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PUT YOUR CDL TO USE
START WITH PRIME
Have you recently graduated from a CDL School? Prime offers a program to help you get the real-world experience you need to be successful, safe, and profitable as a professional truck driver.
As a recent CDL graduate, you may qualify for a tuition reimbursement of up to $1,500. Talk to your Prime recruiter to find out if you qualify for CDL tuition reimbursement.
Don’t have a CDL? Prime offers CDL training to new drivers. Learn more about Prime’s Student Driver Training Program.
HOW IT WORKS
Prime training for recent CDL graduates includes attending orientation followed by 1-to-1 training with one of our experienced trainers. At the completion of training, you can choose to continue running as a company driver or become an independent contractor if you’re ready.
STEP 1: ORIENTATION
Attend orientation at Prime’s Orientation Facility in Springfield, MO; Pittston, PA; or Salt Lake City, UT.
Prime provides transportation to orientation as well as 3 meals per day and hotel accommodations during orientation.
Experience hands-on, computer-based, and simulator training.
STEP 2: TNT TRAINING
Obtain a minimum of 60,000 training miles with your TNT Trainer.
Away from Home & Available for Dispatch:
Minimum pay of $800/week for the first 30 days.
Minimum pay of $900/week after first 30 days.
At Home & Available for Dispatch:
Minimum pay of $672/week.
*You must be available for dispatch to receive pay during this phase. Pay information above is based on 7 day per week availability.
STEP 3: UPGRADE ELIGIBILITY
Once the minimum mileage goal is met, you will become eligible for review for upgrade.
Drivers will be selected for upgrade into their own truck based on factors including equipment availability, service, safety, and performance.
THE PRIME DIFFERENCE
If you’re looking for a CDL job with no experience, Prime gives you the chance to start earning money while you train with one of our experienced drivers before you upgrade into your own truck.
Earn a weekly guarantee during training while you are obtaining real-world experience out on the road across the country.
Your Prime trainer will be right there to help you perfect your driving skills and become a professional driver
You are eligible to be hired on with Prime as a company driver upon successful completion of the orientation process.
FOOD & LODGING
Prime provides you with transportation to orientation along with 3 meals per day and lodging during orientation.