Commercial Driver License Third Party Testing
Third Party Testers FAQ
Is there an application fee for Third Party Testers?
No. There is no fee to join the CDL & Third Party Testing Program.
Is a Class A CDL required to test CDL applicants?
The Tester must hold a valid CDL equal to the class of license authorized under their Third Party Tester Agreement. Example: If you hold a Class B CDL you may only test Class B & C applicants.
Who is responsible for paying the training certification fee?
It is the responsibility of the applicant to secure payment for the required training.
Can I work at multiple companies offering the CDL skills test?
Yes, The Third Party Tester may work at multiple testing facilities.
What is required to pass the 50-hour training class?
To successfully pass the course a Third Party Tester must pass a knowledge exam and score within five points of your instructor on each part of the skills test. The knowledge test and score is administered on the last day of class.
Dave Kerner, Executive Director