Frequently Asked Questions

Here are answers to the most common questions about the CDL training program at Shelly Truck Driving School.

How long is the course?

The CDL training course at Shelly Truck Driving School lasts 4 weeks. This includes 160 hours of instruction focusing on road skills and yard skills. Students also get time on our truck driving simulator.


How much is tuition?

Tuition at Shelly Truck Driving School is $5,300. This includes hands-on instruction, books, your CDL permit and examination, and the DOT physical. Financing, grants, and tuition assistance are available.


Will I get a truck driving job after graduation?

Our graduates see over 90% placement – often before they even graduate! Regional trucking companies have come to trust our school to produce solid truck drivers ready for the road.


When does the next course start?

Courses usually start every two weeks. To find out when the next course is starting, contact the school today.


How do I apply?

Your application for Shelly Truck Driving School can be started online using our online form. Just a reminder that our school requires students to have a valid PA Driver’s license and a High School Diploma, GED, or Wonderlic score of 10 or more.