All minors, under the age of 18, are required to take a DMV licensed, 30 hour Driver Education course. This course will prepare you for the written exam at DMV. You must present a Driver Education Completion Certificate when applying for your permit at the DMV. Adults are not required to take Driver Education, but it may be beneficial.
All minors, under the age of 18, are required to complete 6 hours of driver training with a licensed driving instructor. Before a student may begin driving they must completing their first driver training lesson and have their permit validated. Each lesson is two hours in length, requiring the student to take a total of 3 lessons. Lessons are conducted in a one-on-one setting, in our vehicle that is equipped with dual controls and additional safety equipment.
Once a minor has held their permit for a minimum of six months, completed six hours of Driver Training, with an instructor, and fifty hours of driving with an adult 25 years of age or older, who had a valid California drivers license, they may schedule and take their behind the wheel driving exam. An adult wanting to take a behind the wheel driving exam must pass the permit test and hold a valid permit.
Learn what it takes to become a licensed Driving Instructor. Follow the link below to our hiring page with licensing information and our online application. We will be in contact with you shortly after you submit your application.