Florida 4-Hour First-Time Driver Course Online (TLSAE)

A required course for new drivers in the state of Florida. Our 4-Hour First Time Driver Course is also known as the Traffic Law and Substance Abuse Education Course (TLSAE) or the Florida’s driver’s drug and alcohol test. Complete this course and we’ll report it electronically to the Florida DMV automatically once completed.

Be prepared for a life of safe, informed, and confident driving. Take our 4-Hour First Time Driver Course.

Our Florida DMV-approved TLSAE course teaches essential traffic laws and driving procedures for new drivers. It’s a fully online course that you can take on any device: mobile phone, tablet, laptop, or desktop. The results are electronically reported to the Florida DMV.

What Is The 4-Hour First Time Driver Course?

We’re a DHSMV-approved provider of this informative first-time driver’s course. The course explains how drugs and alcohol affect a person’s ability to drive, describes state laws and the responsibility of drivers, covers safe driving techniques, and explains how students can become more aware drivers while on the road.

The course is a requirement before applying for a learner’s permit. Students who complete the course may proceed with the Learner’s Permit Exam. Teenagers between 14 and 17-years-old can take it online. Applicants 18-years-old and above are required to take the exam at their local DMV office.


Why Take the 4-Hour First Time Driver Course with Us?

Straightforward Education

Our courses don’t beat around the bush. Our lessons are clear and concise.

Convenient Services

Take the TLSAE online course anytime you want, on any device you own.

Affordable Courses

We guarantee the lowest pricing for our Florida TLSAE online course.

High Success Rates

State and local regulators acknowledge how effective our courses are.


Frequently Asked Questions

What is included on the 4-hour TLSAE course?

Students learn about road signs and signals, defensive driving, freeway driving, night driving, driving in severe weather conditions, the dangers of driving while intoxicated, and other factors that good drivers should know.

Is there an age limit for the course?

Anybody who wants to apply for a driver’s license in the State of Florida can take the course, regardless of age. However, the online course is only for students between 14 to 17-years-old. Older students need to take it in person.

Who can apply for a Florida driver’s license?

Everyone who is at least 16-years-old, has held a learner’s license for a year without traffic convictions, and has documentation of at least 50 hours behind the wheel — including 10 hours at night — can apply for a license.


Our Florida DMV-approved 4-hour drug and alcohol course is a mandatory course for all first-time drivers in Florida. It’s also a requirement if:
  • You need to take a court-ordered TLSAE course for Zero Tolerance
  • You want to apply for an insurance discount




Why American Safety Institute?

State Approved

ASI has been a leading provider in Driver Education and Traffic Safety Courses since 1992. Our courses have been studied, proven effective, and approved by the DMV.

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