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Great Lakes Truck Driving School ‐ Certifications, Cost, and Reviews

Great Lakes Truck Driving School is located in Columbia Station, OH. This school offers training in 30 qualifications, with the most reviewed qualifications being CDL Class A (Manual), CDL, and CDL Class B (Manual). Time to complete this education training ranges from 2 hours to 4 months depending on the qualification, with a median time to complete of 5 weeks. The cost to attend Great Lakes Truck Driving School ranges from $3,500 to $10,000 depending on the qualification, with a median cost of $5,700. When asked how they paid for their training, most reviewers responded, "I received grants and/or scholarship funding".

The most commonly reported benefits of attending Great Lakes Truck Driving School are "Hands-on training" and "Good teachers", but respondents also mentioned "Positive environment" and "Helpful career services" as notable benefits. Great Lakes Truck Driving School has been reviewed 63 times, with an average rating of 4.54 out of 5. About 97% of reviewers would recommend Great Lakes Truck Driving School to a friend.

School Information

27740 Royalton Road Columbia Station, OH 44028
2 hours - 4 months


  • CDL Class A (Manual): $3,500 - $15,000
  • CDL Class B (Manual): $3,600 - $9,000
  • Heavy Equipment Operation: $5,000
  • Commercial Drivers License Class A: $6,000
  • CDL: $6,000 - $11,995
  • CDL Class A or B: $4,000
  • Tanker: $5,000
  • TWIC Card & Tanker Certificate: $5,439
  • Heavy Equipment Operation Certificate: $10,000
  • DOT Medical Card: $5,800
  • Passenger & Tanker: $5,900
  • Tanker endorsement certificate: $6,000

What do students think about this program?

Top pros

Hands-on training Mentioned in 45 reviews
Good teachers Mentioned in 45 reviews
Positive environment Mentioned in 37 reviews

Recent reviews



Hands-on training



Other comments

Great school, hands-on. training,great trucks,great hand on schooling, big yard, great front line backing, some of the greatest instructors, and great lunch room.



Good teachers, Helpful career services, Hands-on training

Other comments

Good combination of the classroom and hands-on training. It’s very demanding during the winter season. Had a hard time getting on any equipment. Overall the school is ok.
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