Get CDL Training in Portland and the surrounding areas.
Trucks are a crucial part of the U.S. economy, transporting close to 70 percent of freight every year, accounting for about $700 billion in manufactured and retail goods in the U.S., and another $500 billion in trade with Canada and Mexico. If you are interested in joining the ranks of the 3.5 million Commercial Drivers License (CDL) truckers in America, Western Pacific Truck School is the best CDL training Portland drivers choose to achieve their goals.
Go Commercial, Advance Your Career
A career in long-haul trucking requires a CDL, and the programs at Western Pacific Truck School provide the best CDL training Portland drivers can get. This kind of career may not be for everyone, but if you have decided that the opportunity to travel and contribute to the growth of the U.S. economy by transporting important items cross-country is the right career for you, we can help you achieve it.
Consumers and businesses throughout the country depend on truck drivers to deliver the items they use every day—books, food, electronics, office supplies, medical supplies, and more. The choice to join the trucking industry is a great career move.
We’re Committed to Student Success
At Western Pacific, we only enroll students who we believe can be placed in the job market, and we are pleased to report a 96% employment rate for our graduates. Our CDL training provides the skills you need to earn a good salary as a trucker hauling goods within your state, across the country, or even internationally to Canada and Mexico.
Discover the Opportunity for Growth
The American Trucking Associations (ATA) estimates that there is a shortage of 100,000 qualified truck drivers in the U.S., a shortage that is projected to grow to over 400,000 qualified CDL drivers in the next few years. Starting salaries are usually around $40,000, and can grow to $60,000 or more with experience, according to the ATA.
Contact Us for CDL Training Today.
If you’d like to find out more about what CDL training in Portland can do for you, call (888) 565-0203 or contact us today.