State License and Endorsement Testing

Driver License and Motorcycle Endorsements

FACT is an authorized Department of Licensing (DOL) Testing Facility for Instruction Permits, Motorcycle Endorsements, and Driver Licensing. Our office is conveniently located 10 North 10th Avenue in Yakima. 

Hours of Operation


Day of Week
Sunday Closed
Monday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Closed 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Closed 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Closed 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Closed 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Closed 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM Closed
Holidays Closed Most Holidays


Driver License Testing

Driver license testing of both knowledge and skills testing is by appointment but can usually be conducted within one day of your call. Call our office at 509.248.2373 to schedule an appointment.

Testing Area
Knowledge Testing (Written Exam)

Knowledge tests must be completed before a skills test may be scheduled. Knowledge Tests are available in English and Spanish (Espanol) daily and in other languages upon request. To schedule your knowledge test contact our office during normal business hours at 509-248-2373..

We would strongly suggest that you read the Washington Drivers Guide completely before taking the Knowledge Exam. The Washington Drivers Guide is available in:

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In recent years Washington DOL reduced the Practice Test online to 5 questions while increasing the written knowledge test to 40 questions. Unlike the previous versions every time you take the Practice Test at the DOL web site you will get the same 5 questions. However, to learn what to expect you can take the Practice Test English or Practice Espanol (Spanish) here.


Skills Testing

Skills Examinations (Testing)

Skills examinations (Driving Tests) may be scheduled after sucessfully completing the knowledge test. You can schedule your skills test by calling our office at 509-248-2373 during normal business hours. To take your skills test you must have:

  • A vehicle with a valid registration
  • A valid insurance card
  • All lights must be operational
  • No broken light lenses
  • No cracks across the windshield


Motorcycle or Sidecar/Trike Endorsements

Motorcycle or Sidecar/Trike Instruction Permit

To obtain a motorcycle or sidecar/trike Instruction Permit you must first have a valid Washington Drivers License then pass a Knowledge Exam (Written test ) which can be conducted our facility during normal business hours. We strongly suggest you study the Motorcycle Operators Manual prior to taking the Knowledge Exam. Walk-in exams are welcome.

Cost of the exams are:

  • Written knowledge exam testing $25.00 (includes one free re-take).
  • Skills exam $40.00.
  • Both written and skills testing paid in advance $50.00 (includes one free knowledge re-take).


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Motorcycle Instruction Permits are good for 90 days and may be renewed 1 time. To renew your Motorcycle Permit the second time you must bring proof of enrollment in a motorcycle training course to the DOL office.


Motorcycle or Sidecar/Trike Endorsements

To obtain your motorcycle or sidecar/trike endorsement you must:

  • Have a valid Washington State Driver License;
  • Sucessfully pass the knowledge test; and
  • Successfully pass a riding skills test.


Motorcycle or Sidecar/Trike Skills Testing

Skills testing for two wheel motorcycle or three wheel trike and sidecars are conducted:

  • Tuesday evenings;
  • Cost is $40.00;
  • Participants must have an endorsement or instructional permit to legally ride their motorcycles to class or skills testing on public roads; and
  • ALL participants must have registered with the office prior to testing.


If we can be of any assistance with your Instruction Permit, Driver License or Motorcycle Endorsement needs, feel free to contact us at 509.248.2373. We look forward to serving you.