North American Driver Training Academy

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North American Driver Training Academy ‐ Certifications, Cost, and Reviews

North American Driver Training Academy is located in Cedar Rapids, IA. This school offers training in 15 qualifications, with the most reviewed qualifications being CDL Class A (Manual), CDL, and Auto Body Repair Certificate. Time to complete this education training ranges from 2 hours to 2 months depending on the qualification, with a median time to complete of 1 month. The cost to attend North American Driver Training Academy ranges from $3,600 to $8,000 depending on the qualification, with a median cost of $6,500. When asked how they paid for their training, most reviewers responded, "My company paid for my training".

The most commonly reported benefits of attending North American Driver Training Academy are "Hands-on training" and "Good teachers", but respondents also mentioned "Good career preparation" and "Positive environment" as notable benefits. North American Driver Training Academy has been reviewed 43 times, with an average rating of 3.98 out of 5. About 74% of reviewers would recommend North American Driver Training Academy to a friend.

School Information

5100, 5200 18th Avenue Southwest Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
2 hours - 2 months

Cost:

  • CDL Class A (Manual): $5,000 - $60,000
  • CDL: $6,000 - $32,000
  • CDL Class A TANKER: $6,500
  • Certificate Forklift Operator: $6,500
  • ServSafe: $6,500
  • smith system safety course: $7,000
  • Auto Body Repair Certificate: $6,000
  • Forklift Certification: $250
  • CDL certificate: $6,000
  • Hazmat Endorsement: $6,500
  • Hazmat Endorsement Certificate: $3,600
  • CDL Class A tankers endorsement Certificate: $5,000
  • Medical Exainers Certificate: $6,000

What do students think about this program?

Top pros

Hands-on training Mentioned in 31 reviews
Good teachers Mentioned in 29 reviews
Good career preparation Mentioned in 20 reviews

Recent reviews

5.0

Pros

Flexible class hours, Good teachers, Affordable, Helpful career services, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Cons

Out of state.

Other comments

Great experience. Good qualified instructors. Hands on experiences with written instructions. Small classroom. They will work with you till you can perform the job safely and correctly.

4.0

Pros

Good teachers, Hands-on training.

Other comments

They did a good job by explaining and showing how to operate the truck. The hardest part of the training was training in the winter on ice roads and snow.

CDL Class A (Manual) Questions & Answers

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

10,580 people answered

“How many truck drivers are actually needed on a daily basis to provide for the people. The potential money that could be made. How much time is taken away from your family. How dangerous but also adventurous it could be.”

Sept. 8, 2019

“That obtaining your CDL would open extra doors in your career.”

Sept. 8, 2019

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

11,578 people answered

“Good opportunities to move up in your job”

Sept. 8, 2019

“If you were to get this licence do not ever loose it. This would definitely be something to fall back on when you lose a job or want to retire or want to travel and enjoy the US 48 states.”

Sept. 8, 2019

CDL Questions & Answers

What do people wish they knew before earning their CDL?

3,450 people answered

“Nothing, I only wish I had done it sooner”

Sept. 8, 2019

“College isn’t the only way to make good money”

Sept. 8, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their CDL?

3,814 people answered

“Make sure you can spend long time alone”

Sept. 8, 2019

“Make sure you are able to travel long distances.”

Sept. 8, 2019
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