DMV: Learner's Permit - Qualified Trainers

Qualified Trainer's for 16- and 17-Year Old
Learner's Permit Holders

SERVICE UPDATE:  As DMV transitions to a new, online-only appointment system for road tests, DMV will stop taking road test appointments on October 21 and October 23, and will resume October 24 with its new convenient online system.  See more information here

Qualified Trainers are eligible to train and sign a form under penalty of false statement attesting to applicant’s fulfillment of all driver education requirements.
A Qualified Trainer must be 20 years old or older, held a driver license for at least 4 years with no suspensions during past 4 years and can include:
  • spouse of married minor (under 18) applicant, or
  • parent, grandparent, foster parent or legal guardian, or
  • if applicant has no spouse, parent, grandparent, foster parent or guardian who is qualified and available:  stepparent, brother, sister, uncle or aunt, by blood or marriage.
A parent or legal guardian of a 16- or 17-year old learner permit-holder is required to attend a two-hour training course with their child. 

Content Last Modified on 7/30/2015 9:09:40 AM