Third Party Testing

CDL Third Party Testing Requirements

The North Dakota Department of Transportation is responsible for compliance of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Regulation 49 CFR Part 383.75 and N.D.C.C. 39-06.2-07 NDDOT does this by monitoring all Third Party Programs and Third Party Testers who administer the commercial driver license (CDL) skills test.

A Third Party Program is a program authorized by director to administer to an individual the vehicle inspections, basic control skills and road tests.

A Third Party Tester is an individual who is an employee of a third party testing program who has qualified for a third party tester certificate issued by the director granting the individual authorization to conduct vehicle inspections, basic control skills and road tests.

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Contact

  • If you have any questions regarding the application process or the Third Party Testing Program please email dl@nd.gov.