Missouri has a flourishing truck driving industry that is part of the trucking field in the Midwest. If you want to get started in this field, you can begin by attending a truck driving school. The city of Malden has Southern Missouri Truck Driving School, a trucking school with multiple programs.
There are two main types of truck driving programs in Missouri: Class A and Class B programs. The Class A program prepares you to drive straight trucks and tractor-trailers. You may need up to eight weeks of training. A Class B program is just for those who want to drive straight trucks.
The city of Malden is home to over 4,000 people. The cost of living is over 25% lower than the national average. State Highway J and Missouri Highway 25 serve local companies like Wilson Trucking Company, Meese Michael, and David Green Trucking.