* This course is open to teens who are taking the class for the first
time. This course is required for anyone under 18 that will be taking
the Behind the Wheel 7 day course. It is also required for anyone 16,17 OR 18
who failed the permit test 3 teams and had not yet passed this course.
If they have passed it they may take the 8 HR course if they failed the
permit test 3 times.
You must be at least
15 years and 6 months old to take the online driver education course.
All individuals who
elect to take the classroom component of the driver’s education course online
must take the online course through a DMV licensed driver training school.
Home-schooled students are exempt from this requirement, if they do not plan to take the 7 day in car course with a DMV licensed company.
In order to benefit
from the course, you must be able to work independently and be comfortable with
using a computer.
* To register for the online classroom course, complete the ONLINE Classroom Course Registration Form and return to
email@example.com. The fee may be paid by cash, check or credit
The student email provided will be used to send the login
information for the course. The user name and login password will be
sent. Students may click on the link below or on the register page to go to the
online login page.
ONLINE COURSE PROCEDURES: When the
student has completed the course they will be required to take the
final exam at the Valley Driving School office (117 S. Kent St. Winchester VA 22601) with one
of the certified instructors. The student and instructor will set an
agreed upon time for the test. Valley Driving School office hours are Monday thru Thursday 9AM-4PM. Testing appointments may be requested and agreed upon with a certified instructor.
Valley Driving School will provide the
computer needed to complete the test. Upon completion of the course
including the passing of the final exam the student will receive the
Course Completion Certificate. If the student fails the final
examination, the student will be allowed to review any section of the
completed course to prepare to take the examination again. The school
and student will set another agreed upon date for the next attempt.
The program consists
of at least 30 hours of instructions and includes components about alcohol
safety, drug abuse awareness, aggressive driving, distracted driving,
pedestrian and bicycle safety, handicapped parking, fuel efficient driving
practices, motorcycle awareness and organ and tissue donation awareness as
required by law.
Click on the link below to access the online course once you have paid and been approved to login in to the course.
On the day of testing, you must bring the
following to the test site:
(DMV issued identification card, school issued identification card, valid passport or military identification)
Proof of completion of
the online driver education course
"Parental Consent for Online Driver Education Examination" (DTS 62),
if you are under age 18
Proof of completion of
the additional 90-minute parent/teen course if you are under age 18 and live in Planning District 8 (counties of
Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun and Prince William and cities of
Alexandria, Fairfax, Manassas and Manassas Park)
The online driver
training school will provide a computer for testing.
The Department of Motor Vehicles is committed to promoting transportation safety through the certification of quality driver training programs. If you have comments or concerns about this course, call DMV toll free number:1-877-885-5790.
DOWNLOAD WITH ADOBE READER AND SEND THE REGISTRATION FORM VIA EMAIL TO: firstname.lastname@example.org