Certified Escort Vehicle

Georgia DPS will recognize escort vehicle operator certifications from other states whose programs meet or exceed the objectives of the Georgia program for operators that currently have a valid out-of-state driver's license and certification. The programs accepted include the following states: Arizona, Colorado, Utah, Virginia and Washington. The Georgia program reciprocates with the following recognized states: North Carolina, Florida, Oklahoma and Washington.

Certified Escort/Defensive Driving Training Locations Please contact the Georgia Technical College location nearest to you to determine the schedule for classes.

Please contact the Oversize Permit Unit, Customer Service Line with questions or for further information: (404) 624-7254.

Escort Recertification Program

Please follow the steps listed below:

  1. Visit Take the Pilot Escort Driver Recertification Course
  2. Submit your Recertification Program Application and new certified driving record by mail or fax.
  3. Recertification card will be mailed after all above requirements are met.