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What is the CDL road & driving skills test like?

The basic control skills & road test portion of the CDL skills test exam will demonstrate your ability to operate a commercial vehicle in real-world driving scenarios.

The testing will take place on a state-approved route in the general area of the testing facility, and will include all of the things that you would normally expect to encounter when driving: turns, intersections, curves, city and rural driving, merging, etc.

What should I expect when I take my CDL road skills driving test?

Video - Class A Road Skills Exam

This video shows a driver taking the CDL road skills exam

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