There are many exciting career opportunities in the trucking industry. In Breyard, there's one school that offers a truck driving program: Blue Ridge Community College. Located right off of one of the area's biggest highways, Blue Ridge Community College gives you plenty of opportunities to practice your truck driving.
Before selecting a program, you need to decide which type of driver's license you want to pursue. Class A programs take about six weeks, and Class B programs take about two weeks. One part of your program is classroom training. After you've demonstrated your knowledge of North Carolina driving laws, you can practice driving.
Breyard is home to over 7,500 residents. The cost of living in Breyard is almost 10% below the national average. There are many large highways in this area, including U.S. Route 276 and Asheville Highway. Trucking companies in this area include Schneider and Celadon Trucking Services.
Those who drive heavy trucks in the Brevard area earn an average annual income of $40,090, per the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Light truck drivers earn an average of $32,960 per year (BLS, 2013).