“Take Me Home, Country Roads” is a song that embodies the spirit of West Virginia. You have the opportunity to make your living on those same West Virginia roads and the nation as a commercial driver. But before you can get your hands on a commercial driver’s license, you will need to pass the West Virginia CDL knowledge test.

One of the best ways to get started is to become familiar with the information found in the West Virginia CDL manual. Published by the West Virginia DMV in cooperation with the AAMVA, the CDL manual contains the information you need to not only prepare for the test by more importantly become a safe and responsible commercial driver. All the questions you’ll face on the test are drawn from the material found in this handbook.

Will the Manual Prepare You for the WV CDL Test

While studying the manual is an important first step, you need to ensure you truly understand the material. Why not test your knowledge with our free West Virginia CDL practice tests. These realistic tests have designed to simulate the testing environment at your local testing office. Eliminate any surprises with a bit of practice!

Information Covered in the Manual

The West Virginia CDL manual contains detailed tips on road safety, detailed explanation of state regulations and required fees, advice on handling emergency situations, about the various CDL classes.

As a way of helping you focus your preparation for the West Virginia CDL exam, the West Virginia CDL manual is divided into sections, subsections of which correspond with each of the CDL classes:

  • Rules Governing Commercial Driver’s Licensing
  • Required Documents for All Applicants
  • Commercial Driver’s Licenses and Procedures
  • Laws and Rules for CDL Drivers