CDL Practice Test
CDL Category Practice Tests
- General Knowledge Test
- Combination Vehicles Test
- Passenger Vehicles Test
- Pre-Trip Inspections Test
- Double-Triple Trailers Test
- CDL School Bus Test
- CDL Air Brakes Test
- Hazardous Materials Test
- CDL Tanker Vehicles Test
CDL Practice Test
How To Get A washington Commercial Drivers License
To be eligible for a CDL in Washington, applicants must meet the following age eligibility requirements.
- Be at least 18 years old to operate a commercial vehicle intrastate (within Washington only).
- Be at least 21 years old to operate a commercial vehicle interstate (outside of Washington).
Washington State CDL DOL applicants must be deemed to be physically fit to operate a commercial vehicle and pass a vision test. Applicants are required to submit the following documents.
- (Form MCSA-5876) Medical Examiner’s Certificate (This document must be completed by an FMCSA-approved physician.
- Self-Certification Document
Interstate non-excepted (drivers who do not work for the state or federal governments) must meet federal DOT requirements. Intrastate non-excepted drivers must meet the state requirements.
Drivers who have had their licenses revoked, suspended, denied or canceled are not eligible for a CDL in Washington. Applicants can be disqualified for having multiple licenses.
Washington CDL Endorsements
- H – Hazmat Vehicles
- N – Tank Vehicles
- P – Passenger Vehicles
- S – School Bus
- T – Double or Triple Trailer
- X – Combination Tank Vehicles and Hazmat Vehicles
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washington CDL License Test Tips
All Washington CDL applicants must pass the general knowledge test prior to taking the skills test. This test consists of 50 questions. To pass the Washington test, applicants must score 80 percent or higher. Applicants who require additional endorsements must pass additional tests and pay the required fees. The Washington skills test can be taken 14 days after applicants pass the knowledge test. It includes a pre-trip vehicle inspection, basic control skills and on-road driving. Applicants must pass each section.
Military veterans and current military members can apply to have the skills exam waived if they meet the requirements. To qualify for a waiver, applicants must:
- Be active duty or honorably discharged from the military within the past year.
- Have at least 2 years of experience operating a commercial vehicle as part of their military duties.
- Submit (Form CDL-SK TST WVR) Application for Military Skills Test Waiver.
- Submit (Form MCSA-5876) Medical Examiner’s Certificate.
- Submit (Form 649-F) Medical Examination Report for Commercial Fitness Determination.
Information on the Washington State Department of Licensing
The Washington State Department of Licensing administers CDL license testing and regulations in Washington. To get more information contact them via:
Additional Washington CDL Helpful Links
Please use the links below to access Washington CDL testing resources and to learn more about practice driving tests for the state of Washington.
- Washington Commercial Driver License Manual
- Washington CDL Testing Locations
- Washington Truck Driving Schools
- Washington Drivers License Practice Test
- Washington Motorcycle Test