Norcal Driving School

(916) 721-4001

Driver's Ed

What does my child need to get their driver’s license? 

a. Drivers Education

b. Six Hours Behind the Wheel with a licensed instructor

c. 50 hours Behind the Wheel with a parent (10 hours being at night) 

d. Have a permit a minimum of 6 months and one day

e. Be a minimum of 16 years of age

What is Online Driver's Education and Cost?

Driver's Ed is an online course that can be purchased here on our driver's ed page to assist with passing a permit test.  The cost is $25.00 and payment can be made at the time of registration.

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What does my teen do when the online course is completed?

After driver's ed is completed, each student will be issued a certificate of completion. Your teen will need to take their certificate to the DMV along with their birth certificate, Social Security card, and a completed DL 44 form (application for the permit). They will then take the written permit test. Once they obtain the permit, he/she will be eligible to take the behind the wheel part of the driving program.

How old does my teen have to be to take Driver's Education?

Your child must be between the ages of 15-17 ½ years old to enroll in a driver’s education program. Adult students are encouraged to participate in the driver’s education course.

How old does my teen have to be in order to receive their permit?

Student must be at least 15 ½ years old.

Do I have to pay all at once for driving lessons?

No. We have a pay as you go plan, however all payments must be made prior to starting any driving lessons with Norcal Driving School.

Will other students be in the car during my lessons?

No, our behind the wheel lessons are strictly one on one in order to provide our students with the full and undivided attention which makes for a positive learning experience.

How long are the driving lessons? 

All driving lessons are 2 hours long.

How do I purchase additional driving lessons?

To purchase additional lessons, please contact our office at (916) 721-4001.

Is there a cancellation fee? 

Yes, if you must cancel an appointment with less than 24 hours notice, there will be a cancellation fee of $50.00 for the unused time slot. No permit present at the time of lesson will result in a cancellation fee of $50.00. Please remember to call