CDL Testing

Why Choose a Third-Party Testing Facility for Your CDL Test

Getting a CDL license is a monumental step towards a new truck driving career. Before you get that CDL license, however, it’s essential to pass a rigorous test. Many prospective commercial drivers use the DMV or a similar government office to take their test, but there might be some good reasons for choosing a third-party testing facility instead. […]

By |November 19th, 2018|CDL Testing|0 Comments

New Drivers: Stick with Your Starter Company!

Imagine: you’ve just gotten your first driving job with a company and you’re excited to start building your career! You’re already making your five and ten-year plans, and none of them involve staying with your current company for more than a year. You wouldn’t be alone; many new drivers move on to “greener pastures” after their first year. But what if you decided to stick with your starter company past that initial year?
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By |October 8th, 2018|CDL Testing, Truck driving, Trucking Industry|0 Comments

Physical Exams are a Must for CDL Drivers

Congrats! You have joined drivers across the country who have found their calling in the trucking industry. You passed your training and the driving test, so you’re all set, right? Not exactly. There are still a few things you need to see to before you get in the driver’s seat of a commercial vehicle. One of those things is a DOT physical to guarantee that your health is good and you’re safe to be on the road.  […]

By |September 17th, 2018|CDL Testing|0 Comments

Retirees: Have You Considered Truck Driving?

Did you know that roughly 70% of workers plan to find a second career after they retire? Many people choose to work after they leave their first career for financial reasons. However, there is also a large number of people who choose to keep working to keep their mind sharp. Truck driving can be a great second career option! Find out the benefits of working as a commercial truck driver and get started with Apex CDL today!  […]

By |August 13th, 2018|CDL Testing, CDL Training, Truck driving|0 Comments

3 Signs of the Right Truck Driving School

A career in truck driving is a great path that more people are choosing. Selecting the right truck driving school can be essential for your success. Unfortunately, there are some schools that try to take advantage of their students. They charge high entrance fees, have horrible graduation rates, and make no guarantee of future success. There are several signs you need to keep in mind to ensure that you make the right choice when choosing your truck driving school. Here’s the test we recommend to ensure you’re selecting the right school for you!

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By |August 6th, 2018|CDL Testing, CDL Training, Truck driving|0 Comments

More Than a CDL: Endorsements and Restrictions

Once you’ve passed your CDL program, you’re ready to start gaining the experience you need to build your career! Did you know that there are additional tests you can take to get endorsements on your CDL? We’ve compiled some of the ways in which you can enhance your CDL qualifications. […]

By |June 25th, 2018|CDL Testing, CDL Training|0 Comments

3 Things You Need to Know Before Getting Your CDL

Companies are always hiring for professional CDL truck drivers. If you’ve always been interested in trucking or just want a career to support your family without going to a university, this may be the right place for you. However, before you can begin working you must have training and pass your licensing exam. We have three great tips to think about before you begin. […]

By |February 26th, 2018|CDL Testing, CDL Training|0 Comments

Oversize Load Driving: What You Need to Get On the Road

Before you begin on the path to becoming an oversize load driver, you will want to enroll in trucking school. This will help you be more successful and comfortable hauling an oversize load. There are some basic regulations that apply to people who wish to become an oversize load driver. However, each state’s department of motor vehicles reserves the right to create its own set of rules to follow. […]

By |December 4th, 2017|CDL Testing, CDL Training, Truck driving|0 Comments

What You Need to Know About CDL Drug Testing

When it comes to CDL drug testing, there are some things you need to know. For example, you need to know why the industry requires truck driving drug tests. You also want to know the rules that you must follow. Having this information makes it easier for you to remain compliant and protect your CDL. […]

By |September 8th, 2016|CDL Testing, Truck driving|0 Comments

Free Truck Driving School? Why You Shouldn’t Bite

Although it might be tempting to answer an ad for free truck driving school, it isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Legitimate CDL training doesn’t require you to jump through hoops in exchange for complimentary instruction. In fact, it’s the complete opposite. CDL training gives you the tools that you need to drive a commercial truck safely. […]

By |August 9th, 2016|CDL Testing|0 Comments