Alabama Frequently Asked Questions
What age do I have to be to take my Alabama internet driver education learners permit test?
In Alabama, you are have to be at least 15 before you can take an Alabama drivers ed course online and obtain an Alabama learners permit. 

Who is allowed to take Alabama drivers education online classes?
Everyone is allowed to take our ?website? online drivers education class for educational purposes, including those seeking an Alabama learners permit. However, you should check with the Alabama Drivers License Division ("DLD") to see if Teen Driving Course's Alabama online drivers education class meets Alabama's drivers education requirements.  Drivers education laws vary from state to state, so it's very important that you find this out.

What paperwork do I need to complete before I can learn to drive a car?
Once you have completed our Alabama online drivers education class, you will need to provide the Alabama Drivers License Division (the "DLD") with two forms of identification one of which must be a photo ID (the other can be Social Security card or, if you're under 16, your birth certificate).  You will also need to bring proof of enrollment in (or graduation) from high school.  You must bring all this documentation with you when you take your drivers exam at any Alabama DLD location.
What if I flunk the test? In Alabama, how many opportunities will I have to take the's online driver education final exam?


You have UNLIMITED opportunities to pass the Teen Driving Course's Alabama online drivers education class final exam at no additional cost!


How long is the driver education online class' final exam at the end of the Alabama driver ed online course?
In Alabama, your online driver education class will include the Alabama online drivers education written test. There are 30 questions on the exam, and you will need to get at least 24 of them correct (80%) to receive credit for your Alabama online drivers education class.
Does your course satisfy all of the Alabama DLD requirements?
The online driver education class offered by Teen Driving Course is primarily an education tool designed to help you learn the basics of safe driving and help get you ready for the Alabama DLD written exams and road tests.  If you would like to see if the Teen Driving Course's Alabama online drivers education class will satisfy Alabama DLD requirements, you will have to ask the Alabama DLD.
How long will it take to get my Alabama online driver education certificate of completion?
Once you are finished with the Alabama online driver education class, Teen Driving Course will ship you a certificate of completion. When you register, you may choose your own method of shipping depending how quickly you want your certificate to arrive.  You can choose regular US Mail, or for faster delivery, you can go with FedEx Overnight, 2nd day, or 3rd day.
When can I start driving?
In Alabama, you can start driving a car once you’ve received your Alabama learners permit.  HOWEVER, you must be accompanied by a licensed driver of at least 21 years of age.  You cannot drive alone with a learners' permit.
How long do I need to have my Alabama learners permit before I can get my Alabama drivers license?
Alabama law allows you to take your drivers license test when you turn 18.  If you are 16 or 17, you will need to have had your learners permit for at least six (6)months before you can take the test for your regular drivers license.
Am I required to do behind-the-wheel training to obtain my Alabama drivers license?
Yes, you will need to have at least 30 hours of behind-the-wheel training from an Alabama DLD-approved professional driving school to receive an Alabama drivers license.  This hands-on practice will greatly help you to sharpen your safe-driving skills.
How many hours of supervised driving do I have to have before I can get my Alabama drivers license?
Because experience is as important as knowledge when it comes to safe driving, the State of Alabama requires that you accumulate a minimum of 30 hours of supervised driving in addition to taking an Alabama DLD-approved driver education class.
Can my friends ride with me after I get my learners permit?
Yes, however you must be accompanied by a licensed driver of at least 21 years of age.  Please know that driving with friends can easily distract you which greatly increases the risk of an accident.  Please pay attention to your driving even if you have friends in the car.
Can my friends ride with me after I get my license?
Yes, but there's a limit.  If you are 16 or 17 years old and have only had an Alabama drivers license for less than 6 months, you can have no more than 3 passengers in the vehicle (not including your parent or legal guardian).
Can I drive alone with my Alabama learners permit?
ABSOLUTELY NOT.  With a learners permit, you MUST be accompanied by a licensed Alabama driver of at least 21 years of age in the front passenger seat whenever you drive. After you turn 16, you may drive with any Alabama licensed driver occupying the front passenger seat if you still have a learners permit.
How much do I have to pay for this course?
This cost of Teen Driving Course's Alabama online driver education class varies from season to season. Please click "Course Options" for the current price of our Alabama online driver education class.
Can I get a refund?
Teen Driving Course will gladly give you your money back if you are not happy with our Alabama online driver education class. You can ask for a refund from Teen Driving Course at any time prior your completion certificate being sent out.  It's our 100% money back guarantee.