Illinois Truck Driving Schools

Eligibility for undertaking Truck Driver training in Illinois

The person or applicant must be 18 years old. Not each and every Driving school will accept the admissions to take part in the training session. The schools will even look after the capability of the applicant as they were offering job placement after the completion of the course. There are few schools which wouldn’t be able to provide you the placement after the completion of the course and at the most they would be looking out to take money from the applicants for their training fees.

How to choose a truck driving school in Illinois

There are many truck driving schools in Illinois and each individual school has it’s own set of programs, rules and instruction in training new applicants. Good and bad stays in business, it is the one who needs to decide whether to proceed to that particular trucking school or not.

  • Never proceed further to schools that provide a cheaper rate.
  • Do not move on to the advertisement boards that say free Truck driving classes. That’s up to an individual to choose whether to move into it or not. These are the one who tie up contract with trucking companies and make you sign on contract that states work with no payment for a certain period.
  • Opt for schools who help the students to get their sponsors and scholarship. Look at schools which do provide lodging and food during training.
  • Schools should have professional training teachers with a good experience and should look after the schools who provide 100% job placement after completion of the course.

How does it work?

The training, usually carries for a month or 45 days with successive time intervals which depend on the training school. The training combines with class and hands on experience on the wheel as per the rules in CDL. On a successful completion of training, the student is ready to get the required test for individual Class of license that might be a Class A, Class B or Class C from CDL.

Types of CDL License:

Class A CDL: Truck weighing of 25,000 pounds and 10,000 pound trailer are been towed. Need to have an experience on Class B CDL for a year or more. The vehicles that include in it are tow trucks, tractor trailers, buses and cargo containers.

Class B CDL: Truck weighing more than 25,000 pounds and an attachable cargo of less than 10,000 pounds. The trucks that include in Class B CDL are Dump trucks, Delivery trucks, tow trucks and utility trucks.

The average tuition fee in trucking driving schools of Illinois is 4950 dollars and may change according to the school.

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List of Illinois Truck Driving Schools

Star Truck Driving School

700 Larson Lane
Bensenville, Illinois 60106
Phone Number: 630-238-0330

Truck Train Driving School

5240 West 47th
Berwyn, Illinois 60402
Phone Number: 708-563-2200

Mack Truck Training School

7420 Richards Rd
Bridgeview, Illinois 60455
Phone Number: 708-499-1998

Spoon River College Truck Driver Trg

23235 N County 22
Canton, Illinois 61520
Phone Number: 309-647-4645

Kaskaskia College Truck Driver Trg

27210 College Rd
Centralia, Illinois 62801
Phone Number: 800-642-0859

Academia Truck Driving School

2249 W. 47th Place
Chicago, Illinois 60609
Phone Number: 773-257-7476

Alamo Truck Driving School

5264 West 47th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60638
Phone Number: 708-793-5511

American Truck Driving School

3333 West Arthington Street
Chicago, Illinois 60624
Phone Number: 773-826-0545

Blue Horizon Driving School

5926 S. Pulaski
Chicago, Illinois 60629
Phone Number: 773-735-1199

DTS Truck Driving School

2843 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60618
Phone Number: 773-772-3870

Mid-City Truck Driving Academy

6740 W. Belmont Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60634
Phone Number: 773-725-3000

Professional Truck Driver Trg

12655 S Doty Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60633
Phone Number: 773-646-0066

Prairie State College Truck Driver Trg

202 South Halsted
Chicago Heights, Illinois 60411
Phone Number: 708-709-3793

Prestige Driving School Inc.

5442 s.Archer
Chicago, Illinois 60638
Phone Number: 773-838-1770

Star Truck Driving School

3435 S Cicero Ave
Cicero, Illinois 60650
Phone Number: 708-222-0123

Star Truck Driving School-Stellar Consulting

3435 South Cicero Avenue
Cicero, Illinois 60804
Phone Number: 708-222-0123

C.D.L. Trg Services

2202 Kickapoo Rd
Danville, Illinois 61834
Phone Number: 217-477-7041

Richland Cc Truck Driver Trg

One College Park
Decatur, Illinois 62521
Phone Number: 217-875-7211

Lake Land College Truck Driver Trg

305 Richmond Ave
East Mattoon, Illinois 61938
Phone Number: 217-235-1288

Franklin College Truck Driving School

113 East Washington Street
East Peoria, Illinois 61611
Phone Number: 309-694-4754

Franklin College Truck Driving School

3443 N Main St
East Peoria, Illinois 61611
Phone Number: 309-694-3295

Elgin Cc Truck Driver Trg

1700 Spartan Dr
Elgin, Illinois 60123
Phone Number: 847-697-1000

Commercial Truck Driving School

135 N Addison Ave
Elmhurst, Illinois 60126
Phone Number: 630-941-1361

Professional Truck Driver School

579 N West Ave
Elmhurst, Illinois 60126
Phone Number: 630-833-4049

Highland Cc Truck Driver Trg

206 South Galena Ave. Suite 110
Freeport, Illinois 61032
Phone Number: 815-232-1362

Highland Community College/Premier CDL

2998 W Pearl City Rd
Freeport, Illinois 61032
Phone Number: 815-599-3418

Southeastern Illinois College Truck Driver Trg

3575 College Rd
Harrisburg, Illinois 62946
Phone Number: 618-252-6376

Star Truck Driving School - Hickory Hills

7701 W. 95th Street
Hickory Hills, Illinois 60457
Phone Number: 708-233-0303

Eagle Training Services Inc

9182 Pyott Road Lake
Hills, Illinois 60156
Phone Number: 847-854-3218

Rend Lake College Truck Driver Trg

RR 1
Ina, Illinois 62846
Phone Number: 618-437-5321

Truck Driving School Inc

2075 Oak Leaf Street
Joliet, Illinois 60436
Phone Number: 815-725-8501

Black Hawk College Truck Driver Trg

1501 State Hwy 78
Kewanee, Illinois 61443
Phone Number: 309-852-5671

Kishwaukee College Truck Driver Training

21193 Malta Road
Malta, Illinois 60150
Phone Number: 815-825-2086

Best Way Truck Driving School

8501 West 191 St #44
Mokena, Illinois 60448
Phone Number: 708-720-3459

Star Truck Driving School

1250 US Highway 34
Oswego, Illinois 60543
Phone Number: 630-236-7200

Illinois Central College Truck Driver Trg

115 SW Adams St
Peoria, Illinois 61602
Phone Number: 309-694-8555

National Association of Publicly Funded Truck Driving schools

c/o John Wood Community College
1301 South 48th Street
Quincy, Illinois 62301
Phone Number: 217-224-5362

Triton College Truck Driver Trg

2000 N 5th Ave
River Grove, Illinois 60171
Phone Number: 708-456-0300

Eagle Training Services Inc

3814 11th Street
Rockford, Illinois 61109
Phone Number: 815-229-2954

Shawnee Cc Truck Driver Trg

RR 1 Box 53
Ullin, Illinois 62992
Phone Number: 618-634-2242

ATS Truck Driving School

28307 N. Main St.
Wauconda, Illinois 60084
Phone Number: 847-526-1899

J & B Truck Training Inc.

PO Box 194
Yorkville, Illinois 60560

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