Arcade Drivers School
Driving School Association of the Americas

FAQ Frequently Asked Questions

Teens:

If you are at least 15 years old, you can simply call our office during normal office hours, or you can enroll online.

To enroll online, simply view our class schedules (links below) and locate the session number (left of class date) of the class that you wish to enroll in. Then click the Enroll Button and follow the prompts. It's that easy.

Adults:

Simply phone our office during normal office hours to schedule an appointment.
You must be at least 15 and a half years old to get your TIP and at least 16 years old to get your drivers License.
Your son/daughter will need to take the MV3001 form, that's the actual application the driving school. In addition to that your son/daughter will also need to take a certified copy of their birth certificate or a valid US passport. In addition to that your son/daughter will also need to take their Social Security card or valid photo student ID card from their High School.
No matter how old your child is (under 18) when they get their instruction permit, they must drive with that instruction permit for 6 months.
YThey must be 15 and 1/2 years old, AND have taken or are taking the classroom portion , AND have their instruction permit. Then they can schedule their behind the wheel lessons. The first lesson must be scheduled within the first 60 days of your child receiving their instruction permit.
All you have to do is call our main office where you are taking the behind the wheel lessons and let them know you have to cancel and reschedule. This must be done at least 24 hours in advance or you will be charged a "no show" fee.

Your son or daughter has been given all the instruction on scheduling their behind the wheel lessons. We believe that driving a car is a huge responsibility, so start by having your son or daughter schedule their own lessons.
Your son or daughter should will take on a average a lesson every 7 to 14 days. This allows the student to practice what they were taught with a parent. If you schedule a lesson every 7 to 14 days you will completed in about 3 months. A student must complete all six lessons prior to taking their road test. Remember, they must have their instruction permit for 6 months.
Your son or daughter can complete the state requirements with our drivers education program. The requirements of 6 hours of Behind the Wheel Training and 6 Hours of observation, can be completed once a student provides a completion certificate showing that the entire classroom has been completed. Once that is provided to our school, you can receive the form so that the student can take their permit test at the DMV, our they can come to our main office and take the test and than go down to the DMV to receive the temporary permit once passing the test. (A 50.00 Deposit is required to receive and take the Permit test).
All completion certificates are filed electronically through the Department of Transportation in about 7 to 10 business days of completing the final behind the wheel, and the student has completed all the other requirements of the state required course.
At the Department of Transportation it will cost you $35.00 for the Temporary Permit.
Unfortunately anyone under the age of 18 years of age must be enrolled and attending a Driver’s Education Program in order to receive a temporary permit.