38 Hour Teen Driving Course - $400

At this time, we are not accepting any more names for our waiting list for the 38 Hour Teen Driving Course.

All classes are full and we have seen very little, if any, spots open up. 

We have not set future class dates yet due to the uncertainty of Covid and class sizes/restrictions.

Please keep checking back. 

Driver Education for Students 14 years & 9 months through 17 years old

CONTINUATION OF MODIFIED PHASE TWO: Effective December 22, 2020  In-person classes are very limited as of today and we are at 50% capacity.  We may need to change our policy to be in compliance with the Louisiana Governor proclamation and the guidance that we are provided by the Louisiana OMV.  All students and instructors must wear a mask/face-covering while taking the course and during the driving instruction. We ask for your continued patience. 

TIP CARD REQUIREMENT FOR ANYONE ATTENDING A DRIVERS ED CLASS:  Prior to attending the first day of any in-person Driver’s Education class, your teen must obtain the Temporary Instruction Permit (TIP card)  from the Office of Motor Vehicles.  A TIP must be obtained before students attend Day 1 of the class. This rule applies to anyone in the State of Louisiana (regardless of age) that wishes to obtain a Drivers License, both Teens and Adults.

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO PARENTS: The TIP card can only be obtained by  going to the DMV with your child, you cannot go on their behalf. 

ALL DMV LOCATIONS ARE NOW BY APPOINTMENT ONLY and you will be turned away if you show up without an appointment. You may make an appointment by visiting the Louisiana OMV website at https://www.expresslane.org/Pages/default.aspxYou will find the most up-to-date information on DMV locations that are open, accepted documents, etc. 

Please do not delay in going to the DMV and waiting until the last minute, appointments are SEVERAL DAYS TO OVER 2 WEEKS OUT with scheduling. We cannot stress this enough! You may schedule an appointment online ahead of time.  When you visit the DMV website, look for "Book Appointment" and follow the prompts to select a DMV location. You will want to make an appointment for a "First Time Drivers License" to get the TIP card. 

Note:  $75 NON-REFUNDABLE deposit is required to hold spot in class.  

If plans change and your child/student is no longer able to attend class due to a schedule conflict or if your child/student was unable to get the TIP card (or for any other reason) a 72 Hour WRITTEN NOTICE to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. must be given or your deposit will be forfeited. We have a long waiting list of students who want to attend class, and we would like the opportunity to extend the offer to someone else and give them ample time to plan. 

2021 Class Dates Days of the Week Class Time
January 16, 17, 23, 24 (CLASS FULL) Saturday/Sunday (2 weekend classes) 9:00 am - 5:00 pm each day
February 6, 7, 13, 14 (CLASS FULL) Saturday/Sunday (2 weekend classes) 9:00 am - 5:00 pm each day
March 6, 7, 13, 14 (CLASS FULL) Saturday/Sunday (2 weekend classes) 9:00 am - 5:00 pm each day
March 20, 21, 27, 28 (CLASS FULL) Saturday/Sunday (2 weekend classes) 9:00 am - 5:00 pm each day
     

 At this time, we are not accepting any more names for our waiting list for the 38 Hour Teen Driving Course.

All classes are full and we have seen very little, if any, spots open up. 

We have not set future class dates yet due to the uncertainty of Covid and class sizes/restrictions.

Please keep checking back. 


This class is required by students ages 14 years (& 9 months) through 17 years for a learners permit in Louisiana. Our 38 Hour Driving Course is a two-phase program consisting of: (1) 30 hours of classroom instruction and (2) Behind-the-wheel instruction for 8 hours.  These lessons are divided into four (4) two-hour lessons.

The course will build a solid foundation of knowledge and practice for students by teaching laws of the road with emphasis on the effects of alcohol, drugs, driving distractions, and much more.

Coach's Driving Academy provides FREE pick up and delivery of all our students within our driving area for the driving portion of behind the wheel training.  We can pick up students from school or home. We schedule behind the wheel training 7 days a week and have morning, afternoon, and evening lessons available. 

Note: All classes: Parent and student must arrive at 8:30 AM on the first day of class in order to complete all required legal paperwork. 

All deposits are Non-refundable & Non-transferable.  Deposit will be deducted from final payment.   Classroom instruction, all course-related tests, and Instructional drives must be completed within SIX MONTHS of when student starts his/her classroom instruction.  Refunds, for any reason, are not given once classroom instruction has started.