Considering a Career in Trucking
When trying to decide on a career path to take, many of us are told to follow your passion, but what happens when the things you love to do don’t blend with the typical corporate-world job? When it comes to careers, there’s no one-size-fits-all approach. While some people thrive in a structured offi...Continue reading
7 Safety Tips for New Truck Drivers
As a new truck driver, you’ re probably eager to get on the road. But, before you do, take some time to set goals for your first year—safety goals in particular! Every new truck driver wants to get through their first year completely accident free, and with a few simple but effective safety tips for...Continue reading
Start a New Career with 160 Driving Academy
Looking for a new career? It can be a real challenge, especially if your new career involves years of additional schooling. If you’re looking for your next adventure, but you don’t want to fill out endless paperwork, attend classes for years, or pay tuition for a decade, choose 160 Driving Academy!...Continue reading
Truck Driving: An Exciting New Career with Great Income
When you’re stuck in a job that just isn’t you, it’s easy to know you want to make a change, but it’s difficult to go from thinking about change to actually making one. Whether you’re looking for higher pay, guaranteed pay, potential for advancement, or a simple change of scenery, one career has it...Continue reading
5 Tips for Keeping Trucking Safe
Driving any vehicle presents safety risks but trucking jobs that involve maneuvering a large semi down a busy highway significantly increases the likelihood of crashes. At 160 Driving Academy, your safety is our number one priority. We are committed to preparing our students for what lies ahead on t...Continue reading
Five Tips to Prepare New Drivers for Their First Trucking Jobs
If you’re reading this article, you’ve probably already completed your truck driving training and are getting ready to embark on the first of many trucking jobs in your long and successful career. First off, congratulations! You’ve made a huge step towards a fulfilling, flexible job with tons of o...Continue reading
The Three Most Scenic Drives in the U.S.
A truck driving career has many unseen benefits; one of the biggest being the opportunity to travel across the country while getting paid. An over the road truck driving job allows you to see and explore numerous beautiful vistas and stunning sites. Each road presents a truly different opp...Continue reading
What is Over the Road Truck Driving, Anyway?
Our culture romanticizes the job of over-the-road trucking. Many of us have memories of traveling in the family car across the country and sharing the road with big rigs. Many of us remember looking out the window at the truck driver and signaling for them to blow their horn. And of course, with our...Continue reading
New School in Saginaw
If you're ready to start a lucrative, fulfilling, and exciting career, earn your CDL today with 160 Driving Academy. We're proud to announce the opening of our new school location in Saginaw, Michigan. This means that for the first time, students from Michigan can begin registering immediately for t...Continue reading
Are You Ready to Truck?
At 160 Driving Academy, there are plenty of reasons to get your CDL—great starting salaries, opportunities for advancement, and a thriving industry just to name a few… but we also recognize that it takes a certain resilient personality to become a tried and true truck driver. So you kno...Continue reading