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Road To Independence

The Road to Success Begins at Grand Island Express

The Road to Independence is a career path program offered by Grand Island Express intended to help drivers transition from a Company Driver to an Owner Operator. Whether you’re a Student Driver, New Hire or current Grand Island Express Driver we’ve got a program to help you become a successful, happy business owner in fewer than 12 months.

1. Select an option that best describes your current situation  2.  Click the red button  3.  Enjoy YOUR Road to Independence!

STUDENT DRIVER
(No Experience)

Student -> Trainee ->
Company Driver -> Owner Operator


Timeframe: 12 Months

Fundamentals:

  • On the job training (6 months)
  • Extended simulator training
  • Owner-Operator 1-day workshop
  • Self-paced online course of Advanced Business Standards – $160
  • Ongoing free support

*Prerequisites – CDL-A from an approved school

Yes, I’d like to drive for GI Express and enroll in the Road to Independence program!

Apply for driving job

– or –

Don’t have a CDL yet? No problem!

Get started with Grand Island Express and we’ll help you choose an approved school and reimburse your CDL program tuition costs.

I need help getting started!

CURRENT DRIVER FOR COMPANY X
(Experienced)

Company Driver -> Owner Operator


Timeframe: 90 Days

Fundamentals:

  • Owner-Operator 1-day workshop
  • Self-paced online course of Advanced Business Standards – $160
  • Ongoing free support

*Prerequisites – 3 months of driving experience with our company

Yes, I’d like to drive for GI Express and also enroll in the Road to Independence program!

Apply for driving job

CURRENT DRIVER FOR GI EXPRESS
(Experienced)

-> Owner Operator


Timeframe: 4 Weeks

Fundamentals:

  • Owner-Operator 1-day workshop
  • Self-paced online course of Advanced Business Standards – $160
  • Ongoing free support

*Prerequisites – None

Yes, I’d like to be my own boss!

Please enroll me in the Road to Independence program!

Sign me up!

CONTRACTED OWNER OPERATOR

-> Entrepreneur Skills Enrichment


Timeframe: 1-4 Weeks

Fundamentals:

  • Self-paced online course of Advanced Business Standards – $160
  • Ongoing free support

*Prerequisites – None

I’m already my own boss, but I’d like to acquire more skills for managing my own business!

Please enroll me in the Advanced Business Standards course.

Sign me up!

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PO Box 2122
Grand Island, NE 68801-2122

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