A CDL license, also known as a commercial driver's license, is required to drive large trucks and various other types of commercial vehicles legally. There are several different types of CDLs and several different classe... More » Vehicles DMV & Records

Anyone who wants to operate a school bus, a tow truck or a tank truck needs a commercial driver's license. Similarly, anyone who needs to drive a vehicle transporting a certain amount of hazardous materials is also requi... More » Vehicles DMV & Records

The CDL General Knowledge test is not quite the same thing as the CDL permit test, as an applicant is required to pass all the various relevant written knowledge tests in order to obtain a commercial driver's license and... More » Vehicles DMV & Records
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The requirements to obtain a CDL, or commercial driver's license, vary by state. Regardless, all states require the driver to complete a training program, pass a written exam and take a hands-on driving test. More » Vehicles DMV & Records

To obtain a CDL permit, the applicant must be at least 18 years of age, hold a valid driver's license and pass the knowledge tests for the type vehicle to be driven. The permit is valid for six months. More » Vehicles DMV & Records

Commercial driver's license, or CDL, training is a program for drivers who want to apply for a CDL. The training covers topics such as map reading, advanced truck driving techniques and emergency responses to unforeseen ... More » Vehicles DMV & Records

A commercial driver's license applicant needs proper identification and must pass the required medical examinations, the written knowledge test and a road skills evaluation to meet the requirements for a CDL license. The... More » Vehicles DMV & Records