The truck driving industry is a constantly changing environment.  The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is updating rules on a regular basis.  The shipping trends in the industry also change regularly. This news blogs is designed to keep students up to date and informed about changes in the industry and current events with Interstate Truck Driving School.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 10:04am

Bill attended the Commercial Vehicle Training Association Fall Conference in Las Vegas last week.  

The new Federal Entry Level Driver Training Rules were the main focus of the meetings. The CVTA is working on developing a training curriculum to meet these new standards.

Advanced T... Read More

Friday, September 30, 2016 - 8:41am

Advanced eTruck, van and bus concept vehicles are unveiled at world’s largest commercial vehicle show

Sep 20, 2016                                                        Jim Mele | Fleet Owner... Read More

Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 1:38pm

Interstate Truck Driving School has a good working relationship with many of the
employees from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, Driver and Vehicle
Services Division. We work with DVS staff every day toward the common goal of
preparing safe CDL drivers entering the wo... Read More

Friday, September 2, 2016 - 9:12am

Aug 26, 2016  Larry Kahaner | Fleet Owner

Truck drivers have the highest number of nonfatal injuries and illnesses that require days off from work across all U.S. occupations. But if you think it's... Read More

Friday, August 5, 2016 - 3:10pm

The July Jobs report came out today and things are looking good.  We noticed that many of the jobs created were well paying positions and that helps everybody.

Truck drivers will benefit from the additional cash flow into the economy from the new jobs.  The newly employed will be spending... Read More

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 2:22pm

Aug 2, 2016        Kevin Jones

Diesel prices have fallen to the lowest levels since mid-May, marking the seventh consecutive week without an increase as the global crude oil glut spills over into refined product... Read More

Friday, July 29, 2016 - 10:08am

Jul 29, 2016Larry Kahaner | Fleet Owner

The Zipper Merge.

Truck drivers know it works. Traffic engineers know it works. The proof is rock solid.

Why don't motorists get it?

The... Read More