Below are the frequently asked questions in your state.

FAQ's

How old do I have to be to take my permit test?

To take the test for your Georgia learner's permit, you must be at least 15 years old. 


How old do I have to be to get my driver’s license?

You must be 16 to get your Georgia driver's license.


What paperwork do I need before I can learn to drive a car?

To get your Georgia learner's permit, you will need a driver’s license application signed by parent or legal guardian, proof of school attendance, Alcohol and Drug Awareness Program card, proof of car insurance, proof of identity (eg, birth certificate), proof of residency, and proof of citizenship or proof of non-US citizenship with legal authorization (eg, birth certificate, foreign passport).

 


What if I don’t pass the test? How many times can I take the test?

You can retake the test the next day if you fail. If you fail a second time you must wait seven days. If you fail three or more times, you must wait thirty days before you can retake the test. If you fail once, you can retake the necessary portion the next day.

 


How many questions are on the final exam at the end of this course?

There are 20 questions on the Road Rules test; you must correctly answer 15 to pass. The Road Sign Test has 20 questions; you must correctly answer 15 to pass.


Does your course meet all Georgia DDS requirements?

Yes!  Cyber Ed Driver Ed's online driver education program is 100%-approved in Georgia (approval license # LDT603) and satisfies the state's driver education requirements.


How long until I receive my certificate?

Once you complete the course we will ship you a certificate of completion.  Delivery time depends upon the method of shipping selected (US Mail or FedEx Overnight, 2nd day or 3rd day).


When can I start driving?

Once you receive your Georgia learner's permit, you may start driving immediately but you must be accompanied at all times with a licensed driver who is at least 21 years of age.


How long do I need to have my permit before I can get my driver’s license?

You can get your Georgia driver's license at 16 once you have completed a driver education course and have completed 40 hours of supervised driving experience, including 6 hours at night.

 

These 40 hours are in addition to driving completed with a driving education instructor.

 


Am I required to do Behind the Wheel training?

You can get your Georgia driver's license at 16 once you have completed a driver education course and have completed 40 hours of supervised driving experience, including 6 hours at night.

 

17-year olds are not required to complete a driver education course.


How many hours of supervised driving do I have to have before I can get my driver’s license?

Your parent or guardian must certify that you have completed 40 hours of driving, including at least 6 hours of night driving. The 40 hour requirement is in addition to driving completed with an instructor during an approved driver education class.

 


Can my friends ride with me after I get my permit or license?

If you hold a permit, you must be accompanied at all times by a passenger who is at least 21 years of age and possesses a valid driver’s license.

 

For the first 6 months after getting your Georgia driver's license, you may not drive with any passenger who is not a member of your immediate family.

 

During the second six-months after receiving your license, you may not drive when more than one other passenger in the vehicle (who is not a member of the driver’s immediate family) is less than 21 years of age.

 

After the second six-month period, you may not drive when more than three other passengers in the vehicle (who are not members of the driver’s immediate family) are less than 21 years of age. 


Can I drive alone with my permit or license?

If you hold a Georgia learner's permit, you must be accompanied at all times by a passenger who is at least 21 years of age and possesses a valid driver’s license.

 

If you have a license, you can drive alone. There are no curfew restrictions in Georgia.


How much is this course?

The cost for the online Georgia driver education course varies by season; please click "Course Options" for the current price.


Can I get a refund?

Refunds are issued at any point prior to the certificate being sent -- it's our 100% money back guarantee.