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Schools with PTDI-Certified Courses Listed by State

As of August 31, 2014

The following schools offer entry-level truck driver training programs that are certified to meet the Standards of the Professional Truck Driver Institute (PTDI). The list is believed to be accurate as of the date compiled. However, it is the responsibility of users and prospective students to determine whether a specific course is certified before enrolling in a driver training program. Many schools have a number of truck driving courses. Most schools have only one course certified by PTDI. The status of any school's program may be determined by calling the Professional Truck Driver Institute at 703.647.7015 or sending E-mail to ptdi@truckload.org .

PTDI-certified courses are currently offered at 59 schools in 20 states and one Canadian province. Click on the link for your state or province. If you do not see a listing for your state, please check adjacent states or click here for a Checklist for Quality Courses in Tractor-Trailer Driver Training.

ALASKA| ARIZONA | DELAWARE | IDAHO | ILLINOIS | IOWA | MARYLAND | MICHIGAN | MISSOURI | MONTANA | NEBRASKA | NEW MEXICO | NEW YORK | NORTH CAROLINA | OKLAHOMA | PENNSYLVANIA | TENNESSEE | TEXAS | WASHINGTON | WISCONSIN

CANADA

ALASKA

Center for Employment Education
520 E. 34th Avenue, Ste. 201
Anchorage, AK 99503
(907) 279-8451
(800) 478-4233 (within AK)
Certified Course: Basic Driver Training
Certification Dates: 12/3/09 - 12/31/14

Northern Industrial Training
1740 N. Terrilou Court
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 357-6400; (888) 367-6482
Certified Courses: Professional Truck Driver Institute (PTDI) Basic Truck Driver
Pro Truck Driver 360 Hours; Pro Truck Driver 480 Hours (Ultimate Driver)
Certification Dates: 8/19/10-8/31/15; 4/17/14-8/31/15

Vocational Training & Resource Center
3239 Hospital Drive
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 463-7375; (800) 344-1432 x7375
Certified Course: Commercial Drivers License (CDL) Class A Driver Training
Certification Dates: 8/19/10-8/31/15

ARIZONA

American Institute of Trucking
440 S. 54th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85043
(888) 233-2222
(602) 233-2222
Certified Course: Professional Truck Driver
Certification Dates: 4/8/10 - 4/30/15

Swift Driving Academy
2200 W. 75th Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85043
(800) 800-2200 x17576
Certified Course: Professional Truck Driving Course
Certification Dates: 12/8/11 - 8/30/16

DELAWARE

Delaware Technical Community College
21179 College Drive
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 856-4655
Certified Course: Commercial Transportation: Tractor Trailer Certificate
Certification Dates: 4/12/12 – 4/30/17

IDAHO

College of Western Idaho Professional Truck Driving
5252 Treasure Valley Way
Nampa, ID 83687
(208) 562-2050
(800) 442-3221
Certified Course: Professional Truck Driving
Certification Date: 8/31/14-12/31/14; Recertification Pending

Sage Technical Services
418 S. Kit Ave.
Caldwell, ID 83606
(208) 454-1209
(800) 858-6304
Certified Course: TTD 150 - Tractor Trailer Driver, Basic
Certification Dates: 12/13/12-12/31/17

Sage Technical Services
3448 N. Huetter Road
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
208-765-6346
(800) 400-0779
Certified Course: TTD 150 and TTD 160 Tractor Trailer Driver, Basic
Certification Dates: 12/13/12-12/31/17

Swift Driving Academy
1428 7th Avenue North
Lewiston, ID 83501
(866) 282-5501
(208) 746-0178
Certified Course: Truck Driver Training
Certification Dates: 8/8/11 – 8/31/16

ILLINOIS

John Wood Community College
1301 S. 48th Street
Truck Driving - 4220 Kochs Lane
Quincy, IL 62305
(217) 224-5362
Certified Courses: Truck Driver Training
Certification Dates: 12/8/11 - 12/31/16

Olive Harvey College Commercial Driver Training
10001 S. Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, IL 60628
(773) 291-6667
Certified Courses: Class A Commercial Driver Training
Certification Dates: 8/19/10-8/31/15

