Driver Education Instructor Course
To become a Driver Education Instructor, you must attend and satisfactorily pass the 80-hour Basic Driver Education Course (BDEC). The BDEC offerings are below:
The qualifications are as follows:
Have at least four years’ experience as a licensed operator of a motor vehicle.
Have not been convicted of a felony, or convicted of a misdemeanor involving moral turpitude, in the ten years immediately preceding the date of application.
Not have had a revocation or suspension of his driver license in the five years immediately preceding the date of application.
Have graduated from high school or hold a high school equivalency certificate.
Not have had convictions for moving violations totaling five or more points in the three years preceding the date of application.
Professional development conference opportunities:
50th Annual Conference
Charlotte, North Carolina
February 21-22, 2020
April 23 - 25, 2020
1.2 CEU (1.6 for Early Bird, 12 or 16 DMV)
July 21 – 24, 2019
2.5 CEU (25 hours for DMV)
Teen Leadership Conference
July 19 - 22, 2019
DoubleTree by hilton
870 Williston Rd
South Burlington, VT
Driver Education Advisory Committee (DEAC)
Meeting at DPI – February 20, 2019, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Your feedback is welcome and expected. (webinar access)
Agenda will be sent on Feb. 10.
UNC Highway Research will be presenting a Parental Involvement Program.
Parental Involvement Programs
Teacher Certification Program
Collaboration with DMV regarding the DMV Permit test.