When you turn 15 years and 6 months you can take the knowledge test (written exam) for your Temps at a BMV office. You do not need any training or certification but you will need to pass the test. So you can either study the Ohio Driver Handbook or, what we suggest, is just go ahead and buy our Ohio 24 Hour Drivers Ed course. You need it anyway as it is a requirement of the state so you may as well kill two birds with one stone. At 15 years and 5 months you can sign up for the course so you will have a month to go over the material.
When taking your knowledge exam if you are a teenager there are two things you need to know. One is you need to bring your parent or guardian with you. They need to sign for you and can provide the proof of address (List of all the documents). You will also need to take a simple vision screening.
It is a little bit confusing because there are 2 steps to getting your Temps. First you go to the BMV and take the exam. You’ll need your parent or guardian with you and you need proof of:
If you pass your knowledge exam you then need to go to the deputy registrar license agency to purchase your Temps card (TIPIC). There you must provide the following:
The most common documents that provide this proof are: