CDL License Study Guide
Use the license study guide to begin preparing for your truck driving job by studying for your CDL exams before you ever step foot in the classroom.
Truck Driver’s License Study Materials
Use these resources like the online or printable state CDL manuals, pre-trip inspection checklist and free online practice tests to help you study for your CDL license..
General & State CDL License Manuals
- Complete Online CDL License Manual
- State CDL License Manuals
- List of all 50 state DMV & DOT websites
CDL Pre-Trip Inspection Checklist
- Pre Trip Inspection Checklist – The CDL pre-trip inspection is an important part of truck driver training and something you will use very often in your career as a truck driver. Most states require trucks to pass a pre-trip inspection test before obtaining a commercial driver’s license. Use our CDL pre-trip inspection checklist as a study guide.
Practice Tests and Other Study Pages
See all CDL license practice tests
- CDL License General Knowledge Test
- HAZMAT Test
- School Bus Driver Test
- Trade School Practice Tests (mechanic, hvac, electrical)
- Trucker’s Lingo – Each profession has its own set of words and phrases that help members of the profession communicate with each other effectively. A successful CDL training program will introduce new drivers to the terminology they will use as professional truck drivers. This special “trucker language” is just another part of the lifestyle that makes professional truck driving so rewarding.