Drivers Ed in Georgia
Driver's education in Georgia
Teenagers are required to take a driver's education course and have a minimum of 40 hours driving time which six of those hours being driven at night before they apply for their Class D license.
High School Courses
Georgia high schools offer a state-approved driver training course, but you can also get training at private driving schools statewide.These courses offer 30 hours of classroom time and six hours of behind-the-wheel training. The experience offered during this training is invaluable for young drivers.
If you wish to drive and you are a teenager you must stay enrolled in school until graduation or until you hit 18.
When you go to apply for your learner's permit or driver's license you must provide a completion certificate signed by a school official before your license will be issued.
Once you pass the course you will be given a card to present to the driver's license office when you apply for your Class D license.