Colorado Permit Test - Denver
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TAKE YOUR COLORADO PERMIT TEST
DriveSafe is state-certified to offer the permit test at all our locations throughout Colorado.
By skipping the stress of the DMV and taking the written exam in a familiar, friendly environment, students are able to focus more thoroughly on the questions in front of them. The permit test, also referred to as the Driving Knowledge Written Test, covers the contents of the Colorado Driver’s Handbook on driving knowledge and safety.
Take Our Colorado Permit Practice Test to Prepare For The Official Permit Written Test!
With DriveSafe’s Practice Tests, students can quiz themselves, and review explanations for incorrect answers, on over 200 test items that are similar to the permit test questions. Students can retake practice tests as many times as they like until they feel ready for the permit test.
Drivers Ed Programs
Many of our students bundle the permit test with our classroom or online drivers education programs so that once they finish their state-required education, they can immediately take their permit test. From comprehensive classes, accelerated programs, to online drivers ed, we’ve got all your learning needs and styles covered.
Explore our drivers education programs below to meet your education requirements, and take your Colorado permit test!
HOW DO I PASS MY COLORADO PERMIT TEST?
Once you’ve completed your educational requirements, study the Colorado Driver’s Handbook.
You can also take DriveSafe’s Unlimited Practice Permit Test to sharpen your knowledge, and quiz yourself on over 200 questions that are similar to what will appear on the actual permit test. With sufficient studying, and scoring at least 80% accuracy, you will pass your Colorado Permit Test.
HOW DO I GET A COLORADO INSTRUCTION PERMIT
Meet Your Age Groups’ Education Requirement
Teens can start their driver’s education as early a 14 ½
You’ll need to complete a 30-hour driver education course. Then, you must be at least 14 years and 11 months old to be eligible to take your permit test. Upon successfully passing you can be issued your instruction permit by the time you turn 15.
If you're between 15 and 15 1/2 years old
You’ll need to complete a 30-hour driver education course before taking the written test to receive your permit.
If you’re between 15 1/2 and 16 years old
You can either take a 30-hour driver education course, OR you are eligible to take a 4-hour expanded driver awareness program before taking your permit test.
Once you’ve been issued your permit, it will be valid for 3 years, but you’ll need to hold it for 1 full year or until your 18th birthday before you can take your driver license test.
3 Ways To Take Your Colorado Permit Test
We recommend taking your permit test at any one of our DriveSafe locations for ease and flexibility
Or you can Schedule an appointment to take the test in a DMV office
Or you can take the test online
Pass Your Permit Test
Score 80% or higher to successfully pass your written knowledge test
Schedule An Appointment with DMV to be issued your permit
View the full list of what to bring to the DMV office here