A CDL, or commercial driver's license, is issued to ensure truck drivers are qualified to safely operate commercial motor vehicles. Class B refers to a class of vehicles within the CDL that has a gross vehicle weight ove... More » Vehicles DMV & Records

To receive a Class B Commercial Driver License, a driver must first complete a CDL training program and pass an examination. The applicant must have a valid driver’s license, and in some states a Class B CDL learner’s pe... More » Education Standardized Tests

A Class B driver's license is a type of commercial driver's license that allows the driver to operate a large truck under certain conditions. The license restricts the size of the trailer that the truck is allowed to car... More » Vehicles DMV & Records
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