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Driver Education Teacher Certification

This course is a state comprehensive field-based program and consists of a minimum of 135 clock hours of driver and traffic safety education. The course consists of a driver education endorsement being added to existing Texas Teaching Certificates or Teaching Assistant Full certification for non-certified individuals. Driver Education endorsements will allow certified teachers to teach all phases of driver education. The Teaching Assistant Full Certification will allow individuals to teach all phases of driver education in a commercial school and the laboratory phases in a public school.


Melvin Jefferson,, 936-435-8382

Please complete the document listed below titled "Alternative Certification Application" and return it to Melvin Jefferson at or by fax at 936-435-8471 before registering.

Alternative Certification Application

Alternative Certification Program Information Packet

Texas Driving Record Authorization Application

DE Teacher Certification Training Payment