Questions and Answers
What is the fee for CDL Third Party Examination and who pays?
The current rate for tests given by examiners is $100 (plus a $10 processing fee for credit card, debit card, and open purchase order payments). Depending on the arrangement with the district, the driver being tested may be required to pay all or part of the fee, or the school district may pay it. Testing fees are payable to ESD 112.
Who furnishes training manuals, records, forms, and other necessary materials?
The Department of Licensing will provide each examiner with all forms necessary to conduct tests.
Who provides the training venue and applicable employment and record keeping requirements?
ESD 112 will maintain all employment records, timesheets, and payroll information for each examiner.
What is the role of OSPI?
Patti Enbody, Program Supervisor, will provide technical support and assistance to the program, organizing tests as needed, and monitoring annual certification requirements for examiners and test route approvals.
What does the examiner need to provide?
Successful candidates will furnish their own testing equipment (i.e. 20-24 12” high traffic cones, clip board, flashlight, etc.)