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Jan

13

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Driving the next generation in trucking

Jan 13, 2021 - The United States is facing a crisis in its supply chain. At a time when Americans are relying on quick and efficient delivery more than ever, our nation’s already struggling transportation system experiences...

Association for Career & Technical Education

Mar

10

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No experience, no problem: PTI doubles down on student drivers

Mar 10, 2021 - During the past six months, the driver shortage has gone from an afterthought to a major constraint on capacity. Competition for experienced drivers is intense...

CCJ Daily Report

Jul

3

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DRIVE-Safe Act proponents call for greater trust in trained younger drivers

Jul 3, 2021 - Legislation proposes two-step apprenticeship and hundreds of hours of training on trucks equipped with latest safety technology...

CCJ Daily Report

Jul

14

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Non-Profit Aims to Train Next-Gen Truck Drivers, Techs

Jul 14, 2021 - A recently launched non-profit, the Next Generation in Trucking Association, has partnered with schools in Kentucky, Wisconsin...

HDT Trucking Info

Jul

14

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Next Generation in Trucking Association partners with schools to train diesel techs, truck drivers

Jul 14, 2021 - A recently launched non-profit, The Next Generation in Trucking Association, announced new school partnerships to provide CDL driver...

Fleet Equipment

Jul

14

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Trucking association launches CDL training programs

Jul 14, 2021 - Nonprofit group partners with high schools and community colleges to train the next generation of truck drivers and technicians...

CSCMP's Supply Chain Quarterly

Jul

20

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Organization forms to recruit next generation to trucking

Jul 20, 2021 - “Programs like this one are critical game-changers for not only developing a skilled workforce but also creating pathways for that skilled workforce...

Truckers News

Jul

20

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New association aims to build pipeline of truck drivers, technicians

Jul 20, 2021 - The trucking industry has a new association. The Next Generation in Trucking Association officially launched Tuesday, with partnerships with schools in...

Waste Drive

Aug

1

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CA high school teacher becomes trucker for summer to raise money for students

Aug 1, 2021 - Patterson High School teacher Dave Dein discusses his efforts to raise money for his students by trucking for the summer amid driver shortage...

Fox News

Aug

4

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Future Leaders Partner with Newly Formed Trucking Workforce Association

Aug 4, 2021 - The mission of the Future Leaders of Indiana (FLI) Council is to further the professional development of its membership through education, mentorship and leadership opportunities while continuing to grow and develop the Indiana Motor Truck Association membership...

IN Trucking

Aug

20

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Growing numbers of teens see trucking as attractive career

Aug 20, 2021 - One school has put into practice Next Gen’s mission, creating one of the nation’s first high school truck driving programs...

Freight Waves

Aug

20

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High schoolers are training to drive 18-wheelers amid a shortage of truck drivers

Aug 20, 2021 - When thinking about the trucking industry, the first thing that comes to mind about its drivers is that they tend to be older...

NPR

Aug

25

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New Effort to Fill Truck Driver Shortage

Aug 25, 2021 - INDIANAPOLIS - Two trucking associations, including an Indiana based group, have forged an alliance to help solve a workforce shortage in the trucking industry...

Inside Indiana Business

Sep

29

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High school teacher works to prepare the next generation of truck drivers

Sep 29, 2021 - PATTERSON, Calif. — Javier Diaz went down the wrong path early in life. He used drugs, was involved in gang activity and got into trouble at school — he fit all the cliches that could...

The Trucker

Sep

30

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Inside Edition visits PHS Logistics and Transportation Department

Sep 30, 2021 - American news broadcasting program, Inside Edition, which operates from studios in Los Angeles and New York City, had a production crew ...

Inside Edition

Oct

3

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Teens Are Being Trained to Drive 18-Wheelers Amid Truck Driver Shortage

Oct 3, 2021 - Inside Edition visited student participants of Patterson High School who are participating in one of the first truck-driving programs...

Inside Edition

Oct

13

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California high school program aims to help nation's growing truck driver shortage

13 Oct, 2021 - Patterson High School in California is introducing students to the possibility of a career in truck driving, an industry facing worker shortages impacting the nation's...

Fox News

Oct

19

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Teen truckers proposed to solve driver shortage

19 Oct, 2021 - A guest on "Morning in America" proposes a youth solution to the supply chain bottleneck...

Morning in America

Oct

20

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The Average Truck Driver Is 54. Enter the Teens

20 Oct, 2021 - Patterson High School is one of the first schools in the country offering a truck-driving program for senior students...

Newser

Oct

28

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Truck driver shortage continues to grow amid the pandemic

28 Oct, 2021 - With less than two months until Christmas, people are ramping up their shopping, but the truck driver shortage could be a Grinch this season...

Hiring Hoosiers WRTV

Oct

28

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Truck driver shortage hits record high, threatening to hurt holiday shopping

28 Oct, 2021 - As the truck driver shortage continues to grow, coupled with the delay at U.S. ports, products could take longer to make it onto shelves ahead of the holidays...

Fox Business

Oct

28

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California high school truck driver program addresses shortage annihilating supply chain

28 Oct, 2021 - Patterson High School in California introduced a supply chain and logistics program to senior students, offering truck driving certification upon graduation as well as other...

Fox Business

Oct

30

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PHS Logistics

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Fox News

Nov

7

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Supply chain stalled by 72,000 truckers who failed strict drug tests

7 Nov, 2021 - A dire truck driver shortage that’s wreaking havoc on the US economy is getting worse — and it’s being fueled partly by tough federal drug-testing restrictions that were imposed nationwide last year, industry officials told The Post.

New York Post

Nov

8

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Truck drivers fear that President Joe Biden’s vaccine mandate will further exacerbate the supply chain crisis and cause snarls going into 2022.

