Secretary of State
To qualify for the "F" endorsement, a person must meet all of the following conditions:
The minimum age for an "F" endorsement is 18.
The fee for an "F" endorsement is $5.
Farmers driving the following vehicles do not need an "F" endorsement, as long as they also meet qualifications 1 through 4 listed above:
Farmers hauling hazardous materials requiring a placard are not eligible for the "F" endorsement, and must apply for a commercial driver license (CDL) with the H-Hazmat endorsement.
To add the "F" endorsement to an operator or chauffeur license, the applicant must pass both the CDL General Knowledge and Combination Vehicles tests. No additional testing (written test or skills test) is required for this endorsement.
The General Knowledge test is waived if a person has a CDL (group B or C). This test was passed when the CDL was issued.
The Combination Vehicles test is waived if the applicant has a group A CDL.