About Us

DDA has been training and placing students in the trucking industry since 1972.

Diesel Driving Academy is one of the largest privately owned and accredited truck driving schools in the United States, and have been in continuous operation since 1972. Since opening our doors, we have helped thousands of men and women begin their new careers as professional truck drivers. We offer four convenient CDL truck driving training locations in Louisiana, Arkansas, and Georgia.

Our locations include:

You can benefit from our job placement program!

After you graduate, you can take advantage of Diesel Driving Academy’s job placement assistance program. As a professional truck driving school, our relationship with some of the region’s leading trucking companies has helped create job opportunities for graduates. The wage levels within these companies are very competitive and are among the highest in the industry.


Companies who hire our graduates offer benefits such as:

  • Top Pay
  • Paid Vacation
  • Retirement Plan
  • Health Benefits
  • Fuel & Safety Bonuses
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Professional Associations

DDA Professional Associations