DOL Knowledge Testing

Washington State requires you to pass a total of FOUR TESTS to get a two-wheel motorcycle endorsement; a permit knowledge test & riding skills test and an endorsement knowledge written test & riding skills test.

You must have a permit or have passed the permit knowledge and riding tests to take an endorsement test. The first step is to take the knowledge exam below or sign up for a class.

The Washington Permit knowledge test is comprised of 25 multiple choice questions on rules of the road and motorcycle safety. The endorsement knowledge test is 50 multiple choice questions.

A three-wheel endorsement requires one knowledge test and one riding skills test. The three-wheel knowledge test is comprised of 25 multiple choice questions on rules of the road and general motorcycle safety, including some three-wheel specific questions.

The content for all knowledge tests come directly from the Washington Motorcycle Operator Manual. A passing score on all knowledge test is 80%.

2-Wheel Permit Knowledge Test

2-Wheel Endorsement Knowledge Test

3-Wheel Endorsement Knowledge Test


  • 9109 Evergreen Way, Everett 98204
  • 4929 Evergreen Way, Everett 98204
  • 2027 196th St SW R-6, Lynnwood 98036

Check out the Test Videos

Click here to watch the Washington State's Motorcycle Skills Test videos. This 5-part video series features: Cone Weave & Normal Stop, Turn from a Stop & U-turn, Obstacle Swerve, Quick Stop and Curves.

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Cancellation Policies

  • Testing fees are not refunded if you cancel less than 7 days before your test date.
  • Prior to 7 days, you may reschedule your test at no additional cost.
  • If you do not show for your scheduled test, your fee will not be refunded; however, you may reschedule for an additional 50% of your testing fee.

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