Partner Schools and Colleges

A Halvor Lines Partner Badge signifying our partner CDL schools

Halvor Lines is proud of our partnerships with accredited truck driving schools and community colleges in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, Michigan, and beyond. You’ll find a list of many colleges we partner with on this page.

Entry-level CDL graduates of these programs join our five-week paid OTR training program and receive one-on-one coaching and over-the-road training with experienced drivers. We offer small class sizes and paid training to help you start a new career without going into debt. 

To learn more about our driver finishing program apply online or contact our recruiters by phone: 800-579-2114 or email:

Halvor Lines Partnering Schools and Colleges

Chippewa Valley Tech – Eau Claire

Diesel Driving School – Sun Prairie

Fox Valley Techincal College – Appleton,

Milwaukee Area Technical College – Milwaukee, WI

Waukesha Community Technical College – Waukesha

WITC – Rice Lake
Alexandria Tech – Alexandria

Hibbing Community College – Hibbing

Interstate Truck Driving School – St. Paul

Lake Superior College – Duluth

South East Tech – Winona
Des Moines Area Community College – Des Moines

Eastern Iowa Community College  – Davenport

Hawkeye Community College – Waterloo

Iowa Central Community College – Fort Dodge

Kirkwood Community College – Cedar Rapids
Driveco – Laporte

Sage Tech – Indianapolis
Hamrick Truck Driving School – Medina

Napier Truck Driving School – Hamilton

Owens Community College – Perrysburg
Rock Valley – Rockford
MichiganFloridaNational Chains
Tri-Area Trucking – Freeland / Gladwin
West Michigan CDL Training – Grandville 
TDI – Sanford / OrlandoTruck Driving Institute
*If you don’t see your school here, give us a call at 800.579.2114. We welcome new partnerships with new schools!

What do you need to qualify for our driver finishing program?

To apply for our driver finishing program you must be a CDL graduate from an accredited school and provide the following items to our recruiters: 

  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
  • Medical Card
  • Certified Birth Certificate or Passport (To attain TWIC Card)
  • Social Security Card

To learn more about our truck driver finishing program, visit our OTR Training page or contact a recruiter by phone at 800-579-2114 or email at You can also apply online!

What is included in the finishing program?

CDL graduates can look forward to working with Halvor Lines’ top truck drivers with years of experience. From extensive safety training to real-time CDL coaching, we work hard to put you in the fast lane to becoming a truck driver. We also provide a year of additional mentoring with your trainer via phone, text, or email.  

Is this an online finishing school?

No. A CDL finishing school/program generally refers to training that includes behind-the-wheel instruction, which can only be done in person.

Does Halvor Lines offer entry-level jobs after graduation? 

Halvor Lines is actively recruiting to fill entry-level CDL jobs in all of its divisions. The first step is our paid OTR training (also known as a finishing program). We offer a five-week finishing program for entry-level drivers who want to drive solo or in teams; we also offer a 12-week finishing program for recent CDL graduates who want to become trainers and earn additional income. To apply for our CDL Paid Finishing program and entry-level truck driving jobs contact our recruiters or apply online.

Read more about earning your CDL

Learn more about Halvor Lines years of trucking experience including our safety record, awards, eco-friendly fleet, and low turnover. 

Have more questions? Contact a recruiter. Want to feel prepared? Review the list of questions to ask a trucking recruiter at hand and have your own.

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