Commercial trucking is a fast growing industry in the United States. As the need for more cargo transport rises, so does the need for new drivers. The state of Oklahoma has a number of training schools and programs available to aspiring truckers. Each offers different programs and payment options. Prospective students can investigate each school to find which is the right one for them.
The Redlands Center for Transportation Safety
The Redlands Center for Transportation Safety is a commercial truck driving training school in El Reno, Oklahoma. Part of The Redlands Community College, the Redlands Center for Transportation Safety offers provides training for commercial truck drivers license over the course of one or two semesters, with classes in Trucking Essential Knowledge, Safety and Maintenance, and Trip Planning, among others. The school does not offer job placement to graduates, but does have some financing options.
Redlands Center for Transportation Safety
1300 South Country Club Road
El Reno, OK 73036
Roadmaster Drivers School of Tulsa
Roadmaster Drivers School of Tulsa offers full-time and part-time commercial truck driver training classes. A commercial drivers license can be achieved in three to four weeks after taking such classes as truck safety, map reading and trip planning. Roadmasters also requires courses in truck operating basics such as backing, turning, hooking and driving. Roadmasters offers job placement upon graduation and tuition financing is available for students as well.