The minimum age required in the state of Florida, USA, for a driving learner's permit is 15 years. After you have completed 15 years of age, you need to complete a driving course which enables you to drive and get a learner's permit. You will need your parents' or guardians' approval and signature on the form provided by the state office. The permit is provided after you pass the tests. The tests include a written, hearing and a vision exam, which is quite easy to pass if studied well. Some of the things you will need to submit is your birth proof, school record, social security number if any and a parents' approval.