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With Ahern ACT behind you,
there’s a solid future ahead

  • Affordable classes and hands-on training from industry experts
  • Best-in-class virtual reality simulators
  • Get your CDL and be on the road in 5 weeks SAFELY with ACT
  • Tuition partnership and job placement
CDL truck drivers average over $75K annually in the US.

competitive pay

Trucking is expected to grow 6% annually with more than 200k new jobs each year.

job security

Work for small business or large companies, long or short haul, or even own your own business.


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Stay in your comfort zone, we’ve got DMV testing on site.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does CDL training cost?

The cost of your training depends on which program you attend, We can help you choose the one that works best for you and your situation. Please contact us for the most up-to-date information. Your DOT physical CDL permit, and CDL license are included in your tuition.

Is there financial aid?

Competitive financing options available.  Contact us for more information.

What does the class schedule look like?

Classes start every three to four weeks, so you can get started quickly. You’ll meet Monday through Friday for 7.5 hours each day if you’re attending full time or 4 hours daily if you’re attending part time.

How much can I make as a truck driver?
Nevada drivers average about $75,000 annually, more information can be found here.
What courses will I take?

You’ll learn everything you need to know, including driving, safety, compliance, and maintenance.

What are the admissions requirements?
You need a DOT physical, pre-employment drug screening, valid driver’s license. You also need to be at least 18 years old (21 to drive across state lines), have a valid Social Security card, and have had no DUIs or reckless driving charges in the past 7 years. Our admissions staff can answer any questions you may have and help you through the application process. Contact us for more information.
Do I have to deal with the DMV or can I do everything at ACT?
Once you have your Nevada Commercial Learner’s Permit from the DMV, our instructors will take it from there. You’ll take the rest of your exams on-site with ACT, so you can test in the equipment and places you’re familiar with.
What will I get when I’m done?
You’ll be issued a Certificate of Completion from the College of Southern Nevada and earn eligibility to take your Nevada CDL skills and written exams. ACT NOW and get started today!

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job Placement

Many of our students choose a career with the Ahern family of companies and we’re proud to welcome them home. With locations nationwide, we’ll help you find your fit.

If you’re looking for something else, we have job placement opportunities with industry specific partners.

Employers know we train to the highest standard, so no matter where you go, they’ll know where you came from.

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