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Sunderland hauliers, taxi drivers and driving instructors plead for government support as petrol prices soar

This week has seen record pump prices across the region, with average prices for diesel reaching £1.76 a liter and petrol at £1.65. Less than two years ago the cost of petrol fell to just over £1 a litre, due to reduced demand following the Covid lockdown. The world price of crude oil was already […]

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List of Code 14 2022 Learning Opportunities, Engine of Learning

Job opportunities for drivers have become so competitive and they require so much more than just having a driver’s license. For transport and logistics companies that are hiring, this is part of the requirement to have on-the-job training to acquire the required skills in this field. One of the main requirements is learning Code 14. […]

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Driving Their Destiny: More Women Are Entering the Trucking Industry

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD) – One demographic group is entering the trucking industry at an increasing rate – women. While breaking into a once male-dominated profession has presented some challenges, that hasn’t stopped these women and their drive from rising to the top of the trucking industry. Regina Robinson said she drives her destiny. She […]

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Truck driving program created by Moraine Park, Kreilkamp

article Moraine Park Technical College and Kreilkamp Trucking in Allenton have joined forces to create the Wisconsin Regional Truck Driving Academy – a career opportunity to help address labor shortages. “We want to provide people with opportunities because right now there are more loads available than there are truck drivers, so while this directly benefits […]

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Driving instructors blast new traffic laws as ‘recipe for disaster’ with new cycling rules causing ‘chaos’

DRIVING instructors have slammed the new traffic laws – calling it a ‘recipe for disaster’. The new set of rules considers road users who can do the most harm, with their vehicle bearing the greatest responsibility in a bid to reduce the danger to others. 2 Driving instructors say new cycling rules will cause chaosCredit: […]

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Truck driver training program launched at Middleton High School

The simulator training was designed specifically for high school students after the age requirement to drive a truck was lowered nationwide. MIDDLETON, Idaho — The Idaho Trucking Association introduced its new simulation training program Wednesday at Middleton High School, the first of many planned stops for schools across Idaho. Simulator training was designed specifically for […]

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Tell Heads of State to Support Funding for Phipps Bend TCAT Truck Driving School | Rogersville

I’ve been telling friends for months that if this job as editor of the Rogersville Review doesn’t work out, I’ll go to truck driving school. I may be half-joking in saying this, but seriously, I considered truck driving school a viable back-up plan if I ever found myself out of a job. It’s a really […]

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Midwest Truck Driving School is hosting an open house with Schneider on Thursday

ESCANABA, Mich. (WLUC) — The U.S. Census indicates there are approximately 3.5 million truck drivers in the United States, making it one of the most popular career choices. Yet in October, the American Transportation Research Institute said driver shortages topped the list of industry concerns for the fifth straight year. To help spark more interest […]

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FleetForce Truck Driving School, Winter Haven | Business Observer

Society: FleetForce Truck Driving School Tra Williams, owner and CEO of FleetForce Truck Driving School in Winter Haven, is on the front lines of the supply chain crisis that has unfolded amid the pandemic. Bottlenecks and delays at the country’s ports have been exacerbated by a nationwide shortage of truck drivers. But Williams, 48, who […]

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Big trucks, bigger obstacles: Driving school instructor says it’s time to invest in the next generation

Jim Campbell, director of operations and instructor at the eastern branch of the Ontario Truck Driving School, including their location in Niagara-on-the-Lake, says it’s now easier to become a truck driver due to the sheer number jobs that were cut in the field during the pandemic. David Roshat remembers the first time he drove a […]

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Trucker Driving School Enrollment Rises Amid Trucker Shortage

DUNCAN, SC (WSPA) – With truckers leaving the industry and the economy expanding, it has created a shortage of drivers across the country. 7NEWS spoke with a local trucking school about enrollment trends and what’s going on to get your commercial driver’s license. When you see trucks on the road you know the things you […]

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Trucker driving school enrollment increases due to shortage of truckers

DUNCAN, SC (WSPA) – With truckers leaving the industry and the economy expanding, it has created a shortage of drivers across the country. 7NEWS spoke with a local trucking school about enrollment trends and what’s going on to get your commercial driver’s license. Mazda Toyota Manufacturing offers significant signing bonus for hourly employees When you […]

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Increase in truck driving school enrollment due to shortage of truck drivers

DUNCAN, SC (WSPA) – With truckers leaving the industry and the economy expanding, it has created a shortage of drivers across the country. 7NEWS spoke with a local trucking school about enrollment trends and what’s going on to get your commercial driver’s license. When you see trucks on the road you know the things you […]

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Tulsa Truck Driving School works to help solve driver shortage

The nationwide shortage of truckers has led to a new demand for a secure spot on CDL training courses. Some local Tulsa training centers are responding to this need as quickly as possible. The American Trucking Association says that the United States is currently short of approximately 80,000 truck drivers, causing shipping delays for businesses. […]

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Colorado Truck Driving School Sold to Private Equity Backed Company | Business

A private equity-backed Virginia company has acquired the United States Truck Driving School, which operates campuses in Fountain and Wheat Ridge, with the intention of expanding its job placement program for veterans. Alexandria, Va.-based TransForce Group, majority-owned by Palladium Equity Partners, purchased the school Oct. 18 for an undisclosed price and will operate it under […]

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Polk County Truck Driving School offers tuition-free training

WINTER HAVEN, Fla .– Supply chain issues highlight the need for truck drivers. Reynaldo Saez is about to complete his training at FleetForce Truck Driving School in Winter Haven. “Right now, with the opportunities in the trucking industry and the money that can be made, I thought it was the best time,” Saez said. The […]

