CDL Training: Start Your Career!

CDL Training at a Truck Driving School

Are you looking to get your Class A CDL license but are not sure where to start? Choose from one of the two options below to learn more about attending a truck driving school to obtain your Class A CDL license and how to start your truck driving career with Werner Enterprises.

Roadmaster Drivers School

Partner Schools

CDL Training at Werner Enterprises Partner Truck Driving Schools

General Qualifications

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be 21 years old
  • Have a current Class A CDL
  • Acceptable driving record
  • A recent graduate of a truck driving school or verifiable tractor-trailer experience
  • Able to perform the essential functions of the job (with or without reasonable accommodations)
  • Meet all DOT qualifications
  • Pass a DOT physical, including DOT drug screen and company hair follicle testing
  • Acceptable references from past employers

The Werner Advantage


  • Industry-leading miles
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Potential sign-on bonus
  • Average first-year compensation:
    • Solos: $55-$70K
    • Leaders: $60-$100K
    • Teams/Split: $130-$150K


  • Rider and pet-friendly
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Life insurance and disability
  • Industry-leading 401(k) retirement plan
  • HSA and health programs
  • Paid tolls and fuel cards
  • Tuition reimbursement

Technology & Equipment

  • Leading edge telematics device
  • Collision mitigation technology
  • Truck navigation system
  • 100% trailer tracking
  • Average truck age is 2 years
  • 24hr maintenance assistance
  • Driver portal and app

Career Growth 

  • Opportunities for career growth as a professional driver, including leaders and teams
  • Pay starts day one
  • Industry-leading apprenticeship program
  • Performance-based career track program


  • Defensive driving training
  • Simulation training program
  • Computer-based training

Have a Question? 

We’re here to answer.


Driver Portal

Ambassador Portal

Driver Contacts

  • Driver Recruiting - 1.800.346.2818
  • Team Matching  800-848-2187

  • Driver Placement  800-721-1025

  • Driver Safety Line - 1.800.331.0361
  • Driver Payroll - 1.800.227.6849
  • Driver Permits - 1.800.228.2137 ext. 6677


Have questions about CSA regulations, splitting breaks, or something else?

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