Slidell Driving School - Coach's Driving Academy

Before you start the first day of Driver’s Education class, a Temporary Instruction Permit (TIP) must be obtained from the Office of Motor Vehicles. To obtain a Temporary Instruction Permit (TIP), take the items listed below to the Office of Motor Vehicles.  

Minor Students (14 years to 17 years old) - 38 Hour (Teen) Driver’s Education Course

  • Original or State Certified Birth Certificate (no photocopies)
  • Social Security Card
  • School Enrollment Form (all students must be at least in the 8th grade)
  • Original or Court Certified Custody Papers (if there are any)
  • Parent/Guardian in physical form with their Driver’s License or State ID Card

 Adult Students (18 years old and older) - 14 Hour (Adult) Pre-Licensing Course

  • Original or State Certified Birth Certificate (no photocopies)
  • Social Security Card
  • Proof of residence (Two proof of residences if applying for a Real ID)

 *Note: If an adult has a valid Louisiana State ID already issued and their Social Security Number is in OMV’s system, then only the ID and Proof of Residency is needed.

Cost of Temporary Instruction Permit is $32.25 with a possible service fee up to $6.00.

Coach's Driving Academy serves Slidell, Louisiana including the surrounding areas of Lacombe, Pearl River, and St. Tammany Parish. We offer driving instruction and defensive driving techniques to both teens and adults seeking to become safe and skilled drivers. Coach's Driving Academy has helped thousands of people like you and your children get their driver's licenses and go on to become safe, courteous, and successful drivers.  

We schedule behind the wheel training 7 days a week and have morning, afternoon, and evening lessons available.  We can fit around your busy schedule. 

Our highly-trained instructors teach you the right way to drive and what to practice, so that you can pass your behind the wheel test and be a safe driver after you get your license.  Coach's teaching environment is set up to develop positive attitudes of driving with confidence and making safety a NUMBER ONE priority. Coach's Driving Academy is committed to teaching all those who enroll and complete the courses, the following: 

  • Responsible Conduct on the Road
  • Careful/Safe Driving Skills
  • Alcohol Knowledge/Awareness
  • Positive/Confident Attitudes
  • Emergency Precautions/Procedures
  • Defensive Driving Skills
  • Louisiana Rules, Laws, Procedures

Whether you are a teen or adult driver learning to drive for the first time or a seasoned driver looking to improve your skills, Coach's Driving Academy is committed to helping you reach success.  Our goal is to ensure you leave with everything necessary to be a safe and responsible driver.