Experience the power to lifechange with CRST

Train to be a truck driver with CRST and you can take pride in changing your life.
Have a permit, but can't get to school? We can help!

CRST Supports Your Life Change

  • We focus on getting you trained well and earning fast. Within four weeks, you’ll be with your training partner, earning money. You can forget training programs that last years and treat you like a newbie.
  • We help you make all the travel arrangements to training. Our recruiters support you with a packing list, bus tickets and a schedule of what to expect when you arrive at your training facility or hotel.
  • We don’t ask you to have your training permit in advance, like some schools might. We help you through the entire permit process once you’re at the training facility.
  • Driving a 53-foot trailer is an awe inspiring career change, but rest assured that our operations team is here to support you and always has your safety in mind. Our best-in-class safety program puts the decision to shut-down in your hands, should you ever feel outside your comfort zone. You’re never out there alone.
  • Approved hometime is guaranteed or we pay you!


Earn a great living, be supported by professional grade people and experience unlimited opportunities to grow when you train to be an over the road truck driver with CRST.

But wait…there’s MORE!

  • Best-in-class over the road training with expert drivers
  • Transportation to our training facility is provided
  • Stay in a comfortable dorm with Wi-Fi and amenities
  • Steady pay while you drive with your over the road mentor
  • Get on the road in as little as four weeks
  • Two meals a day and all the coffee you can drink
  • Ask a recruiter about our new flexible hometime options!
  • Earn up to $5,000 Extra from now until the end of the year when you drive with CRST. Through our T.I.P.S. Program, you can make up to 10¢ more per mile. Call a recruiter for eligibility and learn how to earn more!
CRST is proud to announce a significant leap forward in student compensation that brings our pay package to one of the top in the field. It is one of our top priorities to see our student drivers succeed and we believe nothing says that louder than improving pay. CRST also offers pay increases every month your first year with us!

Once You Become a CDL-A Driver you Get Total Rewards

  • Pay increase every month your first year
  • Guaranteed home time or we pay you
  • Affordable medical, dental, & life insurance
  • 401k with competitive match plan
  • High tech trucks & equipment
  • Paid layover and detention
  • Longest average trucking miles in the industry
  • 99% no touch, 80% drop-and-hook freight
  • World-class lease purchase program


  • Must be 21 years old to apply.
  • Qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for employment pursuant to applicable laws.
Setting You Up for Success On the Road - After you complete our academy, you’ll be matched with an instructor for 28 days of on-the-road training. After that, you can select any co-driver who lives in your area – even a friend or spouse.