CDL Schools Information

Commercial Vehicle (Truck) Training Schools within Georgia must be licensed and approved by DDS.

School Information:

  • The training schools are inspected before beginning operations.
  • Routine audits are done during the year by the DDS Regulatory Compliance Division. This is to ensure compliance with the DDS rules and regulations.
  • The original application must include the curriculum, along with all documents and student handouts.
  • The curriculum is reviewed and approved by DDS before issuance of a Certificate of Approval. Certificates are issued for a period of four (4) years and must be renewed at the end of that time.

Instructors at Commercial Vehicle (Truck) Training Schools are also certified and licensed by DDS. Instructors must pass a comprehensive written test before issuance of an instructor permit. The Instructor's test is given at the DDS Conyers headquarters on the second and fourth Thursday of each month. Every effort is made to test applicants as soon as possible.

Related Links:

Commercial Vehicle (Truck) Training Schools - list of approved schools.

Commercial License - Commercial License (CDL) information.

If you have additional questions, please call 678-413-8745.