The trucking industry across the US is looking for good drivers all the time. There are many good opportunities for truck drivers in Louisiana a swell. With 27 Louisiana CDL training schools to choose from, it is important to check out the different programs. Technical and Community colleges offer degrees for training as diesel mechanics and truck driving. Look for programs which have small class sizes so that personalized instruction is available.
Like every state in the US, drivers have to be at least 18 years old before they can apply. Applicants have to pass a written as well as driving test before they can get apply for any one of the Louisiana truck driving jobs. Average salaries for truck drivers in Louisiana are $39,500 and diesel mechanics can make $40,000 and above.
The average tuition costs are $6500 for the truck driving course. Tuition loans and scholarships of up to 50% are available to deserving students. Look at schools which offer programs appropriate for the type of license you need. A truck driving training course lasts about 8 weeks to complete, depending on time spent studying and the type of license one is applying for.
There are 3 classes of license that one can pick for certification. Students can apply for loans or scholarships to get through the program.
Louisiana truck driving companies are always looking to hire qualified drivers. Statistics indicate a 17% increase in jobs for truck drivers.
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Thomas Truck Driving School
259 Dixie Road
Franklin, Louisiana 70538
Ashleyyy Driving School
1290 Front Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70089
Coastal Truck Driving School
2419 I 49 Service Road South
Sunset, Louisiana 70584
Louisiana Technical College Delta Ouachita Campus
609 Vocational Parkway
West Monroe, Louisiana 71292
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