Progressive Truck Driving School
5538 W. Belmont Ave.
Chicago, IL 60641
(T.D.: 1900 N. Austin Rd.)
(877) 235-2329; (773) 736-5522
Certified Course: Class A CDL Truck Driving Training Course 200 Hours
Certification Dates: 8/14/14 - 8/31/19

Progressive Truck Driving School
3475 S. Cicero Avenue
Cicero, IL 60804
(Mailing: 5538 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago, IL 60641)
(877) 235-2329; (773) 736-5522
Certified Course: Class A CDL Truck Driving Training Course 200 Hours
Certification Dates: 8/14/14 - 8/31/19

Progressive Truck Driving School
1945 Bernice Road
Lansing, IL 60438
(Mailing: 5538 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago, IL 60641)
(877) 235-2329; (773) 736-5522
Certified Courses: Class A CDL Truck Driving Training Course 200 Hours
Certification Dates: 8/14/14 - 8/31/19

IOWA

Des Moines Area Community College
Transportation Institute
2081 N.E. 54th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50313
(515) 262-1680
(800) 353-7483
Certified Course: Commercial Vehicle Operator Program
Certification Dates: 4/17/14-4/30/19

Iowa Central Community College Transportation Technology Center
1106 South 32nd St.
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
(800) 362-2793; (515) 574-1967
Certified Course: ZST 206 (390-hour CDL course)
Certification Dates: 12/8/11 - 12/31/16

Kirkwood Community College
101 50th Avenue S.W.
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
(800) 332-2055 ext. 7130
(319) 398-7130
Certified Course: 4 Week Truck Driver Training
Certification Dates: 4/4/13-4/30/17

MARYLAND

All-State Career
2200 Broening Highway, Ste 160
Baltimore, MD 21224
(410) 631-1818
(800) TRAIN-18
Certified Course: Advanced Tractor Trailer Driving
Certification Dates: 8/8/11 – 8/31/16

College of South Maryland
Center for Transportation Training
8730 Mitchell Road
P. O. Box 910
Truck Driving - 5825 Radio Station Rd.
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
(301) 934-7870
Certified Course: Commercial Truck Driver Training
Certification Dates: 4/17/14-4/30/19

MICHIGAN

Baker College of Cadillac
9600 E. 13th St.
Cadillac, MI 49601
(800) 313-3463
(231) 876-3100
Certified Course: Truck Driving Certificate
Certification Dates: 12/2/10 - 12/31/15

Baker College of Flint
Center for Transportation Technology
1717 S. Dort Hwy.
Flint, MI 48503
(800) 964-4299
(810) 766-2260
Certified Course: Truck Driving Certificate
Certification Dates: 8/8/11 – 8/31/16

MISSOURI

Ozarks Technical Community College Transportation Training Institute
1001 E. Chestnut Expressway
Springfield, MO 65802
(417) 447-6629
Certified Course: Truck Driver Training Program – TRDP-TTI (Day); TRDP-100 (Evening/Weekend)
Certification Dates: 4/4/13-4/30/18; Certified course inactive

MONTANA

SAGE Technical Services
5236 Holiday Ave.
Billings, MT 59101
(800) 545-4546
(406) 652-3030
Certified Course: TTD 150 Tractor Trailer Basic
Certification Dates: 12/5/13 – 8/31/18

SAGE Technical Services
9350 Cartage Road
Missoula, MT 59808
(800) 545-4546
(406) 543-0206
Certified Course: TTD 150 Tractor Trailer Basic
Certification Dates: 12/5/13 – 8/31/18

NEBRASKA

Northeast Community College
P O Box 469
801 East Benjamin Ave.
Norfolk, NE 68702-0469
(402) 844-7215
Certified Course: Professional Truck Driver Training
Certification Dates: 8/8/13 – 12/31/17

NEW MEXICO

Central New Mexico Community College
525 Buena Vista SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(505) 224-3711
(800) 261-4877
Certified Course: Truck Driving Program
Certification Dates: 4/17/14-4/30/19

NEW YORK

Commercial Driver Training, Inc.
600 Patton Avenue
West Babylon, NY 11704
(631) 249-1330
(800) 649-7447
Certified Course: Career Training I Full Time
Certification Dates: 4/12/12 – 4/30/17 

