Commercial Driver License Third Party Examiner Program
Educational Service District 112 (ESD 112) of Vancouver, Washington, with the support and assistance of the Washington State Department of Licensing
( DOL) Commercial Driver’s License Division (CDL) and the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) Student Transportation Division, trains, monitors, and evaluates personnel wishing to become skill test examiners for the Third Party Examination (TPE) program for school districts in the State of Washington.
ESD 112 employs highly qualified individuals to perform skill test examinations for candidates of the Commercial Driver’s License on a continuing basis. ESD 112 monitors, audits, and provides required in-service training for successful candidates to ensure that the highest possible standards of uniformity and competency are met and maintained throughout the 295 school districts of Washington State.
Qualifications: Candidates must have a minimum of five years as a successful school bus driver trainer and possess knowledge of commercial driver's license requirements. Each candidate must complete a three-day examiner-specific training conducted by Educational Service District and the Department of Licensing. Curriculum for the course follows existing DOL testing standards as well as the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA) guidelines.
Interested parties should contact: Glenn Gorton, Program Supervisor, Operations/Depreciation Allocations, OSPI.