Be at least 21 years of age to conduct behind-the-wheel training and age 19 to conduct classroom training.
Be an employee of a School that holds a valid and current Commercial Driver Training School License issued by DMV.
Have valid Oregon driving privileges and have had valid driving privileges for at least three years preceding the date an application is submitted to DMV for an instructor license. (An instructor who has not held Oregon driving privileges for the three year period may be required to submit a certified driving record from any jurisdiction or foreign government that issued driving privileges during that period.)
Complete a Driver Training Instructor Application form (Form 6050B), signed by the owner of the commercial driver training school.
Pay a $100 application fee.
Pass the Commercial Driving School Instructor knowledge test, vision, and drive test.
Pass a criminal background check.