A 2 Z Trucking Academy



Do I need my learner’s permit prior to enrolling in the program?
NO – We get you ready for the learner’s 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 on 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 7:00 AM with NCDL and payment.

Does a criminal record disqualify me from the program?
No – Regardless of your 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 learner’s 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.

How old do I have to be to obtain a CDL License?

You must be at least 18 years old to hold a North Carolina CDL and drive a commercial vehicle within the state of North Carolina.
You must be at least age 21 to drive a commercial motor vehicle across North Carolina state lines, carry hazardous materials, or transport any passengers.

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 the 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.

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