Due to rapid growth for regional and dedicated drivers, Stevens Driving Academy of Texas, LP has partnered with Tampa Truck Driving School (TTDS) to recruit and train new truck drivers in Tampa, FL. TTDS has an excellent reputation, and offers outstanding hands on training. Our strategic partnership allows new drivers the opportunity to take advantage of employer based training while earning their Commercial Drivers License. Once on the road, the graduates of the TTDS program earn up to $50,000 in their first year and $70,000 in their third year.
By training at Tampa’s leading CDL training program, will place your professional driving career on the fast track. In addition to helping students receive their CDL, certified professional trainers teach new drivers the industry best practices to help them become the best and safest drivers on the road. Their students receive the time and attention needed to help them succeed during an intense three (3) week commercial driving school.
Our approved partner, Tampa Truck Driving School, starts a new training class every Monday. Classes are held Monday through Friday, and new drivers get a total of 165 hours of training time. After completing the program and obtaining your CDL, Stevens will pay for your transportation to our Headquarters in Dallas, Texas to attend orientation. All drivers are required to attend new hire orientation. Upon successful completion of orientation, you will become an employee of Stevens Transport and added to the professional driver payroll.
Our goal is to help you have a long lasting financially successful career as an award-winning professional driver at Stevens Transport.
In our highly reputable Over the Road Training Program, you are paired with a Driver Mentor and Trainer to receive 1-on-1 training. You will receive the most comprehensive training in the industry as you complete 240 hours behind the wheel, approximately five to six weeks. Your individualized training encompasses driving and navigating all 5 regions of the U.S. as you learn to haul time-sensitive, temperature-controlled commodities. You will earn a weekly salary while completing our intense truck driver training program. Participating in this safety centric training program will put your career on the road to success.
Upon completion of your Over the Road Training, you will be assigned your own equipment and will start being paid on a per mile basis. First year drivers have an average yearly income of $50,000 with third year drivers earning approximately $70,000. After completing the Over the Road Training Program, you can take your career in a variety of different directions including: Dedicated Driver, Regional Driver, Tanker Driver, Independent Contractor, or Owner/Operator.
Tampa Truck Driving School
8501-B Sabal Industrial Blvd
Tampa, FL 33619
Toll Free: 1-800-333-8595