Truck Driving Schools in Colorado (CO)

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) 2011 Data, the job outlook for truck drivers is favorable between 2010 and 2020, with an expected growth rate of 21 percent. For classification purposes, the BLS distinguishes between heavy or tractor-trailer truck drivers and light or delivery services truck drivers. According to the latest available data (May 2011), heavy truck drivers in Colorado earn a median wage of $19.80 per hour (median salary of $41,190 per year). Light truck drivers in Colorado earn a median wage of $16.13 per hour (median salary of $33,550 per year). To be a truck driver in Colorado, you may need a commercial driver's license (CDL) and a truck driving school in Colorado may prepare you to achieve this goal.

Truck driving schools in Colorado are located throughout the state with hotspots in Denver, Colorado Springs, Wheat Ridge, Pueblo, Fort Collins, and Grand Junction. Colorado truck driving schools may prepare you for the CDL tests and help you start your career in commercial truck driving. To obtain a CDL in Colorado, you must have a valid Colorado driver's license, be at least 18 years old (21 years old for interstate trucking) and pass both written and driving tests. Additional qualifications may be needed depending on the types of materials you wish to transportâ€"for example, to haul hazardous materials or to transport passengers. A truck driving school in Colorado will prepare you to pass these examinations.

Browse the featured Colorado truck driving schools below to find a trucking school near you.

Learn more about Colorado CDL requirements.

List of Colorado Truck Schools

AIT Truck Driver Training – Henderson

Address: 9239 Brighton Rd., Unit #201, Henderson, CO 80640
Phone: (303) 558-3152

Associated Training Services

Address: 3900 Hudson Mile Rd, Watkins, CO 80137
Phone: (800) 383-7364

Careers World Wide

Address: 35 Main St, Keenesburg, CO 80643
Phone: (800) 852-1243

CDL Certifiers Inc

Address: 2890 D Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81503
Phone: (970) 260-5136

CDL College

Address: 14800 Smith Rd, Aurora, CO 80011
Phone: (970) 812-0151

CDL College

Address: 6540 Washington Street, Denver, CO 80219
Phone: (303) 227-7841

CDL Safety School

Address: Bandimere Speedway, 2850 South Rooney Road, Morrison, CO 80465
Phone: (303) 910-1129

Colorado Transportation School LLC

Address: 7170 Dahlia St, Commerce City, CO 80022

Excel Driver Services

Address: 11900 W 44th Ave Ste 100, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
Phone: (303) 942-8002

Northern Colorado Truck Driving Academy

Address: 425 John Deere Dr. Suite #3, Fort Collins, CO 80524
Phone: (970) 690-8846

SAGE Truck Driving School – Grand Junction

Address: 2800 Printers Way, Grand Junction, CO 81506
Phone: (970) 257-7243

SAGE Truck Driving School – Henderson

Address: 10401 E. 102nd Ave, Unit A, Henderson, CO 80640
Phone: (303) 289-7243

Springs Truck Driving School

Address: 6550 Mark Dabling Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80919
Phone: (719) 338-1550

Stevens Transport – Keenesburg

Address: 35 S. Main Street, Keenesburg, CO 80643
Phone: (800) 333-8595

U.S. Truck Driving School

Address: 19825 Wigwam Rd, Pueblo, CO 81008
Phone: (800) 727-7364

United States Truck Driving School – Fountain

Address: 19825 Wigwam Road, Fountain, CO 80817
Phone: (800) 666-7364

United States Truck Driving School – Wheat Ridge

Address: 8150 W. 48th Ave., Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
Phone: (800) 727-7364
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