National Tractor Trailer School, Inc.
4650 Buckley Road
Liverpool, NY 13088
(315) 451-2430
(800) 243-9300
Certified Course: Commercial Drivers Course
Certification Dates: 4/8/10 - 4/30/15
Certified Course: Advanced Commercial Drivers Course
Certification Dates: 4/8/10 - 4/30/15

National Tractor Trailer School, Inc.
175 Katherine Street
Buffalo, NY 14210
(716) 849-6887
(800) 562-1332
Certified Course: Commercial Drivers Course
Certification Dates: 4/8/10 - 4/30/15
Certified Course: Advanced Commercial Drivers Course
Certification Dates: 4/8/10 - 4/30/15

NORTH CAROLINA

Caldwell Community College & Technology Institute
2855 Hickory Blvd.
Hudson, NC 28638
(828) 726-2386 or (828) 726-2380
Certified Course: Truck Driver Training
Certification Dates: 4/12/12 – 4/30/17

Caldwell Community College & Technology Institute
At Catawba Valley Community College
2550 Hwy 70 SE
Hickory, NC 28602
Truck Driving: 1223 Fairgrove Church Rd. SE, Conover, NC
(828) 726-2386 or (828) 726-2380
Certified Course: Truck Driver Training
Certification Dates: 4/12/12 – 4/30/17

Caldwell Community College & Technology Institute
At Gaston College
201 Hwy 321 South
Dallas, NC 28034
Truck Driving: 1201 East Church St., Cherryville, NC
(828) 726-2386 or (828) 726-2380
Certified Course: Truck Driver Training
Certification Dates: 4/12/12 – 4/30/17

OKLAHOMA

Central Tech Transportation & Safety Education
3 CT Circle
Drumright, OK 74030
(918) 352-7311
(800) 458-7825
Certified Course: Central Tech Truck Driver Training
Certification Dates: 12/3/09 - 12/31/14

PENNSYLVANIA

A. Duie Pyle Truck Driving Academy
650 Westtown Road
PO Box 564
West Chester, PA 19381
(610) 350-3069
(800) 523-5020x3069
Certified Course: Entry Level Tractor Trailer Driver
(Note: Open only to Pyle employees)
Certification Dates: 8/14/14 – 8/31/19

All-State Career School in West Mifflin
1200 Lebanon Road
West Mifflin, PA 15122
(412) 823-1818
Certified Course: Advanced Tractor Trailer Driving
Certification Dates: 8/14/14-4/30/19

All-State Career School
501 Seminole
Lester, PA 19029
(610) 521-1818
(800) TRAIN-18
Certified Course: Class A CDL Advanced Tractor Trailer Driver
Certification Dates: 8/19/10-8/31/15
Certified Course: Class A CDL Preparatory Training
Certification Dates: 8/19/10-8/31/15

Lebanon County Career School
18 East Weidman Street
Truck Driving: 5th Avenue
Lebanon, PA 17046
(717) 274-8804
(800) 694-8804
Certified Course: TTD - 150 Tractor Trailer Driver, Basic
Certification Dates: 4/12/12 – 4/30/17 

Lehigh Career & Technical Institute
(in partnership with SAGE Technical Services)
4500 Education Park Drive
Schnecksville, PA 18078-2599
(610) 799-1345
(877) 440-7544
Certified Course: Professional Tractor Trailer Driving Program
Certification Dates: 8/8/11 – 8/31/16

Northampton Community College Driver Training Program
2411 Route 714, Kapp Hall, Room 021
Tannersville, PA 18372
(570) 369-1885
Certified Course: Class A Truck Driving
Certification Dates: 12/31/14

Professional Drivers Academy
Housels Run Road
Milton Industrial Park
P.O. Box 475
Milton, PA 17847
(800) 875-2511
Certified Course: Tractor Trailer Driver - Modified
Certification Dates: 4/4/13-4/30/18

Schuylkill Technology Centers - Airport Campus
240 Airport Road
Pottsville, PA 17901
(570) 544-4904
Certified Course: Class A CDL Driver Training Course
Certification Dates: 8/9/12-8/31/17

