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Commercial Truck Driving School

Sparks, NV USA

Welcome to
Desert Knight
CDL School

We proudly offer a variety of truck-driving CDL courses for trucking students of all skill levels. Whether you’re looking to start a new career, brush up on your knowledge, or advance your skill level, Desert Knight CDL School in Sparks, NV has the courses for you. Once you pass your course, your Commercial Driver’s License gives you the power to build a trucking career across the entire United States!

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3rd Party Certifier On-Site!

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Class A & B
CDL Certification

We offer these full extensive courses so you can start your new career in the trucking industry by earning your Class A CDL or Class B CDL license

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Class A & B
Refresher Courses

Get “up to speed” with these courses designed for individuals who hold a current Class A or B CDL license and want to refresh their skills

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Class B to A
CDL Skill Upgrade

Put your pedal to the metal and get your career in 6th gear as we prep you to upgrade your CDL certification from a Class A to a Class B license

Getting you on the road faster!

Getting You
On the Road

A truck driving school that provides experience, truck driving instructors, and offers students comprehensive CDL classes and behind the wheel truck driving education so they are fully prepared to start their new career in the trucking industry.

2.5 years in business during the pandemic and successfully graduated and placed 150 students into trucking jobs with great incomes. We have received awards from the Governor and a US flag from a US senator as appreciation for our work.

School owner & founder Jesse Harding is a Vietnam Veteran who served in US Air Force. He has an extensive truck driving career spanning over 40 years with 3 million safe miles under his belt. Our CDL trucking school is family owned & operated.

3 Reasons to Choose
Desert Knight
CDL School

Start your new career journey today and become a licensed truck driver.

Once you’re certified, your Commercial Driver’s License is good throughout the United States.

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Small Class Sizes

We keep the class sizes small so that our certified CDL instructors have more hands-on & 1-on-1 time with students, setting you up for success.

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Learn on Your Schedule

We don’t set the schedule, you do! We want you to learn on your schedule. Simply complete 160 hours of training on your terms.

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Tuition Assistance

Want to become a CDL student but don’t think you have the support? Don’t count yourself out! We’ll help you to get the resources you need.

Try Our New Truck Driving Simulator!

At Desert Knight CDL School, we now offer state-of-the-art training using our cutting-edge truck driving simulator. Our simulator provides a safe, immersive environment for aspiring truck drivers to learn and test their skills before hitting the road and starting your new career.

With our new in-house truck driving simulator, you’ll experience the thrill of real-world trucking without the risks associated with on-road training before you’re ready. Our lifelike virtual environments accurately replicate various driving scenarios, including different weather conditions, road types, and traffic situations you’re sure to encounter.

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New Learning

With the help of our truck driving simulator experience, now you have the opportunity to master essential driving techniques, such as shifting gears, maneuvering, and handling diverse road conditions, all from the safety of our classroom.

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Training Modules

Practice critical tasks like backing up, parallel parking, and docking, which are essential skills for any truck driver. Develop your decision-making abilities by simulating emergencies, allowing you to practice quick & effective responses.

Forklift training classes

New Forklift Certification Courses Now Available

1-day training classes now available at Desert Kight CDL School. Enroll today!

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Our Amazing

CDL Student Reviews

We have the best students in the state and they agree, Desert Knight CDL School in Sparks, NV is the best truck driving school as well! Want to learn more? Please visit these review sites below to see just how satisfied our students are with their experience.

Are you one of our satisfied CDL students? If so, we’d love to hear what you have to say about us.
Please leave a review below:

“This is the BEST CDL SCHOOL in existence!!! The staff there is unbelievable… they are like family.”
 – Heather S. (Yelp)

Ready to start an exciting
new chapter in your life?

Contact us

Feel free to reach us if you need any assistance


1080 Linda Way Suite #3
Sparks, NV 89431


(775) 331-9231
(775) 400-9453

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