Blog Posts Tagged with ‘cdl test’

Mastering the Pre Trip Inspection Test — Advice from C1 Graduates

The pre-trip inspection is a crucial part of attending CDL training and becoming a truck driver. But it can give many people difficulties due to the sheer number of items that need to be checked and memorized. Fortunately, it’s not as overwhelming as it may seem at first glance! Thousands of students who come through [...]

4 Survival Tips for the First Week of Trucking School

We’ve heard from C1 Directors about what the first week of class is like, but what about the experience from students’ perspective? The first week of class is crucial to eventually getting a Class A CDL, so it’s important to really utilize the time spent with the classroom instructor and your peers. Here are 4 [...]

The First Big Test — Getting the Class A CDL Permit

Beginning a new career can be nerve-wracking, and sometimes it’s difficult to know what to expect when you get into a classroom for the first time in a decade or more. Today, I’m going to give you some insight on the first big hurdle students will encounter at CDL training — passing the written tests [...]

A Truck Driving Job is in My Blood – Growing Up With Trucks

We often hear the phrase “trucking is in my blood” during and after CDL training. Many students have grown up with parents or relatives in the industry and want to follow in their footsteps and begin a truck driving job themselves. “Trucking is in My Blood” To many people this phrase could mean different things. [...]

Are You Going to Fail Your First CDL Test?

If you’re like many students at truck driving school, it’s been a long time since you’ve been in a classroom setting.  It could even be that the last time you took any type of true “test” was way back in high school – isn’t it crazy how time flies?  I don’t need to tell you [...]