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Students at the Little Rock DDA campus

Please help us welcome two new students to the Little Rock campus, Cary Goolsby and John Horne! Cary started class on Monday, July 14th and John will start in the night class on July 28th. Welcome to the DDA family!

We also want to say congratulations to Jimmie “Mike” Hudson who graduated on July 16th! Best of luck to you as you begin your new driving career!

New students enroll at DDA Little Rock

We’ve got new students starting! Mark Coots and Britney Robnett start training this month, Kejuan Bynum and Peter Davis start in August and Phillip Johnson will start class in October. We’re glad to welcome you all to the DDA family and know you’ll all do very well here! Best of luck as you work toward your new career goals!

Yard work at DDA Little Rock

Students at our Little Rock campus practing different skills on the practice yard.

New Little Rock student, Dakota Murphy

Dakota Murphy just enrolled at the Little Rock campus and will start his training next Monday, July 14! Good luck to you as you begin toward a new driving career!

new CDL student at DDA Little Rock

New CDL student Charles Jones

Please welcome new CDL student Charles Jones to the Little Rock DDA campus!! Charles just enrolled for the July 14th day class! Welcome, Charles!

New CDL student at DDA Little Rock

Little Rock graduate Terrance Williams

DDA graduate Terrance Williams stopped by the Little Rock campus to show off his new truck. He’s driving for Pro-Conn Trucking out of Jacksonville, Arkansas. Instructor Vernon Hamilton and current student Nicholas Ragan stopped for a photo with him. Thanks for the visit, Terrance! It’s always nice to visit with our grads!

DDA graduate stops by to visit

Training Days at DDA

Christian Payne is a new student at Little Rock DDA. He will is starting with the June 23 Night Class! Te’Andre Edison just enrolled in school on June 19! He will be doing his CDl training at the Atlanta DDA campus!

Michael Moutry is doing his CDL training at the Little Rock DDA campus! Glen Graham and Vennet Jennings are working hard during their training days. They will graduate from the Little Rock campus. Classroom work isn’t the most fun, but its necessary!

Instructor Derek McManus works with students Ernest Wheeler and Jerome Clingmon at the Little Rock campus. Instructor George Beers speaking to the newest class of students that began training in Little Rock on June 9th.

June 24: Job Fair at the Little Rock Metroplex

DDA-LR at Job Fair June 24 the Metroplex in Little RockLooking for a new – or better – career? Diesel Driving Academy will be at the 3rd annual “Putting Arkansas Back to Work” Job Fair at the Metroplex in Little Rock, Arkansas on Tuesday, June 24, 2014.

“Cumulus-Little Rock will hold its 3rd annual Putting Arkansas Back to Work Job Fair on Tuesday, June 24th at the Little Rock Metroplex Event Center. The fair is free to job seekers, and dozens of companies from across Central Arkansas that are looking to hire will be there.

The job fair is from 10AM to 7PM. Along with employers conducting interview on site, there will be employment seminars going on all day. Bring plenty of copies of your resume, and come dressed for success (and on-site job interviews).”

Come out and talk with DDA staff to find out what it takes to get started training for a new and rewarding career in the trucking industry! You can get more information on each of our CDL training programs, financial assistance options, and see how our convenient day & evening classes make training for your new career fit easily into your busy schedule.

The Job Fair will be held at the Little Rock Metroplex on June 24, 2014 from 10am-7pm. For more information on this event, please contact the DDA Little Rock campus at 501-945-0964 or visit

Sheila Stanford, Covenant Transport recruiter

Thank you to Sheila Stanford from Covenant Transport for coming out this week and giving a presentation to our students at the Little Rock campus!

Covenant Transport recruiter presentaion at DDA Little Rock

New DDA student, Robert Glasgow

Admissions Officer Jeremy Brown welcoming newly enrolled student Robert Glasgow. Robert started class on this past Monday, June 9th at the Little Rock campus! Welcome to the DDA family, Robert!

New CDL student at DDA LIttle Rock

Companies that Hire our Drivers