WA Online Safe Driving Course Frequently Asked Questions

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Yes. The NSC WA Online Safe Driving Course is approved by the WA DOL.

If your driver’s license has been suspended for 60 days due to committing a traffic infraction for a moving violation on three or more occasions within a one-year period, or on four or more occasions within a two-year period, you must complete an approved safe driving course as recommended by the WA DOL prior to reinstatement of your license.

To register and complete the course online, visit www.drivesafe.com/wa

The cost of the course is $54.99. This includes the course, post-test, live customer support and electronic transmission of your completion to the WA DOL within 24 business hours of successfully passing the course.


You can pay using your credit card, debit card or prepaid card.

The WA Online Safe Driving Course is four (4) hours long.

Yes.  At the end of the course, there is a 25-question multiple choice test. You must achieve a score of 80% or better to successfully pass the safe driving course. You are allowed up to three (3) attempts to pass the test.

Yes. You are allowed up to three (3) attempts to pass the test. The retake will not include the same questions as the original test.

Notification of your completion will be transmitted directly to the WA Department of Licensing (DOL) within one business day of your successful completion of the course. Please allow 7 to 10 business days for the DOL to apply your completion to your record.

No.  Upon successfully completing the online course, National Safety Council will send your completion to the Washington Department of Licensing.

Once registered all fees are non-refundable.

You will be unable to reinstate your driver’s license until you successfully complete the Safe Driving Course.

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