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Voluntary Course Online - Receive 5 Safe Driving Points $14.95 plus $10.00 Reporting Fee

  • Approved by the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to give you 5 safe driving points.
  • Individuals under 20 years old may not take this course - you must complete an in-person driver improvement clinic.
  • Valid for Virginia license holders only.
  • You may take the Virginia defensive driving course once every 24 months.
  • Minimum 80% final exam score to pass - you have unlimited exam retakes.
  • By law, you must wait 24 hours between exam retakes.
  • PLEASE NOTE: As required by law, the final exam for this course must be administered at a Licensed Testing Center. After you complete the online course, you will be required to visit a testing center to complete the final exam. Please click the Exam Locations link below to find an exam location near you.

    Exam Locations
8 hours
80% (unlimited exam retakes for FREE)

Virginia Driver Improvement Course

This driver improvement course is approved by the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles to give you a 5-point credit on your license upon completion. Once you have finished we will notify the DMV that you have completed the course and they will update your records. Drivers under 20 years old may NOT register for this course - you must take in in-classroom course to satisfy DMV requirements. You have unlimited final exam retakes as part of the initial course price. However, keep in mind that you must 24 hours between each exam retake.

Most Convenient Way to Complete the Virginia Driver Improvement Course

This is the most convenient and affordable way to complete the driver improvement course. This course is a timed 8 hour course, as required by the Virginia DMV, but you may take the course around your own schedule. It's available 24/7 from any device (computer, tablet, phone) and the course always resumes from where you left off. As there is no expiration date on the course, you may take your time to complete it. The Virginia DMV requires that the final exam be taken at a local testing location. To make things easier, we will provide you with a list of local testing locations that we have throughout Virginia.

Virginia DMV Approved Driver Improvement Course

This Virginia driver improvement course is approved by the Virginia DMV. As a result of our transparent pricing, stellar customer support team, and effective course material, DriveSafeToday is the leading provider of driver improvement courses in Virginia. We have developed this course and our website to be very simple and effective.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! After completing the course you will now have +5 safe driving points. This is the most convenient and affordable way to earn 5 safe driving points.

You may take the course once every 24 months. If you complete the course with DriveSafeToday, we'll remind you when you're eligible to take it again.

No, please register for the Insurance Discount Course Online to qualify for the discount.

No. As mandated by VA law you have to take the final exam at an approved location. Please click on Exam Locations to find the nearest testing site. We have locations available throughout Virginia.

No. Our VA courses are only valid for Virginia-license holders & Virginia State.

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