The online driver's manual course is an eight-hour course based on the Virginia Driver's Manual and is designed to better prepare individuals for the general knowledge test. The course must be completed in its entirety prior to the issuance of a certificate of completion.
The price for the Online Driver's Manual Course is $120. All online courses are non-refundable.
1. To benefit from the re-examination online course, you must be able to work independently and be comfortable with using a computer.
2. You must have attempted the knowledge test three (3) times.
3. You must be at least 15 years and 6 months old.
4. If you are under age 18, you must present your driver education certificate of completion.
Pay for the course by clicking the "Register & Pay Now" button.
Once you submit the payment form, you will be automatically redirected to the home page of the course website. If you are not redirected, you can email us at email@example.com, and we will provide the direct link to the home page of the course website.
To set up your student account, click the "Click Here to Register" button on the left-hand side of the curriculum home page. Select your course. Complete the form and click the register button.
Click on the "start course" button to begin. You can save your progress, exit, and return to the course at any point as many times as needed. You must complete all 10 sessions and pass each session quiz to move on to the final exam. A minimum score of 80% is required to pass the quizzes and the final exam.
The certificate of completion will be electronically transmitted (email) to all individuals upon successful completion of the course within 24 hours.
Students having difficulties or experiencing problems may email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also call us at 757-926-5956 - leave a voicemail including your name, phone number, time, date, and issue. We are also available by text at 757-453-3948 - include your name and issue in the text. When reporting an issue, please be as detailed as possible so that we can reach a solution.
If the problem needs to be submitted to technical support on a weekend - Friday evening to Sunday evening - then please allow a 24 to 48-hour turnaround. We will need to contact the curriculum provider to resolve your issue.
The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles is committed to promoting transportation safety through the certification of quality driver training programs. If you have comments or concerns about this course, call the DMV toll-free number 1-877-885-5790.
If the certificate is presented to DMV, it must be printed on 8.5" x 11" plain white bonded paper. DMV will not accept certificates printed on color or specially designed paper or paper with any form of an advertisement on the front or back of the certificate. DMV will not accept any certificates that have been altered in any way. When we email your certificate, we will also send the printing instructions.
Yes. You must submit your certificate to the DMV when you go in for your fourth test attempt.
No. It must be the official certificate with the student name, school name, school type, school code, number of periods/hours completed, and the course completion date. If you are a homeschooled student who took online driver education through a DMV provider and not a public, private, or driver training school, your certificate is acceptable.
If you live in Planning District 8, then your DEC-1 certificate will be pink. Planning District 8 consists of counties of Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun, and Prince William and the cities of Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Manassas, and Manassas Park. All others outside of Planning District 8, will receive a DEC-1 green certificate.
If you complete the required classroom portion of driver’s education (consisting of 36 fifty-minute classroom sessions) after you fail three times, you may present the certificate of completion such as a DEC-1 (from the public or private school), or DTS 36 (from a DMV-licensed driver training school) to satisfy the three-times failure requirement at the DMV.