YOUR ENTIRE PROGRAM
Virtual Drive of Oklahoma can be used as the ENTIRE driver’s education
program for a teen to get their license. The program satisfies BOTH the
classroom requirement and the in-vehicle driver training requirement necessary
a permit and a driver license.
Students must wait until age 15 ½ to apply for a permit.
Students must wait until
age 16 to apply for a provisional license and must have held a permit for
at least 6 months.
GETTING A PERMIT
You may apply for a permit at age 15 ½ . You must be enrolled in either
Virtual Drive of America or a driver education course equivalent to it. This
will help develop your student with the correct driving habits.
- A minor may
obtain the permit at age 15 ½ ONLY if the minor is enrolled in an
approved driver education course such as Virtual Drive of America.
Anyone under age 17 must have their permit for one year before being
eligible for their license.
Regardless of when a minor obtains a permit, the minor must have
the permit for 6 months before being eligible for licensing.
can apply for a learner’s permit after completing
just 6 hours of the classroom portion of Virtual Drive of Oklahoma.
Parents will need to log the first 6 hours from Module
One of the program in their “Classroom Progress Report” for
the teen to qualify for a permit. Students must also pass a vision
test, road sign test and written test at the DPS, as well as filling
out and supplying the proper documentation. NOTE:
Students may not begin the in-vehicle training until they receive an
GETTING A LICENSE
Students must hold a permit for 1 year and complete the rest of the Virtual
Drive of America program, which consists of 30 hours for the classroom
program and 55 hours of instruction for the in-vehicle portion. Upon completion
of the entire course, Virtual Drive of America will send the student their
certificate of completion to take to the DPS.
Note: Oklahoma’ minimum
requirement for the classroom portion is 30 hours and the minimum in-vehicle
requirement is 55 hours. As an “approved home study parent taught program” Virtual
Drive of America exceeds these minimums so that the teen is supplied with
more than enough education in each of these categories.