Register As A Training Provider

or Instructor



If you haven't done so yet: Previously registered Private & Public Schools, as well as, Employers, must re-submit their applications to become certified as a training provider. 

Employers must also have their instructors approved.

Only registered training providers will be able to input a driver's type of training, and hours of training in the portal as of January 20, 2019.


How to register:


For Employers

1. Complete the CDL Training Provider Registration form.




For Instructors

Complete the CDL Training Instructor Registration form.



Be sure to:

  • Type the information. DOL can't accept handwritten or incomplete registrations.

  • Out of state businesses that don't have a Unified Business Identifier (UBI) number must state their Tax Identification Number (TIN) on the registration.

  • Complete the registration including signature and date.

  • If you have multiple "training" locations that you complete a separate registration form for each location.

2. Print completed typed registration forms and submit via:


  • Mail: CDL Program
    Attn: TPR
    Department of Licensing
    PO Box 9030
    Olympia, WA 98507-9030

3. Once they approve your registration, they will activate you as an approved provider and issue you your registration identification number and send instructions on how to set up your License eXpress account.

For additional information or questions regarding the process, please visit the DOL website by clicking the button below

or call 360-902-3900.

PLEASE BE AWARE:  Once you enter training hours into the new DOL online portal, they will send you a confirmation email.  HOWEVER...You still must call them to request approval to test with a third party examiner. 


**We will not be able to finalize your test appointment until you call and request this.**