Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

Commercial Driver's License (CDL) courses include: CDL Written Test Prep, CDL Road Test Prep, or the CDL Road Test. By passing the CDL Road Test, you can earn a CDL license. 

Course Information

CDL Written Test Prep prepares students for the CDL Learner's Permit written test. Course price includes the National Safety and Compliance Student Study Manual.
Time: 5 hours
Cost: $124 (includes $5 non-refundable registration fee)

CDL Road Test Prep Class provides intensive information about requirements for the CDL Road Test, including vehicle inspection test, basic control skills test, and the road test. You do not need a CDL Permit to attend this class. 
Length: 2.5 hours
Cost: $84 (includes $5 non-refundable registration fee)

CDL Road Test will test vehicle inspection, basic controls, and driving skills and can result in the CDL license. Testers must provide their own vehicles for testing. The CDL Range is located at 400 Romano Vineyard Way in North Kingstown.
Cost: $100; Re-test fee is $75

Registration Information

  1. CDL Registration Form
  2. CDL Road Test Instructions

Program Information

  • Cost
  • $84 - $308
  • Written test prep ($124), road test prep ($84), and road test ($100)

  • Time Commitment
  • 2.5 - 5 hours 
  • Written test prep (5 hours) and road test prep (2.5 hours)

Contact Information

  • En español
  • Para información en español, por favor llame al 401.333.7070.

Contact Information

All workforce offices will be closed on: 
Th, November 22, 2018
W, December 12, 2018
T, December 25, 2018
T, January 1, 2019

Flanagan Campus, Lincoln
1762 Louisquisset Pike, 2nd Floor South
Lincoln, RI 02865
Tel: 401.333.7070
Hours: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. (M-Th)**; 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (F); 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. (Sat)*

*Sat: The Flanagan campus will be closed on the following dates: 11/24, 12/22, 12/29 & 1/5

**From 12/17 - 1/4 the Flanagan Campus will be open M-F 8am-4pm

Liston Campus, Providence
One Hilton Street, Room 1154 
Providence, RI 02905
Tel: 401.455.6144
Hours: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (M-F)

Knight Campus, Warwick
400 East Avenue, Room 4200
Warwick, RI 02886
Tel: 401.825.1214
Hours: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (M-F)

Faculty and Staff


Para información en español, por favor llame al 401.455.6019

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Last Updated: 9/4/18