The ELDT regulations set the minimum Federal requirements for training that entry-level drivers must complete before being permitted to take certain CDL skills or knowledge tests.

Exceptions apply. Learn more about which drivers are subject to ELDT

Learn more about ELDTS


FMCSA’s Training Provider Registry improves highway safety by ensuring that entry-level drivers of commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) complete training as required by the new Entry-Level Driver Training (ELDT) regulations before testing for certain commercial driver’s licenses (CDLs) and CDL endorsements. Start a search to find a registered training provide

Have you completed entry-level driver training? Check Your Record

If you completed entry-level driver training with a provider registered with FMCSA, you may check your record to see what information your training provider has submitted to the Training Provider Registry.

Note that providers are required to submit training certification information by midnight of the second business day after the driver completes training.