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Driver Licensing > Driver Education > Instructors

Welcome to the Driver Education Instructor Web page. A link to the documents and forms which are required for driver education classes is below. Certification renewal forms are also available. Please submit your renewal packet for your standard certification no more than 90 days prior to the expiration date on your certificate. Renewal certification forms sent more than 90 days in advance of expiration will not be accepted.

Certification Process for Becoming a Driver Education Instructor

To become a Certified Driver Education Instructor, obtaining a Provisional Certificate is the first step. It allows you to work as an instructor for a commercial driving school or secondary school.

To Obtain a Provisional Certificate (Valid for Two Years) You Must:

  • Have a high school diploma or certificate of high school equivalency.
  • Complete three, three-credit courses at Keene State College with a grade of 75 or higher:
    • Introduction to Traffic Safety.
    • Methods of Teaching Driver Education and Traffic Safety.
    • In-Vehicle Driver Education Methods.

Contact Information for DMV Driver Education Office

NH Dept. of Safety
DMV - Driver Education
23 Hazen Drive
Concord, NH 03305
(603) 227-4075
russell.bailey@dos.nh.gov

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Forms Applicable to Driver Education Instructors


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