Category: Driver Training

Employee Spotlight: Cory Timmerman

Cory Timmerman 20 under 20 graphic.

Classic Carriers employee Cory Timmerman was recently honored by Darke County Economic Development as one of its Top 20 Under 20 winners. The 20 Under 20 Awards originated as a way to recognize students, educators and businesses who are powering the development of the next generation of workers in our region. Award nominees need to… Read more »

Why NOW is the Time to Start a Career in Trucking

Female truck driver talking on her radio.

Why is now the best time to start a career in trucking? The pandemic and resulting supply chain disruptions made it clearer than ever that truckers are essential to keeping our economy moving.  Big box stores also sped up the transition to online ordering and fulfillment, increasing the need for skilled drivers. The economic outlook… Read more »

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 »

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 »