Nevada Drivers Ed is the course for new drivers who are encouraged to learn safe driving practices and gain experience before attempting their driving exam. This course enables them to pass their driving test and obtain their Nevada driver’s license.

This course is designed by Nevada Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) and encouraged young drivers to complete it before applying for the license.

Nevada’s driver Ed eligibility requirement:

Following are the eligibility requirement for Driver Ed, Nevada course:

  • All drivers younger than 18 years old
  • Enrollment in the course is when the applicant is 15 years old.
  • Learner’s permit is issued when the applicant is 15 and a half year old.

About Driver Ed, Nevada course:

Driver Ed, Nevada course can be obtained by one of the following providers:

  • High schools
  • Professional driving schools
  • Online Driver Ed Nevada, course

If the applicant lives in a rural area, with no provision of Nevada Ed course, within vicinity of 30 miles then these applicants are not needed to complete the program instead they need 100 hours of supervised driving.

Online Driver Ed, Nevada courses are also offered that are eye catching and user friendly. If the applicant chooses online Driver Ed Nevada course then he/ she has to enroll in a school for completion of in-car driving portion of the course.

Driver Ed, Nevada Course Curriculum and hours:

Whether an applicant complete Ed course via a school or an online Driver Ed, Nevada course, the applicant must complete the following:

  • 30 hours of class room instructions with some specially certified require 15 hours.
  • 5 hours of behind the wheel training

The course should cover:

  • Basic traffic rules
  • Safe driving techniques
  • Judging and managing hazards

At the end of the course, the applicant will be awarded certificate of completion.

Report card or official transcript can be accepted by NV DMV in case if applicant’s school, fails to provide a certificate.

 If the applicant is new to Nevada :                                                                                                                 

  • If you have an out-of-state drivers permit then you must need to transfer within 30                                                        days of moving to Nevada.
  • If you have out-of-state driver’s license or permit then the applicant does not need to pass Nevada drivers Ed
  • A restricted or graduated driver’s license must complete Nevada drivers Ed course and submit the certificate upon successful completion of the course
  • If the applicant has out-of-state learner’s permit can drive in Nevada if, he/ she is supervised by an at least 21 year older to supervise.

Acquiring Driver’s license:

Requirement for Nevada’s learner permit:

Following are the requirements for applying Nevada’s learner permit:

  • Driver’s license
  • Driver authorization card
  • Identification card application
  • Proof of applicant’s identity and social security number that can be provided by social security card or certified U.S. birth certificate
  • Nevada drivers Ed course certificate

After submitting all these documents the applicant needs to:

  • Pass the written test
  • Pass the vision test
  • Pay the $23.25 licensing fee, plus $26 testing fee.

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