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Why Become A Truck Driver?

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The demand for truck drivers is growing! If you are looking for an exciting new career with great demand, earnings potential, many with benefits and job stability, commercial driving is a career for you. JTL Truck Driver Training’s program prepares you to be a safe entry level driver. You will have the knowledge and skills required to begin your new career. We cover information you need to become a successful truck driver in our 160 hour course so you can get on the road and start making money…

 

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Career Outlook

In Nebraska alone, an estimated job rate growth of 15% is expected throughout 2022* and many other states report similar statistics. Check out these resources for more info:

  • The median annual wage for heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers was $40,260 in May 2015 (in NE). (source)
  • Employment of heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers is projected to grow 5 percent from 2014 to 2024. (in NE) (source)
  • Job prospects for heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers with the proper training and a clean driving record are projected to be very good. (source)
  • Many truck drivers are expected to retire in the coming years, creating even more job opportunities. (source)
  • Transportation is projected to add 417,000 net jobs from 2012 to 2022 due to industry growth. Heavy truck drivers account for one-third of the projected total job openings among the top 20 transportation occupations. (source)
  • Trucking has the largest number of projected job openings from 2012 to 2022. Combining growth and separations, over 2 million openings will need to be filled nationwide. (source)
  • *Net Job Growth Rate of 15% in trucking expected from 2012 to 2022 in Nebraska. (source)

There is no better time to invest in yourself than now

Invest in a brighter future for yourself. Get started now and be an experienced pro in no time!

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Welcome Veterans

Your service is valued in the professional trucking industry! Learn about the transition from the military and how we can help you on your path to success.

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/

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Get Pre-Hired If Qualified

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JTL Truck Driver Training works with many reputable over the road companies including Hill Brothers, Werner, Schneider, TMC, US Xpress, KEIM, and others. Our students are also hired by many local companies in the Omaha area. This allows our students to have several options to choose the type of driving job and the company they would like to work for.

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what do our grads think...

  • “I truly enjoyed my time at JTL. I’m very grateful for the people I met and the time and professionalism that was shown at all times. I would recommend JTL to anyone.”

    Daniel - 08-13-2020

  • “I feel like everything was well planned and executed. The staff is great to work with, fun, and professional! Overall great people and an awesome program!”

    Cecil - 08-13-2020

  • “Incredible experience. I will miss it. Keep up the great work!”

    Michael - 08-21-2020

  • “The teaching was great as well as the staff. Deborah is amazing at her job and helped me all the way from Japan. All were professional and very patient. Great school to attend.”

    Ryan - 08-21-2020

  • “Thank you to the president and your staff for having a positive attitude and believing in me. Very educated, smart instructors.

    Joshua - 08-21-2020

  • “I feel like it was great! Way better than I expected! The Best! More than Amazing!
    Thank you Guys!”

    Kenneth - 08-21-2020

  • ““Great experience, I’m so glad that I decided to learn to drive a semi through school and even more glad that I chose JTL. ”

    Juan JTL Graduate - 03-25-2016

Our Qualified Instructors Make You a Safer, Better Driver

“Certified Master Level” instructors by the CVTA, and licensed by the Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles.

Carefully selected for their communication skills, patience, hands on knowledge, and experience.

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Professional Driver Field Training

You’ll train in the types of situations you’ll face as a professional driver by getting experience with heavy traffic, tough turns, lane changes, and more.

Classroom CDL Training

Our classroom training won’t just prepare you to pass your exams – It also trains you for real world situations and gets you ready for a career as a truck driving professional.

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