State Licensed School/ Licensed Instructors/Certified Third Party Testers
The ELDT regulations set the minimum Federal requirements for training that entry-level drivers must complete before being permitted to take certain commercial driver’s license (CDL) skills or knowledge tests on or after February 7, 2022.
Who is considered an entry-level driver? Individuals applying to:
Obtain a Class A CDL or Class B CDL for the first time;
Upgrade an existing Class B CDL to a Class A CDL;
Obtain a school bus (S), passenger (P), or hazardous materials (H) endorsement for the first time.
To obtain a CLP, the applicant must pass the knowledge test at the DMV.
The commercial driver’s license manual can be picked up at the local Driver’s License Department.