Statement: In order to benefit from the course, you must be able to work independently and be comfortable with using a computer.
Statement: The online driver’s manual course must be completed through a DMV-licensed driver training school.
Statement: The online driver’s manual course is an eight-hour course based on the Virginia Driver’s Manual and is designed to better prepare individuals for the general knowledge test. The course must be completed in its entirety prior to the issuance of a certificate of completion.
Statements: Students under age 18 that fail the general knowledge test three times:
· If you complete the required classroom portion of driver’s education (consisting of 36 fifty-minute classroom sessions) after you fail three times, you may present the certificate of completion such as a DEC-1, (from the public or private school) or DTS 36 (from a DMV-licensed driver training school) to satisfy the three-times failure.
· If you complete the classroom component of driver education before failing the knowledge test three times you may take the eight-hour driver’s manual course online or in person to satisfy the three times failure. You must provide your certificate of completion such as a
DEC-1 (from the public or private school) or DTS 36 (from a DMV-licensed driver training school) to the email address of the school that will be providing the Driver’s Manual course before you enroll in the Driver’s Manual Course.
Statement: The certificate of completion must be printed on 8½” x 11 plain white bonded paper. DMV will not accept certificates printed on color or special designed paper or paper with any form of advertisement on the front or back of the certificate. DMV will not accept any certificates that have been altered in any way.
Statement: DMV is committed to promoting transportation safety through the certification of quality driver training programs. If you have any comments or concerns about this course, call our toll-free number: (1-877-885-5790).