It’s one of the most sought-after licenses in the country, but not all drivers are eligible for one.
Virginia driver licenses are not as easy to obtain as other licenses, but they are not uncommon to obtain.
They are required to show that you are able to handle your job and that you will not endanger yourself or others, according to a Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) blog post.
You also must pass a background check and a driving test before you can take the test, according the DMV.
A driver’s license is valid for 10 years, and a concealed weapon license is one year, according its FAQ.
In addition to the driving test, drivers also have to complete a drug test and an interview with a licensed mental health professional before they can obtain their license.
Some of the requirements for getting a license are: You must be at least 18 years old and not have been convicted of any felony