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NIT trucking course

Northern Industrial Training, LLC (NIT) is a privately owned Alaskan company founded in 2003. NIT was founded under the principle of providing classroom and hands-on training that provides innovative programs and curricula that lead to successful career paths for all Alaskans. NIT serves the public with an expansive vocational training center headquartered in Palmer, Alaska. Our training center includes a multiple classroom building, a driving/equipment range and a state of the art Mechanical and Welding Trades facility. 

NIT has licensed and certified instructors available to provide training programs throughout Alaska, from Prudhoe Bay to Juneau. NIT offers a Professional Truck Driver Institute (PTDI) certified program. We are also a nationally recognized NCCER training sponsor. Through NCCER we are able to offer oil-gas pipeline and building construction trade programs. We have a variety of training combinations for professional truck driving, heavy equipment, hazardous materials, mine safety, OSHA courses and safety programs. NIT continues to answer the changing developments of the community in their training needs.

Our programs are approved by the Alaska Commission on Post-Secondary Education and the Division of Motor Vehicles. In addition to serving the Matanuska-Susitna Valley, NIT is authorized to conduct Commercial Drivers License (CDL) testing and offer training programs throughout Alaska. NIT is a member of the Alaska Industry Support Alliance, Alaska Marine Safety Education Association (AMSEA), Alaska Process Industry Careers Consortium (APICC), Alaska Trucking Association, Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals (AHMP), American International Health Alliance (AIHA), American Red Cross, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATTSA), American Welding Society (AWS), Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP), Capital Safety, Anchorage/Palmer/Wasilla/Fairbanks Alaska Chamber of Commerce, Crane Institute of America, Hobart, Kaplan-UI, Medic First Aid, Miner Association, National Environmental, Safety and Health Training Association
(NESHTA), National Safety Council, North Dakota National Safety Council, PEC/Premier Safety, Plans Room, Professional Truck Driver Institute (PTDI), and Thinking Driver.

Contact Us


1740 N. Terrilou Ct.
Palmer, AK 99645

Phone: (907) 357-6400
Toll Free: 1-888-367-6482

Fax: (907) 357-6430

Map and Directions


3700 Centerpoint Dr.
Anchorage, AK 9503

Phone: (907) 743-7700

Fax: (907) 743-7760