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Diesel Driving Academy

11001 I-30, Little Rock, AR 72209

(501) 945-0964 | Alt: (800) 551-8900 | Website

At Diesel Driving Academy in Little Rock, students can enroll in the Basic or Advanced Class A CDL training course. Students will develop their commercial driving skills with classroom work and behind-the-wheel training. Enrolling in our Little Rock CDL training is a great way to gain commercial vehicle driving experience and start a successful truck driving career.

The Class A Advanced Driver Training Program is offered at every Diesel Driving Academy campus, and is designed for those who have no experience or training as over-the-road (OTR) tractor-trailer truck drivers. If you want to become a professional truck driver, this program will prepare you for a new and in-demand career in the trucking industry!

Day Program: 20 weeks (600 clock hours)

Evening Program: 30 weeks (600 clock hours)

Requirements: No previous experience is needed to enroll in this course. Must be 21 years of age by graduation. Admissions Representatives will cover all admissions policies and entrance requirements.

Tuition: Contact us for pricing.

Financial Aid is available to qualified students.

Curriculum: Our CDL training is based off of industry standards. The driver training program includes hands-on training, and course work covering safety topics and advanced operation practices. All non-classroom training will be a combination of actual driver training, observation and instruction. Students will receive extensive driving practice on our campus driving range and public roadways with a qualified driver instructor.

This course prepares students for entry-level employment in the transportation industry. Career opportunities include Truck Driver, Line Haul Driver, Owner Operator, Semi-Truck Driver, or Over the Road (OTR) Driver.

The Advanced Driver Training Program at Diesel Driving Academy includes intensive behind-the-wheel experience, and a wide variety of learning objectives including:

Introduction to the Trucking Industry

Truck driving safety topics

Advanced safe operation practices

Accident reporting and safety responsibility laws

Backing & vehicle maneuvering

Pre-trip inspection

CDL testing

DDA has been training and placing students in the trucking industry since 1972. A top truck driving school in Louisiana and Arkansas, Diesel Driving Academy offers an industry praised truck driver training program available Shreveport, Baton Rouge, Little Rock, and surrounding areas. Our training programs are designed to provide you with the skills and endorsements major transportation companies are looking for in their drivers. Diesel Driving Academy also offers both daytime and evening classes for your convenience.


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