Great Lakes Truck Driving School is Ohio’s Premier CDL, Heavy Equipment, and Oilfield Training Facility.
Our training facility is situated on over 10 acres, our state of the art training facility centrally located and is within 30 minutes of downtown Cleveland, Elyria, Lorain and Medina. Consisting of a 9,000 square foot building, this expansive facility houses spacious classrooms, offices, and student break/activity areas. With ample acreage, and a designated shifting track, our students are able to practice backing maneuvers and perfect their skills. The Heavy Equipment Training Area resembles a construction site where students learn safety, jobsite set-up, topography readings, grading techniques, trenching, laying pipe, loading dump trucks, footer set-up and more!
Great Lakes Truck Driving School is:
- Accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education.
- 7840 Roswell Road, Building 300, Suite 325 Atlanta, Georgia 30350 (800) 917-2081
- Accredited by the International Association of Drilling Contractors
- HSE RIG PASS Program Number: RP897
- Approved by the State Board of Career Colleges and Schools Registration Number: 10-09-1944T
- Approved for the Training of Veterans by State Approving Agency of Ohio
- The Only Ohio training facility approved to train Department of Homeland Security / Immigration & Customs Enforcement (DHS/ICE) Agents
- NCCER Approved Courses Taught by NCCER Certified Instructors
- Licensed by the Ohio Department of Public Safety #1309-1898
- Approved Training Provider for Michigan Works!
- Approved Training Provider for Pennsylvania CareerLink
Awards & Honors
- Named a 2014, 2015, and 2016 Military Friendly School
- Recognized for Excellence by House District 37 Representative Matt Lundy’s office
- Winner of 2009 Economic Development Achievement Award Given by Growth Capital Corporation.
- Free Enterprise Honoree named by Named by U.S. Chamber of Commerce
- School Owner, Doris Young 2010 Small Business Person of the Year by the Cleveland District SBA Office
- School Owner, Doris Young Received a Certificate of Congressional Recognition by U.S. Representative Betty Sutton
Great Lakes Truck Driving School is a Member of
- Commercial Vehicle Training Association
- West Virginia Oil and Natural Gas Association
- International Association of Drilling Contractors
- Ohio Oil & Gas Association
- Ohio Trucking Association
- Associate Member of Associated Builders and Contractors – Northern Ohio Chapter