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New students starting their CDL training at Diesel Driving Academy


Welcome to Diesel Driving Academy! We are thrilled that you will be joining our family! Our instructors and staff are here to support your success as a new student & you are encouraged to connect with them for assistance in finding the resources you need to help you reach your career goals. Welcome to theContinue Reading

Way to go, graduates!


Congratulations to a few recent DDA graduates:  Yoel Castillo and Mark Crockett graduated in April 2015.  Charles Franklin graduated in February 2015 and stopped by campus with his Swift truck to visit! Jennifer Arguello received her CDL on April 22 and started working for SRT the week after graduation! Michael Reddinger recently graduated from theContinue Reading

Werner Enterprises Operation Freedom Truck to be on display at DDA campuses April 29, 30, May 1


Join us this week for a chance to see the Werner Enterprises Operation Freedom truck up close! Operation Freedom trucks are driven by seasoned professional Werner drivers and military veterans. The military wrapped Freedom trucks haul freight on a daily basis and attend recruiting events, truck shows and military appreciation events. Ron, a recruiter forContinue Reading

March 26: “Putting Ark-La-Tex Back to Work” Job Fair


Cumulus Broadcasting will be holding their annual “Putting The ArkLaTex Back to Work!” Job Fair on Thursday, March 26, 2015 from 10 AM – 4 PM at a new location this year, at the Horseshoe Riverdome, located at 711 Horseshoe Boulevard, Bossier City, LA 71111. “Putting The ArkLaTex Back to Work!” Job Fair Thursday, MarchContinue Reading

March 5: Weather Update


WEATHER UPDATES FOR THURSDAY, MARCH 5, 2015 Dallas campus: Day classes cancelled. Decision on Evening classes to come later today. Little Rock campus: Day and Evening classes cancelled. Shreveport campus: Day classes will start at 9:30. Evening classes will start at the usual time. ** Please follow us on Facebook for updated weather alerts **

New Truck Graduates from DDA Shreveport


Update on a few of our Shreveport students — Deraius Smith graduated Feb. 18, 2015 and is starting his new career with Covenant Transport. Eric Franks graduated Feb. 18 and is headed to Maverick Transportation out of Little Rock, AR to start his career. Geraldo Williams graduated Feb. 18 and is planning on starting hisContinue Reading

Feb. 26: Campus Schedules


February 26, 2015: winter weather announcement: Little Rock campus is back open for normal class schedules. Atlanta campus will start classes at 10:30 this morning. All other campuses are open as normal for all classes. Please follow us on Facebook to stay up-to-date on all weather related campus closings.

Feb. 24, 2015: Winter Weather Class Schedule


Winter weather announcement for Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015: – Shreveport classes are cancelled for Tuesday. Employees will be on campus at noon. – Little Rock day classes will start at 10:30. Evening classes will carry on as usual. – Atlanta and Baton Rouge classes will carry on as usual. Please follow us on Facebook toContinue Reading

Feb. 23, 2015: Classes Canceled


Due to the winter weather, the following classes have been cancelled for Monday, February 23, 2015: DDA-Little Rock: day and evening classes DDA-Shreveport: day and evening classes       Weather related campus closings will be posted on our Facebook page. Please check back for updated information, or follow us on Facebook to stay up-to-dateContinue Reading

Congrats to recent Shreveport graduates!


Congrats to the following recent graduates! Roderick Phillips graduated from the 3/17/2014 evening class and is going to work for Tyson. He is in the photo completing his road test. Jacoby Hooper also graduated from the 3/17 evening class and is going to work locally for Bates Express Trucking. Jacquline Hampton graduated from the 3/17Continue Reading

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