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Find CDL training schools in Alabama with program options like Class-A tractor trailer and Class-B truck or bus driver. Schools have commercial driver’s license endorsements training too like passenger, tanker truck, and HAZMAT.

CDL Training Schools in Alabama

Roadmaster Driver’s School

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Roadmaster is a top trucking school located in Bessemer, AL. Some benefits of taking classes at Roadmaster include:

  • In-house financing to those who qualify
  • Trucking Carriers that recruit from Roadmaster may offer up to 100% Tuition Reimbursement after graduation
  • Training is fast and takes about 1 month
  • Get pre-qualified for jobs before you graduate

Tuition Reimbursement – In one month, you can start a career as a professional truck driver by training at Roadmaster Drivers School. The trucking carriers that recruit from Roadmaster may offer up to 100% Tuition Reimbursement.

Financing – Roadmaster offers in-house financing to students who qualify. This helps cover the cost of tuition. Roadmaster’s team works with students with all types of credit histories to try to help them pay for school.

Alabama Location

  • 2570 Fivestar Pkwy, Bessemer, AL 35022

Roadmaster is a partner school and you can connect with them by using the application.

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Jobs with Paid Training in Alabama

CDL-A Truck Driver – No Experience – Paid Training


TMC is hiring entry level CDL A truck drivers near Birmingham, AL.

No CDL? No Problem! TMC is hiring entry level CDL-A truck drivers near Birmingham, AL. Get paid while you train to be a commercial truck driver.


  • Average earnings up to $1,350 – $1,600 a week!
  • Home Weekends
  • Medical Insurance (medical, health, vision, dental)
  • Latest Model Peterbilt Equipment

No Out of Pocket Costs for Training

Despite being one of the top quality training programs, TMC does not require students to pay up front. A commitment to drive for TMC for at least one year allows you the opportunity to get your CDL without the burden of tuition. You will have transportation to our facilities, housing, and some meals covered for you. During the entire training process, you receive $500 per week.

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Answers to Common Alabama CDL Training Questions

How Long Does Alabama Truck Driver Training Take?

CDL Class-A training in Alabama normally takes 2 to 3 months to complete, but some programs are as fast as 3 weeks. If you take night and weekend classes it may take a little longer to finish school.

How Much is CDL Training in Alabama?

The price of CDL school in Alabama can range from between $1,800 to about $8,000. The average cost will be about 4-5,000 dollars. This excludes GI Bill eligibility or other financial aid you may apply for. Read about financial aid for truck driving school.

How Much is an Alabama CDL License?

The CDL-A fee is $66.25 in Alabama.

Getting a CDL in Alabama

Requirements for getting your CDL in Alabama.

  • Current driver license
  • Social Security card
  • 2 Proofs of Principal Residence
  • If transferring from out of state, applicant must present one document from the “primary” list (in addition to the Social Security number document)
  • Current Department of Transportation long medical form (unless medically exempt)
  • $25 testing fee (no checks)
  • Transportation Security Administration background check if transferring or obtaining a hazardous materials endorsement
  • If not a U.S. citizen, applicant must legally be in permanent status in the United States and domiciled in Alabama
  • Skills test if upgrading a license or first-time applicant (test by appointment only; $20 skills test fee)
  • Proof of insurance
  • $66.25 to purchase class “A” license
  • $56.25 to purchase class “B” license
  • $36.25 to purchase class “C” license
  • $36.25 to purchase commercial learner license

Visit the Alabama credential requirements page for official information.

Select An Alabama City Near You

Learn about Alabama CDL training schools with job placement and financial aid assistance for students who qualify.  There are no all-online Alabama CDL courses currently available but some schools have part-online programs or night and weekend classes.

Find an Alabama Trucking Job After School!

Search CDL jobs in Alabama for positions like local delivery, regional, and long haul truck driver.

Other Training Options in Alabama

You can search for trade school programs like diesel mechanic, aircraft mechanic, and HVAC technician, they’re available at some Alabama schools.

Go to: Alabama Trade Schools