DriversEd.com Student Enrollment Contract

Terms & Conditions

INDIANA ONLINE TEEN DRIVER EDUCATION

DriversEd.com, hereafter referred to as the "COURSE PROVIDER", is certified by the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles to offer an Indiana online Teen Driver Education course, hereafter referred to as the "COURSE".

ACCEPTANCE OF CONTRACT TERMS

The following are the terms of a legal agreement between you, hereafter referred to as the "STUDENT," the student's parent or guardian, herinafter referred to as the "PARENT," and the COURSE PROVIDER. By accessing, using, and/or browsing this site, the STUDENT and PARENT acknowledge that THEY have read, have understood, and agree to be bound by the terms of this agreement:

COURSE TUITION

The course tuition in the amount of $74.95 will be charged to the STUDENT. This fee includes all required instructional materials and must be paid in full prior to course completion.

ELIGIBILITY

To take the course, the STUDENT must be at least 15 years of age.

COURSE SCHEDULE

The COURSE is composed of 30 hours of instruction, divided into 15 modules of two hours each. The STUDENT must complete 1800 minutes of instruction and spend the minimum time required to participate in each section of the course. If a STUDENT reaches the end of a module without having spent the minimum time required for that section, the STUDENT shall be required to review modules HE/SHE has already completed until the full two-hour period has elapsed. The STUDENT may participate in the COURSE for a maximum of 3 hours per day.

The COURSE will be available to the STUDENT online, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This availability may be affected by circumstances over which the COURSE PROVIDER has no control such as, but not limited to, system, site or connectivity failure.

GRADING AND PROGRESS POLICY

At six intervals throughout the course, the STUDENT shall be required to successfully pass a content comprehension quiz, hereafter referred to as "SECTION QUIZ." Each SECTION QUIZ shall consist of 20 or 25 questions. The STUDENT shall be given one opportunity to complete each SECTION QUIZ, and the score HE/SHE receives shall represent 10% of the STUDENT'S comprehensive score for the course, hereafter referred to as "COURSE GRADE."

Moreover, the STUDENT must complete a final examination at the end of the COURSE, which shall consist of 50 questions. The score the STUDENT receives on the final examination shall represent 40% of the COURSE GRADE. Before taking the final examination, the STUDENT shall be given the opportunity to complete a practice examination an unlimited number of times.

Once the STUDENT has completed and submitted HIS/HER final examination, the COURSE GRADE shall be calculated. The STUDENT agrees that HE/SHE may not receive credit for the course unless HE/SHE receives a COURSE GRADE of 80% or higher. In the event that the student's COURSE GRADE is less than 80%, HE/SHE may take the final examination up to two (2) additional times to achieve the 80% score. After a third failure, the STUDENT has failed the COURSE and HE/SHE must start the COURSE over from the beginning.

Alternative testing techniques for students with reading, hearing or learning handicaps and policies for re-testing students who score less than 80% will be a) online review of course material; and b) online re-testing.

CERTIFICATE OF ENROLLMENT

The STUDENT agrees to download and print the certificate of enrollment provided by the COURSE PROVIDER. The STUDENT, must then take the certificate of enrollment to Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles within 180 days of enrollment to apply for the permit.

CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

The STUDENT agrees to complete all instructional sections of the curriculum in order to receive a completion certificate. The COURSE PROVIDER will only notify the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles of course completion if a STUDENT has met all the requirements for course completion and has paid all tuition and fees payments in full to the COURSE PROVIDER.

After the STUDENT has completed the COURSE with a COURSE GRADE of 80% or higher, a Certificate of Completion will be issued. An electronic version of the Certificate of Completion will be made available to the STUDENT by the COURSE PROVIDER via the course dashboard. To view this document, the STUDENT must have Adobe Acrobat installed on HIS/HER system. The STUDENT must bring a printed version of the Certificate of Completion to an Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles license branch to obtain a license.

AUTHENTICATION

The STUDENT understands that for identity verification purposes, the COURSE PROVIDER may utilize the following methods for ensuring the identity of the COURSE participant:

  • At random intervals throughout the COURSE, the STUDENT will be required to answer personal validation questions (hereafter, "PVQ") based on information provided by the STUDENT during enrollment.

If the STUDENT does not answer a PVQ correctly, HE/SHE shall be required to answer another PVQ. After incorrectly answering a PVQ for the third time, the STUDENT'S access to the COURSE will be locked and HE/SHE must contact customer support at 888-651-2886.

CIRCUMVENTION WARNING

The STUDENT agrees that HE/SHE, and not any other person, will study the material in its entirety and complete each SECTION QUIZ and the final examination. It is illegal to attempt to circumvent this COURSE or provide false information. If the COURSE PROVIDER discovers that the STUDENT has willfully misrepresented himself/herself or has cheated, the STUDENT will be stopped from taking the COURSE with no refund of the registration fees. In addition, the STUDENT may be prosecuted for perjury and other criminal acts which are punishable by law.

