You do not need your permit to start training but you will need to focus on obtaining the permit as soon as possbile. To obtain the permit, you need to pass three permit tests and be eligible for a CDL with the state of Minnesota or Wisconcin.

You will be required to pass a DOT physical by the end of the second week of training if you do not have a current DOT physical.

You will need to pass a DOT drug screen administered on the first day of training if you have your CDL permit.

You will need to pass an English Comprehension assement provided on the day of registration.