Trans American Technical Institute
109 Trans American Road
Jermyn PA 18433
PO Box 321
Carbondale, PA 18407
(570) 222-4884
(877) 748-8284
Certified Course: Tractor Trailer Driver Training 240 Hours
Certification Dates: 4/4/13-4/30/18

TENNESSEE

Swift Professional Driving Academy
7965 Veterans Parkway, Ste. 107
Millington, TN 38053
(800) 238-6675
(800) 258-2554
Certified Course: Truck Driving
Certification Dates: 4/8/10 - 4/30/15

Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville (TCATN)
100 White Bridge Road
Truck Driving - 7204 Cockrill Bend Rd.
Nashville TN 37209
(615) 425-5600 (T.D.); (615) 425-5500 (Main Campus)
Certified Course: Truck Driving
Certification Dates: 12/8/11 - 12/31/16

TEXAS

ATDS
124 Truckers Lane
Elm Mott, TX 76640
(800) 460-2837
(254) 829-1694
Certified Course: PTD - 100
Certification Dates: 12/2/10 - 12/31/15

Houston Community College
Northeast Commercial Truck Driving Center
555 Community College Drive, Bldg. B
Houston, TX 77013
(713) 718-8200
Certified Course: Commercial Truck Driving
Certification Dates: 12/2/10 - 12/31/15

Swift Driving Academy
2450 S. Business Highway 45
Corsicana, TX 75110
(903) 872-2077
Certified Course: Truck Driving
Certification Dates: 12/8/11 - 12/31/16

WASHINGTON

Bates Technical College
2201 S. 78th Street
Tacoma, WA 98409
(253) 680-7400
Certified Course: Commercial Truck Driving-Entry Level
Certification Dates: 12/8/11 - 12/31/16
 

WISCONSIN

Fox Valley Technical College
1825 N. Bluemound Drive
Appleton, WI 54912
(920) 735-5645
(800) 735-3882
Certified Course: Truck Driver Training Program –Daytime; Truck Driver Training Program - Evening
Certification Dates: 4/12/12 – 8/30/16

CANADA

5th Wheel Training Institute
536 Brazeau Blvd., Dymond Ind. Park
P O Box 1345
New Liskeard, ON P0J 1P0
(705) 647-7202
(888) 647-7202
Certified Course: Truck Driver: AZ PTDI-Certified
Certification Dates: 8/9/12-8/31/17

5th Wheel Training Institute
6199 First School Road (Warwick), RR#8
Watford, ON N0M 2S0
(888) 647-7202
(705) 647-7202
Certified Course: Truck Driver: AZ PTDI-Certified
Certification Dates: 8/9/12-8/31/17

Kim Richardson Transportation Specialists Inc.
172 Argyle Street N.
Caledonia, ON N3W 2J7
(905) 765-3445
(800) 771-8171
Certified Course: AZ Full Program
Certification Dates: 8/14/14-8/31/19

Ontario Truck Driving School
427 Exeter Rd.
London, ON N6E 2Z3
(519) 858-9338
Certified Course: Tractor Trailer AZ Program
Certification Dates: 4/4/13-4/30/18

Ontario Truck Driving School
281 Queenston Rd.
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
(905) 685-1117
Certified Course: Tractor Trailer AZ Program
Certification Dates: 4/4/13-4/30/18

Ontario Truck Driving School
2155 Fasan Dr.
Oldcastle (Windsor), ON N0R 1L0
(519) 737-7890
Certified Course: Tractor Trailer AZ Program
Certification Dates: 4/4/13-4/30/18

Ontario Truck Training Academy
76 Sun Pac Blvd.
Brampton, ON L6S 5Z8
(800) 753-2284
(647) 367-0066
www.otta.ca
Certified Course: AZ Truck Driver Training Program
Certification Dates: 8/8/13 – 8/31/18

Ontario Truck Training Academy
99 Wentworth St. East
Oshawa, ON L1H 3V6
(800) 753-2284
(905) 723-1237
www.otta.ca
Certified Course: AZ Truck Driver Training Program
Certification Dates: 8/14/14-8/31/19

Ontario Truck Training Academy
365 Lansdowne St. East, Unit 3
Peterborough, ON K9L 2A3
(705) 743-1888
(800) 939-1463
Certified Course: AZ Truck Driver Training Program
Certification Dates: 8/14/14-8/31/19