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First Student, Inc. ‐ Certifications, Cost, and Reviews

First Student, Inc. is located in Cincinnati, OH, but also offers classes online. This school offers training in 13 qualifications, with the most reviewed qualifications being CDL Class B (Manual), CDL, and CDL Class B (Automatic). Time to complete this education training ranges from 3 hours to 3 months depending on the qualification, with a median time to complete of 6 weeks. The cost to attend First Student, Inc. ranges from $85 to $5,000 depending on the qualification, with a median cost of $1,500. When asked how they paid for their training, most reviewers responded, "My company paid for my training".

The most commonly reported benefits of attending First Student, Inc. are "Hands-on training" and "Good teachers", but respondents also mentioned "Good career preparation" and "Positive environment" as notable benefits. First Student, Inc. has been reviewed 31 times, with an average rating of 4.32 out of 5. About 97% of reviewers would recommend First Student, Inc. to a friend.

School Information

3 hours - 3 months


  • Class A & B CDL: $5,000
  • CDL Class B (Automatic): $1,000 - $3,000
  • CDL: $600

What do students think about this program?

Top pros

Hands-on training Mentioned in 19 reviews
Good teachers Mentioned in 18 reviews
Good career preparation Mentioned in 15 reviews

Recent reviews


Other comments

It has been a long time since I have to be ask to do something like this but they have good reviews in I was thankful for the things that I learned from it.



Affordable, Helpful career services, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

Safety driven and detail oriented this class focuses on inspections and safety guidelines. It helps you to secure your D.O.T medical card and CDL B.

CDL Class B (Manual) Questions & Answers

What do people wish they knew before earning their CDL Class B (Manual)?

5,820 people answered

“I should have added my S classification for school bus as well.”

Sept. 30, 2019

“CHP had to certified you to become a school bus driver.”

Sept. 30, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their CDL Class B (Manual)?

6,438 people answered

“Go for your certifications in order to succeed.”

Sept. 30, 2019

“If you can’t handle children with behavior problems then it’s not the job for you”

Sept. 30, 2019
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