Transport Academy

Durham Transport Academy

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We specialize in training commercial driver license (CDL) drivers.

We aim to exceed the industry standard for vocational truck driver training and are committed to providing you with the best training possible. Truck driving has long been a coveted career for those who love to travel and who want to help their local communities as well as communities around the country. Without truck drivers, the United States is unable to function. Truck drivers provide restaurants with the ingredients they need to make food, stores with the merchandise they need to sell to customers, and thousands of other services that benefit your area and communities all over the US. If you are considering getting your CDL, look no further than Durham Transport Academy!

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If you are interested in getting your CDL, you are likely wondering if you qualify for our program. There are a few things that we require before you take our class:

  • Highschool diploma or GED

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Social security card

  • Proof of residency

  • You must pass the DOT physical and drug screen test

  • MVR must be free of these convictions in the last three years:

    • DUI

    • Hit and run

    • Careless and reckless driving

    • You must have no more than two DUIs in your lifetime

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What You Learn

During our four-week long, 160-hour long course, you will learn the ins and outs of driving commercial vehicles. From shifting gears to turn radius, CDL courses are similar to driving school. You will also learn the laws surrounding CDL drivers and how truck drivers are able to conduct themselves on state and interstate highways. Our course is one of the most comprehensive in the country and will more than adequately prepare you for a rewarding career in truck driving. If you have any questions about our course, reach out to us today!

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Why Choose Durham Transport Academy?

Durham Transport Academy is a family-owned and operated trucking company that specializes in not only providing transportation services, but also training others to do the same! As a minority and woman-owned business, we are committed to providing you with some of the best CDL training in the country. We are proud of the work that we do and bring that passion into the classroom. With over 12 years of experience in the industry and building up a successful transportation business, we bring more experience to the classroom than most CDL training services. You can trust us to provide you with training that is beneficial to you, helping you to start your truck driving career!

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Begin a New and Rewarding Career!

Truck driving is an incredibly rewarding career with a starting salary of $55,000 per year and the ability to move anywhere in the country. It is an incredibly flexible career and only goes up from where you start. If you are interested in starting your CDL career, reach out to us today! We look forward to working with you!

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