Parents who wish to teach their teens to drive must register with TDL&R, order a packet for $20, and undergo a criminal and driving record check to determine if they qualify to be the instructor. Please order packet asap after registering for course. To be eligible Individuals must: 1.Have held a valid driver license for the past three years 2. Have not had his/her driver license suspended, revoked or forfeited in the past three years 3. Have less than six points on his/her driver record 4. Have never been convicted of or received a probated sentence for DWI, DUI or Criminally Negligent Homicide 5. Not be disabled due to mental illness
Step 2: Contact TDL&R
Step 3: Options
You as the parent can do the driving component with your teen. However, if this seems like a daunting task, please contact us and we can help. You can transfer your teen to us and let us take the stress out of teaching them to drive. Please contact us if you have any questions about the behind the wheel portion of driver education.