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Texas Parent-Taught Driver Education Online

only $79.00
Parent Taught Drivers Education
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Why Texas Teens Take Parent-Taught Driver Education Online

In Texas, the Department of Public Safety allows driver education to be completed online if the course is part of the approved parent taught driver education program. Our program, also known as PTDE (Parent Taught Drivers Ed), helps teenage students, with the guidance of their parents, learn important topics of traffic safety and ensures qualified adult supervision during required driving hours.

Benefits of Choosing the Online Option for Your PTDE

  • Texas TDLR Approved Online Training
  • 24 Hours a Day, 7 Days a Week Customer Support
  • Get Free Certificate to Apply for Your Permit!
  • Take Our Course from Anywhere: Your Home Computer, Your Tablet, or Even Your Phone!

How Does Parent Taught Drivers Ed Work?

After you register for the course, student and parent will be provided the necessary information to fulfill the parent-taught requirement and begin the online program material. Every student and parent is required to complete a Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation PTDE packet along with the online drivers ed course. To get started:

  1. Parents register your teen online
  2. Fill out the PTDE packet from the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation and send it in
  3. Finish unit 1 and we will send you a free certificate you can use to apply for your permit! (That's right! Teens 15+ can apply for a TX permit after the first unit with proper DL forms)
  4. Complete the remaining course units online
  5. Fulfill your 44 hours of Parent-Taught driver training

Getting a Texas Drivers Permit

Teens between the ages of 15-17 can apply for a Texas drivers permit after taking the first unit as long as they submit the proper DL forms (driver license forms). The student and parent (or legal guardian) must bring forms DL-90A, DL-91A and DL-91B to their local TX DPS office. These forms will be included in the packet you get from the TDLR.

** Texas Parent-Taught Driver Education Course is now available with
the DPS Online Permit Exam included! Click here to learn more. **

American Safety Council Drivers Education Approved by Texas TDLR

Trafficschool.com has hand selected the American Safety Council as our exclusive Texas Parent Taught Drivers Education provider. ASC is approved by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulations to provide an online drivers education course to fulfill your Texas drivers ed requirement.

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TX Parent-Taught Drivers Ed Course & DPS Permit Exam Online

only $99.00
PTDE Course + Permit Exam
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Less Stress Option for TX Permit Testing

Get our quality Online Parent Taught Drivers Education course with the TX DPS Online Permit Exam included! With this package your teen (after completing the 1st unit and who is at least 15 years of age) will be able to take the DPS knowledge test online at home!

How the Parent Taught Drivers Ed Works with the Online Permit Exam included:

  1. Parents sign up your teen ages 14 to 17 for our Parent Taught Drivers Ed (PTDE) course online with DPS Online Permit Exam included.
  2. Request your PTDE packet from Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.
  3. Once you receive your PTDE packet your teen can begin the online course.
  4. Finish the first unit (six hours) of the online course and once your teen is at least 15 years old, they will be able to take the Texas DPS Online Highway Sign and Traffic Law (Permit) Exam.
  5. When your teen passes the Permit Exam, they will receive an emailed Certificate of Completion with a notation showing the permit exam has already been passed.
  6. You and your teen will take this certificate, along with all other required DL Forms included in your PTDE packet, to your local DPS office to receive a Learner’s Permit. You can now start the Behind-the-Wheel training!
  7. Finish the course, pass an online final exam to receive a Course Completion Certificate and complete the 44 hours of in-car training to be eligible for your first Texas Drivers License.

American Safety Council Drivers Education Approved by Texas TDLR

Trafficschool.com has hand selected the American Safety Council as our exclusive Texas Parent Taught Drivers Education provider. ASC is approved by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulations to provide an online drivers education course to fulfill your Texas drivers ed requirement. Now you can get the TDLR Approved Parent Taught Drivers Education with the DPS Online Knowledge Exam included!

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Adult Drivers Ed • Texas Driver's Licenses for Adults 18-24

only $44.95
Driver License Course for ages 18-24
Adult Drivers Education

Why Take an Adult Driver Education Class?

In Texas, adults between the age of 18 and 24 that have never had a state of Texas driver license must take adult driver education in order to apply for a drivers license.

The Perfect Choice for Adult Driver's Education

  • Approved by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulations (TDLR) to satisfy your adult driver license requirement as stated by the TX Department of Public Safety.
  • Take your time and learn at your own pace because everything is online
  • There is absolutely no need to drive to a DPS office and take a written test
  • Perfect solution for your busy schedule or anyone who likes learning online

How Adult Drivers Education Works

  1. If you are between the ages of 18 and 24, register online for our TDLR approved course
  2. Take the course completely online, from start to finish (No written tests at the DPS!)
  3. After you've finished the course, we will process your certificate of completion and mail your state-issued certificate you need to bring to the DPS when applying for your license.

American Safety Council and Adult Drivers Education

Trafficschool.com has teamed with the American Safety Council to provide Online Texas Adult Drivers Education. The American Safety Council adult driver ed course is fully approved by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulations (TDLR) to meet driver licenses requirements for 18-24 years old, as stated by the Texas DPS.

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TX DPS Practice Tests

only $9.95
Unlimited DPS Practice Tests
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Why Online TX DPS Practice Exams: Help pass your written DPS permit test.

Learning to drive is a big deal in any Texas teen's life. Before you can earn a license from the TX DPS, new drivers must pass a written traffic law exam administered by the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Taking any test can be nerve-racking, let alone taking a test at the DPS. Taking your TX permit test doesn't have to be a frightful experience as long as you are prepared. Taking an unlimited amount of DPS practice tests is a great way to sharpen your mind and build your confidence before the big test day at the Department of Public Safety.

Advantages of Texas DPS Practice Tests

  • Take an unlimited number of practice tests. Our practice test generator will create a new set of test questions every time.
  • View graded exams to see how you performed and to uncover what Texas drivers ed topics you still need to study further.
  • Everything is online, so you can take our practice tests from anywhere you can get online.

Getting Started is Super Easy for Texas Teens!

  1. Register online in just minutes
  2. Gain access to Drivers Ed Direct state-of-the-art Practice Exam Generator
  3. Answer a series of randomized multiple choice exam questions designed to help you pass your state of Texas license exam.
  4. Grade your exam to see if you passed. Keep taking practice tests until you are confident and ready to become the next licensed driver in Texas!

Only Quality Drivers Ed for Our Valued Texas Customers

TrafficSchool.com has teamed up with Drivers Ed Direct to offer both Texan teens and parents a driver's education experience worthy of our stamp of approval. Drivers Ed Direct, a nationally recognized driving school, has been featured on several national news and TV programs. Texan teens love Drivers Ed Direct for their educational yet down to earth approach to driver's education. Parents rave about affordable prices and the high quality of education.

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Please Note

Please Note: Drivers Ed Direct's DPS Practice Tests are intended solely as a supplemental Texas driver's education tool to be used in conjunction with a quality TX Department of Public Safety approved driver education program. Drivers Ed Direct also strongly recommends that every teen in The Lone Star State thoroughly read and study the Texas DPS Driver Handbook.



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