Questions and Answers about Swift Transportation

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2 step process

Answered - Transportation Coordinator/ECT (Former Employee) - Phoenix, AZ

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I had to be trained. That meant 3 weeks of School, must pass CDL, then 6 weeks on a mentors truck.

Answered - Truck Driver Class A (Former Employee) - Moberly, MO

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Not long was quick process

Answered - Line Haul Truck Driver (Former Employee) - Phoenix, AZ

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They get the new guys on the road as fast as legally possible.

Answered - Mentor, owner operator. (Former Employee) - Phoenix, AZ

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12 weeks. See review above

Answered - Flatbed Truck Driver (Former Employee) - Phoenix, AZ

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No experience 8 to 10 weeks

Answered - Truck Driver Class A (Former Employee) - Edwardsville, KS

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Beginners with zero experience.....5 weeks
4 weeks of school and 3 days of orientation

Answered - Professional Driver, owner operator (Current Employee) - Greer, SC

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Less than a couple weeks

Answered - Driver/Owner Operator (Current Employee) - Phoenix, AZ 85043

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It took approx 3 weeks to approve me to start, then 4 weeks for school to get cdl which they lied and told me 3 weeks. Then 3 days orientation and then your suppose to get a mentor but I had to wait another 3 days to get one.

Answered - Driver (Former Employee) - Greer, SC

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Took a week and just basic steps except I drove a semi to show them I could

Answered - Truck Driver (Current Employee) - Los Lunas, NM

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