Teamsters Apprenticeship Program
The Teamsters Apprenticeship program is a partnership between the U.S. Department of Labor, ABF Freight and Teamsters Local Union 25. The goal is to help people interested in obtaining their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) and driving freight get all their necessary training for free.
Our Target Audience
The IBT Worker Training Program’s Apprenticeship Program partners with ABF and Teamsters Local Union 25 to provide training to:
- Current Workers who want to obtain a Class A CDL
- Recent High School graduates interested in starting a career in the Transportation Industry
- Transitioning Military Personnel who already have driving experience
ABF Freight hosts classes in locations across the country for transitioning veterans leaving the military for civilian life. The six week program gets the new drivers up to ABF's high standard making them ready for work upon graduation.