Texas Education Code
Sec. § 1001.2533
Driver Education Teacher


A driver education teacher is a driver education instructor who is authorized to teach or provide behind-the-wheel training and classroom training.


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


have successfully completed:


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


a driver education teacher 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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