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Amid Shortage, Polk County Truck Driving School Offers Tuition-Free Training

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (WFLA) – A new program at a Polk County truck driving school aims to quell a growing driver shortage. The problem is compounded amid supply chain and worker shortages this holiday season. “I hope as busy as possible. That’s what I’m in there for, it’s the hours and keeping busy,” said Rory […]

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The Transforce group finalizes the acquisition of the truck driving school in the United States

ALEXANDRIA, Va., November 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — TransForce Group, a leader in the transportation and logistics industry, has purchased the United States Truck Driving School (USTDS) in denver and Colorado Springs, Colorado. The sale has been finalized October 18, 2021. TransForce Group is majority-owned by a subsidiary of Palladium Equity Partners, LLC, a private equity […]

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Groupe Transforce finalizes the acquisition of a truck driving school in the United States | State

ALEXANDRIE, Virginia, 23 November 2021 / PRNewswire / – TransForce Group, a leader in the transportation and logistics industry, purchased the US Truck Driving School (USTDS) in the United States in Denver and Colorado Springs, Colorado. The sale has been finalized October 18, 2021. TransForce Group is majority owned by a subsidiary of Palladium Equity […]

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Truck driving school at Phipps Bend TCAT could start as early as January | Rogersville

A long-awaited truck driving school on the Tennessee College of Applied Technology campus in Phipps Bend, which has been planned since before the pandemic began, could begin offering classes as early as January. The proposed truck driving school at Phipps Bend is highly anticipated and is expected to attract a large number of prospective students […]

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Triad Truck driving schools keen to train new drivers

As supply chain issues continue to strain the system, Piedmont Triad educators are working to be part of the solution: getting more truckers on the road. At the Yadkin Center at Surry Community College in Yadkinville, instructors help train the next generation of truck drivers. The truck driver training program consists of 384 hours of […]

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California Truck Driving School Sees Nearly 20% Annual Enrollment Growth

INGLEWOOD – One recent afternoon, Tina Singh watched nearly a dozen students at a suburban Los Angeles truck driving school back up their training vehicles into parking lots. Many had never used a manual transmission before. “It’s an exciting time to be a truck driver right now because there is so much demand for drivers,” […]

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Opening of a new truck driving school in Oxford | News

OXFORD — One of the unique aspects of the trucking industry that Regal Driving Academy hopes to capitalize on is the short-term nature of on-the-job training. “I can take you in 16 days from anywhere you are right now to a $70,000-a-year job,” said Eric Christiansen, COO of Regal Driving Academy. “All you have to […]

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Upcoming Truck Driving School at SCC Laurel Campus; Driving Christmas Light Show at Camp Feltner 4-H | Local news

A new event receives funding from the London Tourism Commission for a Christmas celebration as a new truck driving program arrives at Somerset Community College’s Laurel campus. Paula Thompson, executive director of the London-Laurel Economic Development Authority, spoke about a new program for truck drivers through Somerset Community College. “Existing businesses continue to grow and […]

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High demand for driving school instructors: expert reveals how to qualify

THE UK is experiencing a shortage of driving instructors alongside truck drivers and prison guards. The Confederation of Recruitment and Employment (REC) says driving instructors are one of the most in-demand roles, due to a backlog of tests, Bill Plant driving school shared his top tips to start : Tom Hixon, Instructor Support Manager at […]

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A truck driving school is trying to put drivers on the road due to a shortage of truckers

“I’m going to teach them how to kick things up a bit today,” said Andre Wesson as he got behind the wheel. Wesson is a driving instructor at United Truck Driving School in Mission Valley. A year ago, this job was not in Wesson’s plans, but the pandemic hit and he saw the need for […]

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Truck Driving School Career Fair & Birthday Party, Community & Invited Graduates – The Bee – The Buzz in Bullhead City – Lake Havasu City – Kingman – Arizona – California

Truck Driving School Career Fair and Birthday Party, Community and Graduates Invited MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College partner Phoenix Truck Driving School has been located on the Neal – Kingman campus for almost a year and the school is now celebrating its anniversary with a career fair. The school again invites all of its […]

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Truck driving school in York sees student numbers rise

DRIVERS ARE SO IN DEMAND. AYOK DRIVING A TRUCK I NOT EASY BUT FOR DRIVERS WITH DVERI JOBS ARE IN DEMAND SHELLEY TRUCK DRIVING SCHOOL IN NEW YORK HAS SEEN A GROWTH IN STUDENTS LOOKING FOR CDLS. THERE ARE NOT ENOUGH DRIVERS TO PUT TOO MANY DRIVERS IN TRUCKS. DRIVING SCHOOL SYSTEMS CONSIDER THE PERSPECTIVE […]

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Redding Truck Driving School Sees Rise in Job Openings | Local

REDDING California – Across the country, there is a shortage of major rig drivers to transport goods from distributor to stores. At American Career Training, staff reported having more truck driver openings than student truck drivers. American Career Training deputy director Jared Tilley said the pandemic is increasing demand for truck drivers and companies are […]

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Drive Forward: East Texas Students Go To Truck Driving School

Trucking companies are offering high salaries and signing bonuses to attract drivers and reverse a long-standing driver shortage TYLER, Texas — Groceries, fireworks, gasoline and almost everything Americans want during the summer are going up in price, in part because there aren’t enough truckers to move everything. The pandemic has accelerated this longstanding problem, so […]