”