Frequently Asked Questions
Is this California driver ed course right for me?
If you are between the age of 15½ and 17½ and would like get a permit in the state of California, you must complete California driver education. This course fully satisfies the requirements and is accepted the California DMV.
Is this online driver ed approved?
Yes, this course has been approved and accepted by the California DMV.
How long is this course?
The state requires the driver ed course be a minimum of 25 hours (without breaks included).
Why take this online and not in the classroom?
This course can be taken anytime, anywhere with access to the internet. Plus, you can complete at your own pace. So if you wish to finish a section at a time, or whatever best fits your schedule, the course saves your progress each time you log off. And you are guaranteed to pass!
Do I have to complete the course all at once?
No, the system saves your progress each time you log out so you can take the course at your own pace.
Is the driver ed course completely online?
Yes. The driver education course is 100% online. This allows you to complete your requirement before you go to the DMV to apply for your license.
What do I need to do after completing the course?
We will provide you a certificate at the end of the course to take to the DMV. You will also need to take certain documents to verify your identity. Those can be found here.
When will I get my driver ed certificate?
Your certificate is processed the day you graduate. Please allow 10 business days to receive it via U.S. first class mail. There is no extra charge.
Do I have to take a written test at the DMV?
Yes, all applicants will need to pass a 46 question written exam at the DMV.
What do I need to get a permit?
Click here for a full checklist to prepare you for getting your permit.