Military Commercial Drivers License Skills Test Waiver

The Commercial Driver License (CDL) skills test waiver form may be used by service members who are currently licensed and who are or were employed within the last 90 days in a military position requiring the operation of a military motor vehicle equivalent to a Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV). This waiver allows a qualified service member to apply for a CDL without skills testing. CDL knowledge (written) test(s) cannot be waived.

  1. Complete Military Skills Test Waiver

  2. Have your Commmanding Officer sign the waiver attach Assumption of Command Orders for the Commander.

  3. Take the waiver with your medical certification *see below to the Washington State Department of Licensing.

* Both parts of the FMSCA Driver Medical Examination For Commercial Driver Fitness Determination: