If you’re interested in starting a new career in the trucking industry, but not sure if you can cover the cost, we have good news for you! There are many starter companies offering to pay you to train and work for them after graduating.
What Makes a Great Starter Company for CDL School Graduates?
- An ample number of miles are given to each driver.
- The cpm rate is fair.
- Driver turnover is low.
- New drivers stay with the company and complete their training.
- CDL training lasts an appropriate amount of time.
- Training meets all industry standards and requirements.
Some of these attributes may seem like no-brainers, but it’s important to thoroughly evaluate a company that offers training to make sure you’re not going to be ripped off.
Benefits for CDL Training School Graduates
Once you’ve completed a program through a starter company, you can enjoy a multitude of benefits including:
- Zero training cost.
- Guaranteed employment.
- Hands-on experience.
The Fine Print
You will be expected to stay with the starter company for a previously agreed upon period of time before you begin your training, typically for one year. Should you need to quit position this period of time is up, you will have to pay back the training expenses.
Starter companies are a great way for truck driving school students and graduates to pay for CDL training and start earning a paycheck behind the wheel as soon as possible. For more information about starter companies and to apply for contract CDL training, call 1-800-TRUCKER (1-800-878-2537) or fill out our application form today!