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Teen License Requirements

License Requirements for Teens
Here are the teen license requirements* for California broken down for easy understanding. First of all, you need a driving coach you can trust when starting the process of getting your driver license. Bay Area Driving Academy has the experience and resources to assist you on your journey.  
Teens 15 1/2 and wanting to obtain driver license before age 18 must complete the following:

Adult License Requirements

License Requirements for Adult
Adult license requirements for the State of California* broken down for easy understanding. Many adults learn to drive later in life. So 18 or 80, gain confidence behind-the-wheel. Most of all, getting up-to-speed and DMV ready!  
For an adult to obtain a California Driver License
    • Submit application along with required documentation and licensing fees.
    • Study California DMV Handbook.
    • Pass the DMV written knowledge exam & received a permit.
    • Practice for your DMV road exam.
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Driver Links and Resources

Our Links and Resources
Our driver links and resources page is part of Bay Area Driving Academy's commitment to your success in driving. Equally important, education starts with a person's effort to empower yourself with as much vital information as possible. Then ensuring that you are aware of all related topics to driving a vehicle in the State of California. And as with increased knowledge, you become more confident and safe driver.   Here are some useful, starting links that will assist you with additional questions. In addition, to further expand your information and knowledge base about driving and vehicles.