State Certified CDL Training: 833-464-0737
ELDT Approved School




  • Lifetime job placement assistance.
  • Individualized truck driver training.
  • Financial aid for CDL training programs.
  • You choose training in manual or automatic shifting trucks!!

What's holding you back from a rewarding career?

For more than 20 years, SWTDT has trained and empowered students for enduring driver careers. Multiple locations in Tucson, Phoenix and Las Vegas.


Now Hiring - Instructors

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We prepare you for trucking companies that want safe, professional drivers. The trucking industry has full benefits, tuition reimbursement, and 401k retirement plans.


Local & Independent Truck School

Most CDL Schools are owned or directly affiliated with trucking companies. Southwest Truck Driver Training is not, which means we work for you.


Several Financial Aid Options

For students who do not meet state grant requirements, we offer an in-house tuition program to help meet your needs.


Lifetime Job Placement Assistance

Southwest Truck Driver Training offers our graduates lifetime job placement assistance in local, regional, dedicated and over the road (OTR) positions.

State-of-the Art Driving Range & Instruction

Southwest Truck Driver Training is an independent and dedicated truck driving school. Our facilities are equipped with the latest trucks and master instructors. 

  • 1 on 1 training available
  • Modern industry standard equipment
  • Military Veterans on staff
  • Training is done at each of our convenient locations
  • Both hands on and digital teaching aids

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success stories

"I currently work in the oil fields of North Dakota and making great money! This would never have happened for me if it wasn’t for Southwest’s amazing Job Placement Staff!"

~Kevin, US Army veteran

"I looked at three different driving schools before walking into Southwest. I knew immediately, it was the place for me. Solid training and the respect you deserve." 

~Shelly, US Air Force Veteran

"A CDL can open many doors, from driving an 18-wheeler to transporting passengers. A CDL says that I am a professional driver and will transport people and cargo professionally. Southwest Truck Driver Training prepared me to be a professional driver; starting day one" 


"Since leaving Southwest for my first trucking job numerous people have told me how impressed they are with my driving skills. I tell them all that Southwest prepared me to be the best."


"I live in New Mexico and couldn't find a truck driver training provider in my area. I found Southwest Truck Driver Training on the web, gave them a call and before I knew it I had my CDL and a job!! Thank you Southwest." 


"After exploring several different companies I chose Southwest Truck Driver Training. Primarily because I chose who I wanted to work for after graduation. They supported my decision every step of the way"


Convenient Campus Locations in Tucson, Phoenix and Las Vegas

Centrally located right off the I-10 on Glenn St. The Tucson campus has been in operation for nearly 20 years. Our experienced staff will ensure you get driving towards a new career.

Our newly updated campus is located off 51st avenue just north of Buckeye Rd. Our incredible staff has the experience & skills to get you on the road to a new career in trucking.

Our North Las Vegas location is situated east of the I-15 off of Craig Road. We are minutes away from Nellis Air Force Base and you are just weeks from a new career in Truck Driving.

We're Hiring

Southwest Truck Driver Training is hiring truck driving instructors for any of our locations.


Instructor Job Summary

Under general direction of the Training Department Manager of a campus, the Instructor performs duties related to delivering the appropriate instructional program as set forth by SWTDT in a learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their potential within a campus of Southwest Truck Driver Training (SWTDT). Requires strong training skills. Also, calls for flexibility, excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to work harmoniously with all levels of internal management and staff, as well as outside clients.

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