Learner Permit Requirements

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Colorado Learner Permit Requirements  

The DMV is a division of the Colorado Department of Revenue.
The following are the requirements and guidelines for obtaining a learner’s permits in Colorado. 
These requirements are dependent upon the age of applicant.  
  • 15 - 15 years ½ years of age. Driver Education Permit 
    Affidavit of Liability Guardianship (
    Affidavit of Completion
    (*DR 2956) of our 30- hour Approved Driver Education Classroom Course. 
  • Age 15 ½ - 16 years of age. Driver Awareness Permit
    Affidavit of Liability Guardianship
    Affidavit of Completion of a 30- hour Driver Education Classroom Course. (*DR 2956)      
                -  30-hour Approved Online Course OR
                  -   4-hour Awareness class


  • 16 to 21 years old Minor Instruction Permit
    • 16- 18 Present a completed Affidavit of Liability and Guardianship (DR2460)

*The Minor Instruction Permit allows only the signer of the DR2460 and/or the Driver Education Instructor to complete and log the 50 hours required on the drive time log sheet.

  • Applies to all permits-
    • Alternate Permit Supervising Driver - If the parent does not hold a valid Colorado Driver’s License, they may appoint an supervising driver who is at least 21.
    • Hold the permit for a minimum of 12 months before applying for a Driver's License.
    • Proper Identification-
      • Provide your state or county certified birth certificate or another acceptable form of identification
      • Provide your social security card (beginning July 1st, 2015)
      • Pass both written and vision screening tests
      • Complete an Affidavit of Liability and Guardianship: form DR2460


*DR 2956 - This will be provided to you upon completion of our "Colorado approved online driver education program"  -  Register Here