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5 Ways to Maximize Your Truck Driver Salary

It’s a great time to start a trucking profession and become a well-paid truck driver in Oklahoma. As the global economy and e-commerce continue to flourish, truck drivers are in high demand. CDL roles are in high demand all around the world. The American Transportation Association (ATA) forecasts a 3.0% annual growth rate in the trucking […]

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New Truck Driver Time Management Tips

When you’re just starting out in trucking, you have no idea how to manage your time or how many miles you should turn.  Parking, traffic, and plenty of rest are all important factors! If you’re a new truck driver or are interested in completing truck driving school at American Truck Training, here are some tips […]

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Why Now is the Time to Become an American Truck Driver

The United States is significantly reliant on American truck drivers. Items ranging from important supplies to common basics would not be as easily available in stores, hospitals, or physicians’ offices if not for our hard-working road warriors. Despite the importance of truck drivers to the movement of commodities and supply chains, the trucking industry is […]

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The Top 4 Choices You’ll Make When You Become a Truck Driver

If you’re thinking about starting a trucking career, it’s important to know the choices you’ll be faced with during your career. The decisions you make could have a major impact on what your life will be like. Some of the decisions you’ll need to make include choosing local, regional, or OTR truck driving, deciding on […]

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New American Truck Driving Location Now Open!

We are excited to announce that American Truck Training is growing! We are moving our Oklahoma truck driving school headquarters to a larger facility near I-40 and I-44, closer to the heart of OKC.

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Useful Tips for Trucking with Family

Before applying for our Oklahoma truck driving school and starting a family, there are a lot of factors to consider! American truck drivers must keep connected to their families despite working long hours and being away from home for days at a time. When your family and friends are all together celebrating holidays and special […]

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The Different Types of Truck Driving Jobs

Are you looking to obtain your CDL license? You may wonder – what are the different types of routes or jobs that I can get with a CDL license? At American Truck Training, we want to answer any questions you may have about before, during, and after your training. Below, we go in-depth about the […]

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Spot light on American Truck Training

American Truck Training (ATT) opened in October of 2012 and is located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma! ATT has graduated more than 5,000 Class A CDL students and about 95 percent of those students have found a job with a major carrier before graduation or immediately after graduation. Hear me again, 95 percent! We offer Class […]

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Oklahoma Truck Driver Shortage and School Options

The pandemic changed the way Americans live and operate in their daily lives. One of those major changes was how Americans shop and buy household goods. Americans shifted their spending online, and in return grew the demand for freight. As this behavior continues to grow, consumers will continue to expect faster shipping and delivery times. […]

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Six Steps to Become an Owner Operator Truck Driver

You’ve got your CDL License, great. Now what? Consider becoming an independent truck driver! An owner-operator driver is simply a driver who owns their truck. Instead of driving for a company, the owner-operator is responsible for everything from their truck maintenance to licensing and taxes. If you’re still unsure about your decision, we’ve compiled six […]

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