If you're looking for a new career that offers high pay and plenty of opportunity for advancement, look no further than 160 Driving Academy! 160 Driving Academy is a truck driving school that serves students across Illinois, including Chicago, Central Illinois, Southern Illinois and surrounding states. We help prepare students for their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) exams with 40 hours of classroom instruction and 120 hours of training behind the wheel.

Pursuing truck driving careers in Illinois is a wise investment. When you pass your CDL exam, many major commercial trucking companies will cover 100% of your tuition. You will be making a salary of at least $40,000 right away – with zero debt to drag you down. Read on to learn more about the amazing opportunities a truck driving career will offer you!

Truck Driving Career Opportunities

When you take classes with 160 Driving Academy, you will have a job with a $40,000 starting salary lined up immediately after graduation – guaranteed! We work with many major U.S. trucking companies who are willing to sponsor tuition and hire new drivers. A truck driving career can take you places, both in terms of travel and pay opportunities. Several of the many benefits of a trucking career include:

  • Average CDL salaries of $54,000
  • Higher salaries for HazMat
  • Salaries over $100,000 for specialized drivers
  • Opportunity to travel across the country for free

Starting a truck driving careers in Chicago and throughout Illinois doesn't have to be time-consuming or expensive when you go with 160 Driving Academy. Sometimes free for for as little as $250, you'll be ready to take your test after four 40 hour weeks of instruction. We have driving schools in Joliet, Moline, Peoria, Champaign and Belleville, and gladly accept students from out of state.

Give us a call today or fill out our form for more information on your best career decision yet! Check out our Facebook page to see some of our recent graduates.

Truck Driving Classes throughout the Midwest

Live in Milwaukee, St. Louis, Indianapolis or any other major Midwestern city not near one of our locations? We’ll provide you with travel accommodations to help get you the nearest institution. We have had students from far and wide obtain their commercial driver’s license through us, learning from our experience instructors at our school locations in Illinois and Michigan. We’re currently in the process of breaking ground in new cities, so keep your eyes peeled to see if a 160 Driving Academy is coming near you.