Truck Driving Schools in Utah (UT)

The job outlook for truck drivers between 2010 and 2020 is considered favorable by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The BLS classifies truck drivers into two basic categories: heavy / tractor-trailer truck drivers and light / delivery services truck drivers. Utah heavy truck drivers earn a median hourly wage of $19.85 as of May 2011 (latest available data). This equates to a median annual salary of $41,280. Utah light truck drivers earn a median hourly wage of $14.55 (median annual salary of $30,270). There are 26,600+ truck drivers in Utah; a truck driving school may get you started on the path to becoming one of them.

Truck driving schools in Utah are located throughout the state with hotspots in Salt Lake City, Provo, Price, Cedar City and West Valley City. Utah truck driving schools may provide you with the training needed to obtain your commercial driver's license (CDL). To obtain a CDL in Utah, applicants must be at least 18 years old (21 years old to transport materials across state lines) and have a valid driver's license. CDL applicants must then pass a written exam and a skills test, which includes a vehicle inspection, a basic control test, and a on-road driving test. 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. Utah truck driving schools will prepare you to pass these examinations.

To locate a truck driving school in Utah, see the list of featured trucking schools below.

Learn more about Utah CDL requirements.

List of Utah Trucking Schools

Bridgerland Applied Technology College

Address: 1410 N 1000 W, Logan, UT 84321
Phone: (435) 753-6780

C.R. England – Salt Lake City

Address: 4701 West 2100 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84120
Phone: (800) 356-5046

CDL Training Center – Ogden

Address: 2041 Lincoln Avenue, Ogden, UT 84401
Phone: (385) 202-6514

CDL Training Center – Salt Lake City

Address: 3612 W. 2100 S., Salt Lake City, UT 84120
Phone: (385) 202-6514

Mountain West Commercial Driving School

Address: 9097 S Sunrise Circle, Sandy, UT 84093
Phone: (801) 541-6015

SAGE Truck Driving School – Sandy

Address: 219 West 9000 South, Sandy, UT 84070
Phone: (801) 936-1193

Southwest Applied Technology College

Address: 757 W 800 S, Cedar City, UT 84720
Phone: (435) 586-2899

Tooele Applied Technology College

Address: 88 S Tooele Blvd, Tooele, UT 84074
Phone: (435) 248-1800
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