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Commercial Driver Training


Professional truck drivers are always in high demand, and ASUN offers a program of study designed to prepare you for a rewarding career in commercial truck driving. Arkansas is a nationwide logistics hub, with expanding opportunities for professional drivers. Students who have completed our program of study have been accepted by employers like JB Hunt, Maverick, Walmart, Werner, PAM, ABF, and many regional transportation companies.  

Have you found your starting point? Apply to the Commercial Driver Training program today.

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"Mr. Forrester and his staff are very knowledgeable and teach you all the skills required to obtain your Class A CDL. The tuition for this course is very reasonable compared to other institutes that offer this training. You get more than your money's worth of training. I started work the day after I finished this course thanks to the job lead provided by the program director."

David L. Davis
Commercial Driver Training Student
Commercial Driver Training
Certificate of Proficiency

Length of Program: 4 weeks

Total Program Cost: $2,700

Campus Availability: Newport

Course Availability: A new course begins every three weeks. Please check our course schedule to plan your training. 



There are no course prerequisites, but students must be able to pass a Department of Transportation physical and have a clean drug test in order to complete the program of study.


DTI 1107 Commercial Driver Training (7 credit hours)

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