Portland Area CDL Training & Truck School Qualifications
Learn What the Requirements Are
We are excited about the chance to help you receive your Class A CDL and
place you in a job. Prior to enrolling at our
Portland area truck driving school, it is important you find out if you meet the needed qualifications.
The qualifications for our program include the following:
- You must be eighteen (18) years of age to drive intrastate
- You must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age to drive interstate
- You need a high school diploma or equivalent. Or, if not available, pass
an Ability-to-Benefit Exam administered by Elite Truck School
- You must possess a valid drivers' license at the time of enrollment
and have one (1) year of automobile driving experience
- You must be able to pass a DOT drug test (we schedule for you)
- You must be able to pass a DOT physical exam (we schedule for you)
- Submit a DMV driving record
- Be able to present a Social Security card to the DMV
- Ability to read, speak and understand English language sufficiently to
converse with general public, to understand highway traffic signs and
signals, to respond to official inquires and to make legible entries on
reports and records.
Still have questions about whether or not you should register? Contact
us 7 days a week at 503-615-8465.