About Us

U.S. Truck Driver Training School is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education and is the only nationally accredited truck driver training school in the state of Michigan. Founded in 1994 and located in Sterling Heights, MI, the institution provides a full range of services including CDL training, job placement assistance, and financial aid. Over the years, USTDTS has provided corporate CDL training and driver evaluation services for companies such as GM, Chrysler, Meritor, Wabco, US Foods, Lipari Foods, Mondeleze, Bosch, Triple Crown, and more. Additionally, U.S. Truck Driver Training School has received awards, accolades, and honorable mentions from the following organizations: Detroit News, Detroit Free Press, Michigan Works, Commercial Vehicle Training Association, Detroit Fire Department, Detroit Police Department, and the State of Michigan.

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USTDTS is also approved by the Michigan State Approving Agency for the training of VA students and other eligible beneficiaries. These benefits include the following:
Chapters 31, 1606, 1607, 30, 35, and 33.

Student Achievement Data (July 1st, 2020 – June 30th, 2021) Entry Level Tractor Trailer Training Program 160  

Student completion rate – 97% 
Student graduation rate – 97% 
License exam pass rate – 97% 
Job placement rate – 96% 

Student Achievement Data (July 1st, 2020 – June 30th, 2021) Professional Tractor Trailer Training Program 602 

Student completion rate – 96% 
Student graduation rate – 96% 
License exam pass rate – 100% 
Job placement rate – 100% 

Mission Statement

“Our staff of experienced, well-trained, licensed instructors maintains our excellence by providing the highest standard of education that includes classroom, field, and road instruction.  Here at U.S. Truck Driver Training School we ensure that each student is equipped with the knowledge and the professional skills necessary to start a new career in the transportation industry, because we realize that your success is our success.”

U.S. Truck Driver Training School is proud to partner with or is recognized by the following associations and organizations.