There are a few requirements to obtain a provisional driving permit.
Be at least 15 1/2 years of age.
Have completed a 30hr Drivers Ed course
Pass the written test and obtain your permit at DMV
Complete 2hrs of driver training to validate your permit
There are a few requirements to obtain a provisional driver license.
Complete 6hrs of driver training with a driving school
Complete 50hrs of supervised driving practice with a parent
Have held your permit for a minimum of 6 months
Be at least 16 years of age
Pass the behind-the-wheel driving test