Info for Teens
Get the age requirements and step-by-step instructions on applying for your first driver’s license. Get a license.
Sign up for an online course or in-class instruction so you can learn the basics of driving and be well-prepared for test day. Take a class.
Prepare online for the written portion of your driving test with sample multiple-choice exams covering road signs and traffic laws. Take a test.
Before you start practicing behind the wheel, get info on the paperwork, fees and test requirements for obtaining an instructional permit. Get a permit.
Find out how many hours of supervised driving practice you must have to apply for a driver’s license. Get enrolled.
Find out which forms and documents you must submit to obtain a state-issued ID card at any age. Get an ID.
Make an appointment to take your driving test or get the address, phone number and hours of your nearest state agency office. Get going.
Download the latest version of the state’s driver manual so you can study the rules of the road. Get the manual.
Learn what paperwork you’ll need, the steps you should follow and the fees you must pay to register a car in your name. Get registered.
How to Buy Your First Car
Car-buying basics for the novice who’s shopping around for his first set of wheels
How to Drive Distraction Free
Tips for keeping your eyes on the road and you and your friends out of harm’s way
How to Parallel Park
Helpful hints on successfully parallel parking your car without pulling your hair out
How to Drive in Hazardous Conditions
Safety rules for handling a vehicle when the roads are sketchy and during inclement weather
Alcohol and Drug Awareness
Driving under the influence, facts on BAC and the physical affects of alcohol and illegal substances
How To Change a Tire
Tips on changing a flat and making sure you’re prepared with the right tools