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FAQs on Getting a CDL To Become a Truck Driver

Grey Classic Carriers Truck

Interested in becoming a truck driver? Get answers to the most common questions about how to obtain your CDL and get moving!  How Old Do I Need to Be to Get a CDL? In Ohio, you must be at least 18 years old and possess a valid Ohio driver’s license for intrastate (within the state… Read more »

Tips for Truckin’ with Your Pet

Classic Carrier driver’s dog looking outside the truck window.

Anyone who is a pet owner knows that pets sort of just weave a special place in your heart. Therefore, don’t leave your furry friend behind when truckin’. Pets can provide companionship and entertainment while on the road. They are also good for a trucker’s physical and mental health. In fact, about 40 percent of… Read more »

Classic Carriers’ New Truck Technology

Inside of Classic Carrier’s new updated cabs

New technologies are changing the face of truck driving for the better. Drivers now have in-cab technology that provides added safety, greater efficiency and better communication. At Classic Carriers, we are proud to have undergone a technology upgrade in our trucks in 2021 to ensure our drivers had the best technology to suit their needs…. Read more »

Proud to Recognize & Honor the Classic Carriers Top Truck Drivers

Focused truck driver driving safely

At Classic Carriers, we take our culture and family environment seriously. That means we know our drivers by name, and we say ‘thank you’ for a job well done. This is why we implemented the Classic Carriers Driver Recognition Program, so we could honor the drivers’ hard work and reward them with gifts and financial… Read more »

FAQs: Our Truck Driver Training Program

A Classic Carriers truck that is used in the truck driver training program.

The truck driver training program at Classic Carriers is a win-win for those looking to start a career in truck driving, and it also helps us keep our driver pool full. What is the driver training program at Classic Carriers? The program begins with the four-week truck driving course at the Ohio Business College to… Read more »

How to Join the Classic Carrier Truck Driver Training Program

A Classic Carriers driver completed the training program and is traveling around the United States trucking for Classic Carriers.

Have you considered becoming a truck driver, but you’re not sure if you are ready to change jobs? Shifting careers is a big decision for anyone. That is why we developed the fully-paid Classic Carriers Truck Driver Training Program to support new drivers and help them seamlessly transition into a career on the road. What… Read more »

Top 10 Safety Tips to Remember While Truckin’ During the Holidays

Semis driving down a crowded highway during a snowstorm.

‘Tis the season for increased traffic, long days, unpredictable weather conditions, and, unfortunately, impaired driving. It all comes with the winter holiday season as people travel to celebrate with family and friends. Before you head out on your next route, take time to review these 10 safety tips to help keep you and all others… Read more »