Learn how to get an Ohio CDL from CDL Permit to CDL Skills Test from the Ohio BMV.
For starters, you should review the Ohio CDL Requirements section to determine if you will qualify for a CDL. Some of these requirements include a minimum age requirement and CDL physical requirements.
Get a CDL permit by passing the written tests for the type of Ohio CDL you want to get. Review the Ohio CDL permit section to learn more about the CDL permit process.
Depending on the CDL endorsement you want to obtain, you need to pass the written CDL endorsement test. However, some endorsements may also require a background check before the endorsement can be added to your CDL license. Consult the Ohio CDL endorsements section for additional information.
A CDL driving test must be passed in which the driver completes a 3-part exam that includes a pre-trip inspection test, basic control skills test, and driving test at either a state of Ohio CDL test site or approved 3rd party test site in Ohio. More details can be found on the Ohio CDL skills test section.
Information regarding the Ohio CDL can be found on the Holding an Ohio CDL section including details about renewing a CDL, upgrading a CDL and CDL restrictions.