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Our course is 100% online and you can take drivers ed at your own pace. You even have the option to stop the course and start again at a more convenient time.
Transcripts will be issued by our partner Orion High School. Therefore, Orion High School will issue 2.5 credits towards your high school graduation.
Once you have passed the course and received your Certificate of Completion, you must pass the DMV written exam in order to get your learner’s permit.
Our read-along feature is an audio narration track that reads the course aloud as the student follows along with the text.
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When teens are first learning to drive, they are highly receptive to important messages about the dangers of unsafe driving and driving while intoxicated. That is why it is so important for parents to get involved at this initial stage to ensure proper and thorough education to help set ground rules and instill good driving habits, as their teen takes on the responsibility of operating a motor vehicle.
The course takes a minimum of 24 hours to complete. Students may spend a maximum of 2-hours per day taking the course, which means it will take a minimum of 12 days to complete the course.
The final exam consists of 50 questions. The student must correctly answer 38 (or 75%) of the questions correctly in 3 or fewer attempts in order to pass the course.
There are two certificates for this course:
Certificate of Enrollment - which is sent to the student after he or she completes the first 2 hours of the course and must be presented at a driving school in order to begin in-car training;
Certificate of Completion - which is sent to the student after completing the entire course and must be presented at the Bureau of Motor Vehicles in order to apply for a learner's permit.
Ohio Online Driver Education and Online Driver Ed Courses
Welcome to DriverEdToGo.com — Ohio’s most popular driver education course. This course is purely online and has everything that you need to earn a DMV learner’s permit.
Ohio Online Drivers Education and Licensing Procedures
We congratulate you for starting the application process for your Ohio learner’s permit or first driver’s license. Teen drivers can benefit from the Graduated Driver License program that is available in Ohio. Here are some of the things that you should have in mind when applying for your first Ohio’s driver’s license.
The Ohio Learner’s Permit
You can apply for an Ohio Learners Permit, also known as an Ohio Temporary Instruction Permit, when you turn 15 and a half. To apply for this permit, you are required to have the following:
If you have all these documents, your parent or guardian should go with you to your local Ohio BMV (Bureau of Motor Vehicles) to submit your application. After submitting the application, you are supposed to take knowledge and vision tests. If you pass the tests, you earn with your Ohio Temporary Permit.
Remember, you must practice driving with a driving instructor, your parent or guardian. After 6 months of practice, you can move to the next level and practice driving with a licensed driver who is at least 21. When practicing, all passengers should wear seat belts, and you should never leave your Ohio Temporary Permit behind.
You qualify for the next step in the Ohio Graduated License Program after holding your Ohio Temporary Permit for 6 months and meeting a few requirements. This next step is the Ohio Driver License.
The Ohio Provisional or Full Driver License
You are eligible to apply for an Ohio Probationary Driver license after holding your Driver’s License for 6 months and meeting these requirements:
If you have satisfied all of the above requirements, you can head down to your local Ohio BMV to take the Ohio road skills test. If you pass the test, you will earn yourself your Ohio Probationary Driver License. However, you will still have to drive with the following restrictions before you turn 18.
Teen Driver License Restrictions and Penalties in Ohio
Here are the restrictions that you have to drive under if you are below 18:
The restrictions could be lifted if:
These restrictions will be lifted once you turn 18.
Ohio Auto Insurance Financial Responsibility Laws
The law requires that all drivers in Ohio to be covered by liability insurance. Here are the figures for the least liability coverage:
If you are involved in an accident and the authorities find that you don’t have Ohio liability insurance, your license could be suspended for 90 days to 2 years. You may also face penalties such as Ohio license reinstatement fees among others.
Cell Phone, Text Messaging and Drunk Driving Laws in Ohio
Just like many other states, Ohio has a Zero Tolerance Law for underage drinking. Here are the penalties that you face if you are convicted of Ohio DWI or Ohio DUI.
If you are convicted for the first time, you will face the following penalties:
Further Ohio DUI and DWI will lead to community service, heavy fines, increased jail term, Ohio license suspension.
Ohio Online Driver Education
Software and Browser: The online drivers education courses at DriverEdToGo.com are available on any web browser and require no additional software. As long as you have a computer, tablet, or smartphone with an internet connection, you can take the DriverEdToGo.com online driver education course. If you are an Internet Explorer user, we suggest you update your browser to IE9 or a more recent version for the best viewing and experience of our 3D driving simulations and videos. You can download the latest version of IE here.
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