Swift Driving Academy: Millington, TN (Print information)
Monday morning at 5:15 AM the Academy bus will pick you up. If driving please report to the Memphis Wellnes Center before 6:00 AM. Bring a jacket/sweater. The classrooms can be cold.
Please wear appropriate attire while attending school. Bring clothing for various weather conditions. Coin laundry available at hotel. The following applies:
After training, all students will return to their home domicile to complete Road Training and examination by a local DMV.
After receiving a Class A CDL from the local DMV, students will be assigned a mentor for 6 weeks of paid training. If a mentor is not available at a terminal location students will be bussed home for an assignment. When out with a trainer you will not be guaranteed any home time.
You must be able to pass a D.O.T. physical, substance / alcohol testing, Swift Work Well Program, and have 20/40 vision or below in each eye.
You will be sharing a suite with 3 other people, twin beds with bedding supplied. All suites are non-smoking with a dinning area, TV, and a full kitchen; stove, pots / pans, dishes, and microwave included.
Room 161 is provided at the hotel for group study.
Any student found with alcohol or a person of the opposite sex in their room at any time will be terminated and sent home immediately.
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Facility & Equipment Description
A 5,000 square foot office and classroom equipped with state-of-the-art video equipment and other visual aids.
A 25 acre driving range.
Training equipment includes freightliner tractors with conventional design, as well as 53' long trailers. All equipment is owned by the institution and is maintained in a clean, modern facility.