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Trip: 3 Written Tips for Helping Your Young Teen Get a Hardship Driver’s License

Written by Insty1979 show Insty1979 profile

Monday February 11 2019 02:10:44 PM

Date: from Feb 11, 2019 to Feb 11, 2019

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It often happens that a teenager often asks you to allow him to get behind the wheel in your presence. Especially if you went on a trip by car.

For the most part, with parental consent, teenagers that are enrolled and regularly attend high school or have already graduated are eligible to apply for a driver’s license after their 16th birthday. 

However, as the result of personal or familial hardships, teenagers in some states may be eligible to get a special license prior to the age of 16. 

If you believe that your young teenager needs to drive due to specific challenges that your family is facing, so I decided to write custom information it will be important to know.

How to Get a Hardship Driver'S License

  • #1-Understand The Guidelines For A Hardship License For Teens

It is first important to note that a hardship license is not available in every state and it is more common in rural states. If your state offers it, very specific details will contribute to its accessibility and use, although those factors will vary from one state to another. 

If your young driver is eligible for a hardship license, he or she can only drive under certain circumstances, such as to and from school or medical appointments during certain times. A hardship license may also be known as a provisional license.  

One or more of the following factors will frequently be sufficient to allow underage teenagers to obtain driving privileges:

There are serious medical problems with either your teen, a parent or sibling and the circumstances do not allow someone else to provide transportation

Your child is already a parent or married 

The prospective driver is a student who also works to support the family and no other form of transportation is available 

Successful completion of an approved driver’s education program

The teen works with the family business, like farming or ranching

Recommended reading: New Drivers: 3 Tips to Keep in Mind When Transporting Kids in Your Vehicle


  • #2-Consider How Challenging Teaching Your Child To Drive Can Be

One common problem for aspiring teen drivers can be acquiring the necessary driving lessons. That can be problematic because it is no longer possible for parents to teach their kids to drive without complying with specific laws about doing so in their state. 

Although parents may be able to teach their teens to drive, it is becoming increasingly common in many states to require the purchase and use of an approved training program. As part of that, verification of the number of hours your teen has accessed the material may also be required.

In addition, parents often need to prove that they have spent many hours with their teen behind the wheel. Given the previously mentioned hardships that are necessary to apply for a provisional license, complying with those requirements may not be possible. Therefore, you will need to look into the schools that offer driving lessons in your area.


  • #3- Choose The Right Driving School

Given the numbers of driving schools in existence today, there are multiple factors to consider when choosing one for a young driver. For instance, schools that focus on neighborhood driving and driving during peak times can help your son or daughter become more prepared. Unexpected situations on the road are also helpful, since their response time once they are driving without supervision can be the difference between life and death.

Some schools can pick up and return driving students to schools and home to provide the necessary driving time. You will also want to consider schools that do part of their classes online or over the weekend, to make it easier for everyone.

In conclusion, driving lessons are a key aspect of learning to drive . If your teenager is eligible at 14 or 15 to obtain a driver’s license due to hardship, it is crucial to know what the options are for his or her driving lessons. 

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