Effective March 1, 2010, first-time driver’s license applicants ages 18-24 are required to complete a six-hour driving education course to get a license.
Classes are held every Saturday in far South Austin-3100 A West Slaughter Lane and in North Austin-7113 Burnet Road from 8:30AM – 3:00PM
Fee: $75 payable at registration
(Accepted Forms of Payment- cash, checks, credit cards and money orders)
Registration: Please call (512) 280-4499 to reserve your seat by phone and arrive by 8:15am to register. Please bring a picture ID.
Austin Driving School will provide:
•Convenient weekend classes
•The required Department of Public Safety written exam
•Issuance of certificate immediately upon completion
•All DPS applications
•Personalized one on one courses in English and Spanish (Oral test available)
Course contains information on:
•Texas traffic laws
•Alcohol and drug awareness
•Distractions (such as talking on the phone or texting while driving)
WHAT TO DO WHEN I RECEIVE MY CERTIFICATE?
•Take your certificate to the DPS office
•Take the behind-the-wheel driving test
•Get your driver’s license!
WHAT IF I NEED BEHIND-THE-WHEEL INSTRUCTION BEFORE I TAKE MY TEST?
•Take your certificate to the DPS office.
•Apply for your Class C learner’s permit
•Call Austin Driving School to schedule your lessons!
ADULT DRIVER TRAINING PROGRAM
Austin Driving School offers an excellent in-car instruction program, which provides practical behind-the-wheel driving experience. We provide personalized plans of instruction that are designed to fit each student’s personal needs. Our instructors are licensed by the state and are extensively trained in up-to-date methods of driver education.
We offer private, in-car lessons in late model, dual controlled-cars. Our instructors will pick you up at home or at work and return you after your lessons. Your lessons will be scheduled at a time most convenient for your busy life-style. The number of lessons required will depend upon the type of instructional program you need. Call now so we can begin to customize a program schedule for you!
BEGINNER – Student has little or no experience.
•Program – Six(6) hour course $420.00
Four (4) lessons of ninety (90) minutes each. Emphasis is placed on elementary driving, vehicle control and accident avoidance. Student may exchange the last lesson for the driving test. We will schedule the test with DPS and allow use of the school vehicle for test. Practice driving with a friend or family member is generally recommended after one or two lessons.
INTERMEDIATE – Student has some driving experience; needs experience driving in local area.
•Program – Lesson by lesson $125.00
Ninety (90) minute lessons available. The number of lessons will vary according to experience.
EXPERIENCED – Student knows how to drive; needs road test evaluation, review of driving test requirements and use of school vehicle for the driving test.
•Program – Check-out lesson $155.00
Forty Five (45) minute lesson and use of school vehicle for the test.
UPON COMPLETION OF THE SIX HOUR COURSE, YOU ARE INVITED TO BE OUR GUEST FOR A FREE DRIVING SAFETY COURSE (this cannot be used for ticket dismissal). AFTER COMPLETION OF THE COURSE YOU WILL BE ELIGIBLE FOR UP TO A 10% DISCOUNT ON YOUR AUTO INSURANCE. YOUR SAVINGS ON AUTO INSURANCE PREMIUMS OVER THREE YEARS MAY BE AS HIGH AS $300. CALL TODAY TO SIGN UP!