8 Nov, 2021 - The trucking industry issued new warnings after the Occupational Safety and Health Administration released guidance Thursday on the mandates after much anticipation...

Washington Examiner

Nov

23

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Secundaria capacita a sus alumnos para que conduzcan los autobuses escolares en California

23 Nov, 2021 - Video oficial de Al Rojo Vivo. Ante la escasez de conductores de autobuses escolares, una secundaria...

de Al Rojo Vivo on youtube.com

Dec

2

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How local programs are trying to fill gaps in the trucking industry.

2 Dec, 2021 - The truck driving and technical industry is experiencing a workforce shortage from many different angles, and some Louisville-based programs are looking to fix it....

Biz Journals: Louisville Business First

Dec

5

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All I want for Christmas is..

5 Dec, 2021 - What is the supply chain and why should you care? Have you noticed in recent months the supply chain has been in the forefront of the news? The reason is there are more than 50 cargo freighters anchored off the California coast. Consumers are being warned that shelves will be empty—so shop early!....

NAWB

Jan

6

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Effort to Recruit New Truck Drivers Moves Into High Schools

Jan. 6, 2022 - An all-volunteer effort is working with educators to help raise awareness of truck driving careers among students.

TT News (Transport Topics)

Jan

10

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Fleets Find That Raising Pay Doesn’t Solve Driver Shortage

Jan. 10, 2022 - The flurry of fleets that raised pay early in 2021 to recruit and retain truck drivers amid labor shortages snowballed into a widespread industry trend.

TT News (Transport Topics)

Jan

20

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Government-backed program allows teens to drive big rigs to help ease supply backlogs

Jan. 20, 2022 - Apprentice program seeks motivated 18-20-year-olds looking for a pathway into the trucking industry.

Fox News

Mar

8

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How to appeal to a changing truck driver demographic

Mar. 8, 2022 - Fleet executives who understand how demographics are changing will be better equipped to recruit and manage a younger generation of drivers.

Fleet Owner

Apr

1

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Next Gen Helps Industry Keep on Truckin'

Apr. 1, 2022 - With 10 years of driver staffing and sales experience in the trucking industry, Lindsey Trent was proud to be part of such an important link in the U.S. ...

North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors (NAFCD)

Apr

4

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Trucking’s Next Generation: Carriers Embracing a Younger Workforce

Apr. 4, 2022 - Passing the torch from an aging workforce to the next generation of truck drivers is on the minds of nearly all trucking carriers...

Commerce Express

Apr

19

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How a high school is attracting people to trucking industry

Apr. 19, 2022 - America is facing a major shortage of truck drivers. There are 80,000 such drivers needed right now, and that number is expected to grow to 130,000 by 2030, according to the American Trucking Association

News Nation Prime

Apr

29

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Drilling Deep: Getting young people into trucking nice and early

Apr. 29, 2022 - Lindsey Trent is the president of the Next Generation in Trucking Association, founded just last year. Her group works with high schools and trade institutes to steer young people toward a career in logistics, whether it’s as a driver, a diesel mechanic or some other area..

Freight Waves; Drilling Deep

May

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Solera- To Combat the Driver Shortage

May 25, 2022 - Solera Holdings, LLC ("Solera"), the global leader in vehicle lifecycle management, has joined the Next Generation in Trucking Association...

Solera Holdings, Inc.

Jun

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Industry stakeholders work to attract new truck drivers before they enter the workforce

Jun. 6, 2022 - High schools across the U.S. have over 1,200 career technical programs for woodworking, over 1,400 for automotive and over 3,000 for construction.....

CCJ

Jul

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Integrating Younger Adults Into Trucking Careers

Jul. 1, 2022 - For a free copy of the full report electronically, please provide the information below. Once your information has been submitted, the report will begin downloading automatically. Please note the file is large so it may take a few minutes to download...

ATRI

Jul

14

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What the Trucking Industry Is Doing to Build the Workforce of the Future

Jul. 14, 2022 - The U.S. trucking industry is short 80,000 drivers and expects to see that number surpass 160,000 by 2030, according to the American Trucking Associations.

Scrap News

Jul

19

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Trucking Industry Bets Big on the Next Generation of Drivers.

Jul. 19, 2022 - American Trucking Associations is predicting a driver shortage of 160,000 by 2030. Less than ten years away. But the industry is determined to keep on trucking.

MSW Management

Jul

20

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Safety experts inspiring teens for trucking's future

Jul. 20, 2022 - J.J. Keller, a provider of safety and regulation compliance services and educational materials, will join Next Generation in Trucking to offer an educational program for high school students to learn about trucking careers

Fleet Owner

Jul

22

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Next generation in trucking pushes to reach even more high schools with professionally produced trucking curriculum, CDL Traning

Jul. 22, 2022 - Just a year into its founding, the Next Generation in Trucking Association has already engaged with more than 60 high schools....

National Transportation Institute

Aug

19

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Apprenticeship pilot program introducing interstate trucking to younger drivers

Aug. 19, 2022 - Do teenagers belong in a big rig? That’s the age-old debate. One side says yes, pointing to the driver shortage, while the...

Freight Waves

Aug

22

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Women in Transportation 2022: Trailblazers in trucking

Aug. 22, 2022 - This year, FleetOwner spoke with nine different women across the industry’s ranks. Each professional sees the potential that the...

Fleet Owner

Aug

24

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From Woes to Wins: Trucking Industry Drives Forward Despite Driver Shortage

Aug. 24, 2022 - The transportation industry has experienced its fair share of ups and downs the past couple of years. Industry experts...

Food Logistics
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