Teens must complete a minimum of 50 hours of supervised driving practice, including at least 10 hours of night driving. Driving hours with a licensed instructor required: Before obtaining a license, teens are required to complete at least 6 hours of behind-the-wheel training with a licensed instructor. Minimum age to start taking lessons: Teens can start taking driving lessons at the age of 15.
Adults looking to obtain their driver's license are required to complete a written test, vision test, and a driving skills test at the local DMV. Additionally, adults must provide documentation proving their identity and residency in Tennessee.