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.
Here's Some New Reading Material
Truckers are a unique breed in an industry that is vital to the health of the country. While you probably have buddies that you can talk shop with, there are other perspectives out there! Find new opportunities for career development, regulations coming down the pipeline — or even just for a few laughs. Blogs are the … Continue reading “New to trucking? Here are some great blogs!”
What You Need to Know Before Fido Hits the Road
For some truckers, the only thing better than being out on the open road is having their pets along for companionship. Luckily for these drivers, there are several trucking companies that allow pets, though drivers must ask about any restrictions. Drivers should also plan properly before bringing their beloved companions along for the long haul. Restrictions on … Continue reading “Professional Truck Driving with Pets!”
Napier is Ready For You to Join our Family!
If you are looking for a commercial driver’s license, the best truck driving school Cincinnati has to offer is Napier Trucking School. The allure of a trucking career is no mystery. Travel, a reliable and valuable job, and a great pay scale are all draws for the long-distance trucking industry. With over 10,000 trained students, … Continue reading “The Best Truck Driving School Cincinnati Has to Offer”
Thanks to the Montgomery County (Dayton) WIOA Dislocated Worker Program, Napier Truck Driving School now has access to grant money that helps laid-off workers obtain new jobs with comparable wages. This grant provides eligible students with the tuition assistance needed to enroll for training to obtain a Class A CDL in order to start a … Continue reading “WIOA Dislocated Worker Program”
Commercial truck carriers and manufacturers will have access to federal funds this year to use towards clean diesel projects and improving air quality. The United States Environmental Protection Agency announced in April that they were releasing as much as $20 million in grants over the next year to be used to establish clean diesel projects … Continue reading “EPA releases grants for cleaner trucking systems”
The Penalty for Cell Phone Use Behind the Wheel
That next phone call from behind the wheel of a commercial truck could be a costly one as a new federal ban on cellphone use by truckers goes into effect on Jan. 3. “When drivers of large trucks, buses and hazardous materials take their eyes off the road for even a few seconds, the outcome … Continue reading “New Restrictions for Commercial Truck Drivers”