FAQ - Fact and Questions
Why should I choose Skyway Trucking School?
Since 1995 Skyway Trucking School has graduated thousands of students, and have placed majority of them in the trucking industry. Our class sizes are small; we take pride in our training, and treat our students just the way we want to be treated.
How long is your course?
Depending on your needs, you can choose between our 4 weeks (160 hours) or 11 weeks (440 hours) program.
Is financing available?
Yes, various financing programs are available; please call (877) 675-9929 for more details. We also accept all major credit cards.
Is job placement available?
Skyway Trucking School offers lifetime job placement assistance to its graduates. Our graduates are able to choose from the many local and long haul carriers that recruit from us. “Travel America’s Highway - Learn to drive with Skyway”.
Where are classes held?
Our Location is In Hesperia, CA
What opportunities do women have in trucking?
Demand for women drivers has never been greater, and many carriers are heavily focused on recruiting women drivers.
Will I have a Commercial Driver License (CDL) when I finish training?
Upon the completion of the program, Skyway Trucking School will take its students to the Department of Motor Vehicle's CDL regional testing site for the CDL drive test.
Can I just take a refresher class?
Refresher classes are one-on-one training, and designed based on an individual's needs. For more information please call (877) 675-9929.
My wife and I are interested, is there a demand for team drivers?
Yes, many carriers are looking for team drivers including husband/wife teams. This allows the carrier to move freight longer distances much faster.
What about the future of the trucking business?
The trucking industry has enjoyed nearly three decades of steady growth as our country has continued to streamline its product distribution systems. The other major transportation options for manufacturers either end at the coastlines or simply do not provide the timely and targeted reach that trucking provides. The major trucking companies are growing as the smaller ones struggle to compete. The Trucking Companies that we work with are all growing and have never had driver layoffs occur in their past.
What kind of pay can a truck driver expect to make?
There are several different categories of truck drivers: Local, Regional, Dedicated and Long Haul. Average first year SALARY OF UP TO $34,000 plus excellent benefits and retirement plans!
Can family members ride with truck drivers?
Virtually all trucking companies allow passengers to ride with their drivers, and some even allow you to bring your pet.
What kind of trucks does Skyway Trucking School use?
Skyway Trucking School has super-10 speed transmission conventional trucks with 28”, 48” & 53” foot trailers. Skyway also teaches double trailers skills.
CALL (877) 675-9929 NOW, AND GET ON THE ROAD TO SUCCESS. “Travel America’s Highway - Learn to drive with Skyway”.