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Driver Education & Driving Safety
Please contact your local school district to inquire if driver education is offered at your school.
 I want to take a course
Driver Education
Driver Education Schools teach the basic skills and training required by law to provide the knowledge and hands-on experience to prepare people for their written and practical tests to obtain a driver license and become safe drivers in Texas.
Parent Taught Driver Education
Parent Taught Driver Education Courses enable parents/guardians to teach the skills and knowledge required by law to prepare their child/ward to obtain a driver license and become safe drivers in Texas

Parent Taught Drivers Education
Driving Safety - Defensive Driving
Driving Safety Courses (sometimes known as “defensive driving”) are geared to improve a driver’s knowledge, perception and attitude about driving

Driving Safety Schools
Driving Safety Online Courses
Drug and Alcohol Driving Awareness Program
The Drug and Alcohol Driving Awareness Program is a court mandated course that may be required of minors and adults following a drug/alcohol conviction.

Drug And Alcohol Driving Awareness Program
 I want to work with a Course Provider or an Instructor
Course Providers
Course providers are responsible for developing curriculum for use by driving safety, DADAP and specialized driving safety schools. Does not include Driver Education or Parent Taught.

TDLR Licensed individuals who teach DADAP, driving safety and driver education.

 Validate a School, Course Provider or Instructor License