California Career School at TAP Class

UPDATE: We are now accepting students for our new homeland security program available at Camp Pendleton! — Your separation date is coming up. What will you do next? This is the question many of the members of our military face when active service is coming to an end. The Pendleton and Twentynine Palms Transition Assistance […]

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Girly Driver

“I am very girly,” explained Natalie Jasso-Padilla, 2010 graduate from the CCS commercial truck and bus training program. We asked her, why get into trucking? Her biggest motivation, she told us, was to beat the stereotype of female truckers and that even a ‘girly girl’ like herself would be able to succeed in the profession. […]

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Trucking Student Pushes His Limits to Succeed

Jose Hunter endured daily hurdles that other students did not experience. His living arrangements and travel distance often made it difficult to meet class attendance but he made this area a priority. As a result of this and a series of factors in his life, the truck and bus course, designed to train students in […]

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Driver Shortage

The American Trucking Association (ATA) is expecting long-haul driver positions to rise to 111,000 openings by the year 2014. Quality in training has been the main concern of carriers– applicants are less favored for not receiving DOT certified training. To probe further, this means one key thing for drivers who are qualified and properly trained: […]

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How One Student Overcame Funding

Over the summer, Alex Alonso came to California Career School to obtain his Class A license and secure employment as a truck driver. Funding, however, proved to be a very difficult ordeal. Alex needed to secure a way to pay for school– a struggle that many students across the country have always experienced. “I appreciate […]

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