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY

DriversEd.com will issue a full tuition refund:

  • If the STUDENT has not completed the Indiana Teen Course and a Certificate of Completion has not been issued.

DriversEd.com will not issue refunds:

  • If the STUDENT has completed the online course and a Certificate of Completion has been issued.

To request a refund, please contact us toll free at 888-651-2886. No refund shall be issued to a STUDENT for whom a course completion certificate has been issued by the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles, nor shall a refund be issued to a STUDENT whose COURSE has been discontinued as a result of authentication failure.

HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE

The COURSE PROVIDER's hardware and software recommendations are as follows: JavaScript and cookies enabled; Adobe Flash 11 or higher, HTML 5 Video; a modern browser, such as Google Chrome 26, Mozilla Firefox 24, Internet Explorer 10, or Safari 6.0.5, or other browsers providing identical or greater functionality. The COURSE PROVIDER requires the use of a mouse or similar pointing device and recommends using speakers.

PRIVACY STATEMENT

The COURSE PROVIDER collects information from its users at several different points on the website. The COURSE PROVIDER will not use or sell this information to promote products or services unrelated to this course/product or in ways different from what is disclosed in the Privacy Statement. The COURSE PROVIDER will send required STUDENT enrollment information to a behind-the-wheel driving school when needed. Go to https://driversed.com/about-us/privacy-policy.aspx to view the entire statement, which is incorporated by this reference. By agreeing to these terms and conditions, you are agreeing to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information as described in the Privacy Statement.

SURVEY SUBMISSIONS

After completion of the course, the COURSE PROVIDER may request information from STUDENT via surveys. Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary. The requested information typically includes how the STUDENT heard about our site and the STUDENT'S reason for choosing our site, level of computer expertise, and means of connecting to the Internet.

Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use of and satisfaction with our sites and for statistical purposes. We may also use your survey information in customer testimonials. You have a choice of whether or not to have your survey information used for a testimonial. If you prefer, you can opt to have your responses kept out of our customer testimonials. By submitting HIS/HER answers to the survey, the STUDENT gives the COURSE PROVIDER permission to reprint, reproduce or use the answers in customer testimonials, under the following terms and conditions:

  • The STUDENT acknowledges and agrees that the COURSE PROVIDER shall have the right to publish HIS/HER answers, in whole or in part, in any format or media, whether now known or hereafter developed;
  • The reprint, reproduction or use of the answers will be at the COURSE PROVIDER's discretion and without compensation;
  • The STUDENT agrees to let the COURSE PROVIDER display the STUDENT'S answers with HIS/HER first name, last initial and city/state;
  • The COURSE PROVIDER'S right to use the answers is perpetual and may be assigned;
  • The STUDENT, and not someone else, composed and submitted the answers.

REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES

The STUDENT represents and warrants that the user information and registration information provided by HIM/HER is true and correct, and acknowledges that the truth and accuracy of such information is a material inducement to the COURSE PROVIDER in permitting the STUDENT to enroll in the course. The STUDENT further acknowledges and agrees that any willful or intentional misrepresentation by HIM/HER regarding such user information or registration information constitutes a breach of this agreement and of the representations and warranties by the STUDENT as provided in this agreement, and may subject the STUDENT to liability for damages incurred by the COURSE PROVIDER as a result thereof, including but not limited to general, consequential, and punitive damages.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

The STUDENT acknowledges and agrees that the liability of the COURSE PROVIDER and its agents and employees for any act, omission to act, or negligence on the part of the COURSE PROVIDER and its agents and employees, is strictly limited to and shall not exceed the amount of the registration fee actually paid by the STUDENT.

This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the COURSE PROVIDER and the STUDENT, and any verbal assurances or promises not contained herein shall not bind the COURSE PROVIDER or the STUDENT.

If any provision of this agreement is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable, the remaining terms and conditions shall nevertheless be of full force and effect. The STUDENT further acknowledges that any grievances not resolved by the COURSE PROVIDER: 283 4th St., Suite 301, Oakland, CA 94607, 888-651-2886 may be directed to the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles (Attn: Driver Education) at 100 North Senate Avenue, Room N481, Indianapolis, IN 46204.

The COURSE PROVIDER may not sell, transfer, assign, exchange, trade, or otherwise dispose of any contract or part of the contract, agreement or obligation between the COURSE PROVIDER and any STUDENT, unless the COURSE PROVIDER has obtained the written consent of the STUDENT.


By submitting email and password, the STUDENT and PARENT acknowledge that THEY have read this entire Agreement, that THEY fully understand it, and that THEY agree to be legally bound by it. The STUDENT and PARENT further acknowledge that THEY have been furnished with all the information on the SCHOOL tuition, schedule, cancellation and refund policy; as well as the COURSE PROVIDER regulations pertaining to grading policy and progress.

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