Truckload Carriers Association Launches New Learning Platform Specifically for Driver Training
Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) announced today that Truckload Academy, its education and certification arm, is adding to its suite of educational options a new subscription-based, online learning platform specifically tailored to training professional truck drivers.
Accident Victim Rescued by TCA Highway Angel
Carriers Association (TCA) has named Joe Bearce of Sapulpa, Oklahoma, as a
Highway Angel for rescuing a man from a desperate situation. Bearce is an
escort driver with Stone Trucking Co. of Kiefer, Oklahoma.
Truckload Carriers Association Members Pledge To Hire 50,000 Veterans In Partnership With Hiring Our Heroes and FASTPORT
Setting the course for a new year, the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) has announced a commitment on behalf of its 700 member companies to hire 50,000 veterans and military spouses into the truckload industry over the next four years.
Truckload Carriers Association and EpicVue Announce Highway Angel of the Year
At its upcoming Annual Convention, the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) and EpicVue will honor a Highway Angel of the Year who best embodies the spirit of the organizationís Highway Angel program. The 2014 recipient is David Ragland of Cotopaxi, Colorado, a professional truck driver with Kelleís Transport Service of West Valley City, Utah.
Twenty Winners Named 2015 Best Fleets to Drive For
Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) and CarriersEdge of Markham, Ontario, have selected 20 trucking companies from across North America as the 2015 Best Fleets to Drive For. The 7th annual survey and contest identifies for-hire trucking companies that provide the best workplace experiences for their drivers.
PTDI Certifies First Military Truck Driver Training Course
The Professional Truck Driver Institute (PTDI) recently granted its first certification of a truck driver training course at a military facility when it recognized the U.S. Air Force Tractor Trailer Training (3T) program based at Dobbins Air Reserve Base near Atlanta, Georgia.
Truckload Carriers Association and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund Partner to Bring The Wall That Heals to Communities Across America
The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF) are partnering to bring The Wall That Heals to communities across America.
Schools Receiving PTDI Course Recertification Address Need for Younger Drivers
Despite 98-percent graduation rates, driver training programs that recently received the Professional Truck Driver Institute (PTDI) course recertification expressed concern about filling the growing demand for drivers. The American Trucking Associations (ATA) projects a driver shortage increase to 200,000 by 2020, and the industry is already struggling to attract and retain new and younger drivers.
EpicVue to Sponsor Truckload Carriers Associationís Highway Angel Program
Effective today, the Truckload Carriers Associationís Highway Angel program has a new, exclusive sponsor: EpicVue, providers of premium in-cab satellite TV packaged exclusively for the trucking industry.
Who Will Win Prestigious Title of Driver of the Year?
The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA),Overdrive Magazine, and TruckersNews.com are pleased to reveal the identities of the six finalists for the 2014 Driver of the Year competition.