FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Do I need my learners permit prior to enrolling in the program?
NO – We get you ready for the learners permit during the classroom phase of our program.
Can I combine week and weekend schedules?
Yes – A2Z Trucking Academy will make every effort to customize a schedule to accommodate your personal needs.
Do I need a Drug Screen and DOT Physical prior to enrollment?
No – Those are done the first day of class and the cost is included in our price.
Do I need to complete an application or pay prior to enrolling?
No – Once you have decided to attend, just show up on any Monday morning or Saturday at 7:00AM with NCDL and payment.
Does a criminal record disqualify me from the program?
No – Regardless of you background, you will qualify for the training program if you possess a valid NCDL. As far as job placement, we work with carriers that will hire ex-offenders.
If I already have my learners permit, can I just take the driving phase of the program?
No – that is not allowed by DMV, to graduate from our program you need to complete a minimum of 160 hours.
As a female, am I a good candidate for the training?
Yes – Some of our BEST students are females. As far as job placement, one third of the nation’s drivers are female.
Will I have to be away from home for months at a time as a truck driver?
No – At A2Z Trucking Academy, we partner with a vast array of carriers that offer local, regional and long haul routes. These options are considered on a case by case basis with the strategy of coming up with the best career path for you.
When is payment due? Do you offer a payment plan?
Payment is due at time of enrollment. You can start with $1,000 down and pay $1,000 every 40 hours. We accept cash,credit cards and checks
What if I have never driven a manual transmission?
No Problem. Our team of experienced instructors can have you double clutching before you know it. We have over 20 years of experience. We have hundreds of successful graduates on the road today.
Is A2Z Trucking Academy a certified training provider?
Yes. A2Z Trucking Academy is a licensed training provider and third party tester certified by the North Carolina Department of Motor vehicles.