DATA Course for Florida Learners Permit

DATA Course

Required for Learners Permit

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The DATA course - Drug and Alcohol Test is the first step for teens getting their learners permit in Florida.

Officially known as the TLSAE - Traffic Law Substance Abuse Education - the DATA course teaches the critical concepts around how Drugs, Alcohol, Mood, and Your Physical State effect your ability to drive safely.

Facts about the DATA Course

  • DATA Course is Required for all new Drivers in Florida
  • This course is approved by the DMV for all of Florida
  • Login and Logout on your schedule
  • Course completion automatically transmitted to the Florida DMV
  • You can take this course at age 14

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How the DATA Course Works

Drivers Permit
  • First step is Registration
    You enter your name, address, phone, email, birthdate and create a username and password.
  • Next step is payment
    We accept all major credit cards and give refunds for any unfinished course.
  • Now you answer a series of security questions
    These questions will pop up at random during the course to make sure it is you.
  • Start the course
    There are 7 Modules and each has a required time you must spend before you can take the quiz and move on.
  • Remember
    If you are taking a break, logout. You can login anytime and pick up where you left off.
  • Take the Test
    When you complete the DATA Course and pass the test your completion information is automatically transmitted to the Florida DMV. The DMV does not accept paper certificates for the DATA Course.

Topics Addressed in the DATA Course


Here are examples of what the DATA course is all about. These are just a few examples. Note that this is not a difficult course and if you pay attention to the material the test is easy and you wil learn things that will make you a safer driver.

Physical Factors

  • How alcohol and drugs leave the body and how fast your body absorbs alcohol and drugs.
  • The short term effects of alcohol and drugs on your body and how the heart rate and breathing are effected.
  • The effects of alcohol on your brain, nervous system, judgement, alertness, vision, coordination, and reaction time..
  • The Dangers of combining Alcohol and other drugs.

Psychological Factors

  • The effects of use, abuse, dependence and addiction.
  • The costs of addiction on friends, family, and employment.
  • Loss of Judgement. Many people who are intoxicated don't think they are impaired.
  • Alcohol as a gateway Drug. Positive versus negative coping skills.

Major Florida Traffic Laws

  • The Florida Graduated Licensing Program and Insurance Requirements.
  • Zero Tolerance, implied consent, the minimum drinking age in Florida. Florida's progressive DUI Laws.
  • The Florida DMV Points System and drivers license suspensions, cancellations, and revocations.
  • Safety equipment including seat belts, child safety seats, and air bags.

Questions and Answers about the Drug and Alcohol Test