PDI – Because the Best Trained Get the Best Trucking Jobs


At PDI, most of our trucking grads start careers within ONE MONTH of graduation! Many choose from multiple offers with local, regional and national trucking companies and carriers. Since 1993 we’ve offered affordable CDL training in Rochester NY, to over 6,000 graduates.

PDI is a fully licensed truck driving school. We deliver the classroom and in-the-cab training you need from seasoned professional driver/instructors. You can be on the road professionally in just four weeks and starting a rewarding new job where most earn over $40,000 in their first year. Be your own boss and find a new career path now at PDI.

Come to our next information session, or call 585.293.1203 (toll-free 888.734.4235) today to learn more.

Want to join the PDI team? Click here for our Employment Opportunities.

Graduates, search for new local positions under Job Placement. 

Entry Level Diesel Technician Program

PDI's Entry Level Technician Program is a four-week intensive training program designed to teach individuals with little to no experience in the heavy duty maintenance field the core skills they will need to become Heavy Duty Semi-trailer fleet technicians. There is currently an enormous demand for Tractor/Trailer Technicians across the United States. Graduates of this program can enter their new profession skilled, knowledgeable and highly confident of their abilities to perform their job. 

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 Please note our office has moved to 2125 Buffalo Rd in Westmar Plaza, Rochester, NY 14624. 


January 21, 2020- Part-time Class (Tues/Thurs/Sat) 

February 3, 2020- Full-Time Class

February 17, 2020- Full-Time Class

March 9, 2020- Part-time Class (Mon/Wed/Sat)

Recruiter Visits

H.O Wolding January 21st 1pm & 6pm

Waste Management Jan 22. 8am

Swift January 9th 6pm

Usxpress Jan 31st 1pm 

Start a New Career
in Just One Hour!

Spend an hour with us at our next information session and learn all about the truck driving school of PDI, our unmatched instruction, and great truck driving careers. Check the upcoming info meeting dates or call us toll-free at 1.888.734.4235 today.

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Trucking Companies
Are Hiring NOW!

Thousands of PDI graduates are now driving professionally. Every month trucking companies visit PDI to recruit new drivers. Check out our recruiting events and placement services.

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Fully Licensed

Better truck driver careers start at PDI, thanks to superior teaching from instructors with real-world experience at an institute that is fully licensed and recognized by major motor carriers.