Are you 18 or over and never had a Texas driver license? You need to complete adult driver ed to apply for your license. Our TDLR-approved Online Texas Adult Driver Education course is your path to safe driving. If you're 25 or over, adult driver ed is optional but highly recommended for first-time and newer drivers.
Here's what you'll learn:
- Course Introduction
- Your License to Drive
- Right of Way
- Traffic Control Devices
- Controlling Traffic Flow
- Alcohol and Other Drugs
- Cooperating with Other Roadway Users
- Managing Risk
- And more
Do I need to take adult driver ed?
If you are between the ages of 18 and 24 and are looking to apply for your first Texas driver's license, then you must successfully complete adult driver education.
Is this online adult driver ed approved by the state of Texas?
Yes, this course is approved by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulations (TDLR) to meet your adult driver's license requirement as stated by the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Can I enroll and get started on the course before my 18th birthday?
Texas Senate Bill 1317 specifies that adult driver education is only for adults; you must be 18 years old to enroll in the course.
Can I take a Defensive Driving course instead of the Online Adult Driver Ed course?
Texas Defensive Driving is a driver safety course used to dismiss a traffic ticket or lower your insurance premiums. Adults between the ages of 18–25 must take an approved adult driver education course in order to get a Texas driver's license.
How long is the online adult driver ed?
This course is the required total of 6 hours.