Do you give weekend and evening appointments?
We give appointments 7 days a week as early as 6am and as late as 8pm.
What are your office hours?
Our office is open Monday thru Friday 9am to 6pm. You may call any time to leave a message and we will return your call as soon as possible. For your convenience, you can schedule your lesson online by clicking here
What do the lessons include?
All of the lessons include free pick up and drop off. The lessons are private and we provide an automatic car with dual controls. Many mature drivers prefer to use their own car.
What areas do you serve?
We offer pick up and drop off to all of Orange County, LA County and San Diego County.
Are you insured?
Our school is fully insured, licensed, and bonded. The DMV holds a copy of our Driving School insurance and bond.
Do you give special attention to nervous drivers?
Yes, we give special attention to nervous drivers. Our instructors are very calm and patient and specialize with working with nervous drivers. To have the feeling of the A mentoring that is offered by an instructor click here. Being nervous is common and we deal with many nervous and even phobic drivers who like to use their own car for the training. Since we are experienced professionals and we know how to coach you effectively, it takes a lot of the pressure off of you while you are driving. If you make a mistake, our skilled instructors can correct it. When you learn how to drive safely and defensively, you will become less nervous as you learn to control the car.
What forms of payment do you accept?
We accept cash, personal check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express and PayPal.
How do I pay?
You can pay the instructor at the first appointment or call the office in advance at 1-888-783-7483. To see the adult price list click here. To see the teen price list click here. If you decide to purchase a package, the full amount is due at the first session of the package.
When is payment due?
Payment is due at the first appointment. If you decide to purchase a package the full amount is due at the first appointment of the package. Upon request you will receive a receipt at the time of payment.
What if I am not sure which package I want?
You may take the first lesson and decide at the end of the session if you would like to purchase a package or just pay for one session.
How many lessons will I need?
On the first lesson the instructor will evaluate your driving level and give you an estimate of how many lessons you will need to pass the test and to be safe on the road.
What do you teach on the first lesson?
Because the lessons are private, the instructor will analyze your driving and customize the lesson according to your driving skills.
Can I use your car for the DMV behind the wheel test?
You can use our car for the DMV behind the wheel test. The instructor will pick you up. You will drive the car to the DMV and use our car for the test. We provide insurance and registration. When you are finished the instructor will take you back home. It is basically the same cost as a lesson or if you have a package you can use the last session to go to the DMV test.
Can I start without my permit?
If you have never had a driver’s license you may begin driving with one of our instructors before you have a permit. We are authorized by the DMV to issue Student Licenses. A Student License allows you to drive with our California licensed instructor before you have your permit.
What is a Student License?
A Student License allows you to drive with one of our California licensed instructors before you have a permit. A Student License is only valid with our instructor. You may not drive with anyone else until you get your permit at the DMV by passing your written test.
Do you teach freeway driving?
Yes, we do teach freeway driving. We will be working on the process of entering the freeway, merging by matching the speed of the freeway flow and exiting the freeway safely.
Do you guarantee that I can pass the test?
It is forbidden by law for us to guarantee that you pass the DMV test. We can however, give you a practice test and let you know if you would have passed had it been the actual test and go over the mistakes you made. It is a very rare for a student who has taken at least three simulated tests with the instructor to fail the actual DMV driving test.
Can you help me pass my written test?
We do provide Written Test Preparation. This is private tutoring and the instructor will come to you. The instructor will provide the DMV handbook, sample tests and go over important materials you will need to know to pass the written test. Written test preparation is the same cost as driving instruction.
Do you have female instructors?
At this time we only have male instructors at this time, but they are very courteous, patient, and professional.
Are your instructors licensed?
All of our instructors are licensed in the state of California by the Department of Motor Vehicles. They have had Live Scan background checks. They have passed an extensive training course and must have a minimum of 2 years experience of licensed teaching before being hired by our school (most of our instructors have much more than 2 years teaching experience).
How do I make an appointment?
Call our office at 1-888-783-7483 to schedule an appointment or schedule online by clicking here
How long does it usually take to get an appointment?
It usually takes about 3 to 5 days to get an appointment. However, sometimes same day or next day appointments are available. During the summer and holidays it may take longer to get an appointment.
How do I cancel or reschedule an appointment?
To cancel or reschedule an appointment please call our office at least 24 hours in advance before 6pm or you will be subject to a $35.00 fee.
What if for some reason I do not finish my lessons?
If for any reason you cannot or decide not to finish your lessons, the difference will be refunded to you.