• Commercial Road Skills Tests
     
     
     
    Kalamazoo RESA provides Commercial Skills Test appointments at:
    Loy Norrix High School
    606 E. Kilgore
    Kalamazoo MI, 49001

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    Kalamazoo Central High School
    2432 N Drake Rd
    Kalamazoo MI, 49006


     
    Commercial Skills Test Application click HERE  . You will be contacted once we received the application.
     
     
    As of 7/8/2015, your Commercial Learners Permit must be held for 14 days before taking a skills test.  
    The most recent  Michigan Vehicle C.D.L. Skills Test Vehicle Inspection Memory Aid Download- click "HERE"
     
     
    Manual transmission must double clutch see 2.3.1 of Section 2 and 13.1.(11 &12) of Section 13 in the Commercial Driver License Manual.
     
    Successful candidates will be issued a Drivers Skills Test Certificate. The certificate will be processed on the state database on your test date,  but will not be recognized at the Secretary of State office until the day following your appointment.  
     
    Commercial Skill Test Appointment Rates and Policy
     
    bullet Commercial Skills Test cannot be reserved with less than two business days (Monday- Friday) per the State of Michigan guidelines.
     
     
    bullet Commercial Rates are as follows and must be paid at the beginning of the appointment by cash, check, or money order.
     Class A $120.00   Class BC $100.00    Evaluation $200.00 Pupil Transportation Vehicles “S” endorsements $60.00
     
    To pay with a Visa Mastercard or Discover card- contact the office at least 48 hours before your appointment at (269 250-9290). 

                    
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    Failing to arrive for an appointment can result in a $20.00 charge.
     
    bullet Bring a Air Gauge and Tread Depth Gauge for use during the inspection.
     
    bullet Arriving without proper documents (ex. Michigan Driver’s License with photo, Commercial Learners Permit, Current Proof of Insurance, and Registration) No refund available. You can reschedule one appointment for a $50.00 reschedule fee.

    bullet Arriving with a vehicle that does not meet Department of State Vehicle Inspection safety criteria . No refund available. You can reschedule one appointment for a $50.00 reschedule fee.

    bullet Class A, B and C applicants failing to meet the Department of States Pre-Trip Vehicle Inspection (section 11 of the Michigan Commercial Driver's License Manual) are unable to continue the test. No refund is available. You may reschedule one skills tests appointment for a $50.00 reschedule fee.

    bullet Pupil Transportation Vehicles “S” applicants failing to meet the Department of States Pre-Trip Vehicle Inspection (section 11 of the Michigan Commercial Driver's License Manual) are unable to continue the test. School Transportation Department can reschedule an appointment.

    bullet Applicants failing to meet the Department of States Basic Vehicle Control Skills Test (section 12) or On Road Driving Test (section 13) will not receive a refund or a reduced rate for additional appointments.

    bullet Examiners will contact you by phone if your appointment is canceled due to poor weather conditions. If Kalamazoo Public Schools are CLOSED due to weather conditions, then the appointment MAY be canceled for unsafe driving conditions.

    To schedule an appointment please complete the Commercial Skills Test Application from the link at the top of this page and email it to diane.thompson@kresa.org or call (269) 250-9290 Monday - Friday.