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Spokane, WA 99202

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How can we help you?

The American Trucking Associations (ATA) predict that if current trends last, there will be a shortage of nearly 175,000 truck drivers by 2024! Class A CDL trained truck drivers have a vital role in the economy and are responsible for distributing goods and necessities to all corners of the country.

Do your homework because you won’t find a better price with a program this solid

2018/2019 Class Schedule

07/01/2019 NIGHT



08/05/2019 NIGHT



09/09/2019 NIGHT




Day classes

Monday – Friday

Summer hours: 7-4 first week, 6:30 to 3:00 p.m.

7:00 a.m. to 4 p.m.
20 days (160 hours)

Evening Classes

Monday – Friday

3:00 pm to 9:30 pm
​5 weeks Monday – Friday (160 hours)

*Evening classes are seasonal – April through October

Class B CDL Schedule

Monday – Friday

7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

10 days (80 hours)*

*DOT requirement: 2019 Class B 80 hours


What is CDL Training?

Truck Drivers are required to hold a Class A CDL license in order to drive their tractor-trailers both in state and on long trips across state lines.

Truck Driving Schools, like Drive 509, teach you everything you need to know to get your Class A CDL license in as little as 3-4 weeks.

In order to get a Class A CDL License, you need to have a minimum of 160 hours of combined classroom and behind the wheel training driving a truck.

Once you have your Class A CDL you are ready to head to your new employer for additional training.

Class A Training

  • A Class A CDL License is needed to operate any combination of vehicles with a GVWR of 26,001 or more pounds provided the GVWR of the vehicle(s) being towed is in excess of 10,000 pounds. Vehicles requiring a Class A CDL license are primarily tractor-trailers driving long distances.

Class B Training

  • A Class B CDL License is needed to operate any single vehicle with a GVWR of 26,001 or more pounds. Vehicles requiring a Class B CDL license may include buses, dump trucks, tow trucks, delivery trucks and garbage trucks.

Class B to A Training

Already have a Class B and looking to advance your career?  DRIVE 509’s B to A CDL training will have you o your way in no time.

CDL Refresher Course

The amount of work that goes into driving a commercial truck is pretty crazy. As a CDL holder, you probably already know that. If you don’t use your CDL for a period of time, it’s easy to forget skills and laws that dictate your time on the road. Unfortunately, going too long without a truck driving job may make companies hesitant to hire you.

HAZMAT Endorsement CDL

Effective January 1, 2019 HAZMAT endorsement for CDL will require a HAZMAT Training Course Certificate

DOT Approved Truck Rentals

Company Training​​

On-Site State Testers Available

Financial Assistance is Available

A major benefit of DRIVE509 is that  financial assistance is available for those who qualify. In addition to financing options, we work with numerous trucking companies who offer tuition reimbursement programs and more!

* Credit Cards Accepted

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