Texas Education Code
Sec. § 1001.2532
Teaching Assistant


A teaching assistant is a driver education instructor who is authorized to teach or provide only behind-the-wheel training.


To be eligible to be certified as a teaching assistant, a driver education instructor must:


have successfully completed:


six semester hours of driver and traffic safety education from an accredited college or university; or


a teaching assistant development course approved by the department; and


pass any required examination.
Added by Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1144 (H.B. 2847), Sec. 2.005, eff. September 1, 2019.
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