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Required by 15, 16 and 17 year olds for a learner’s permit in Louisiana
Fee for 38 Hour Class: $500
Must pay in full to reserve class.
Class time: 8am-4pm
Pre-registration is required for the 38-hour class. Class size is limited and students who fail to register may not be able to attend the class of their choice. Proof of age is required at registration day and students are asked to come 15 minutes early. Parents are encouraged to attend the check in and have any questions answered. Pre-registration can be completed several different ways. See the Registration link for more information.
Age 15 for the classroom portion and the driving portion. This class is a requirement prior to a 15 and 16 year old receiving a Class E Learners permit. Students must also be able to pass a DMV vision test.
Explanation of Class
Class runs from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Students will be given a lunch period. Students are encouraged to bring a packed lunch. Soda and snacks are available for purchase. The classroom portion of instruction is 30 hours over 4 days and includes lectures on traffic laws and regulations, signs, traffic lights, and markings, correct and safe driving procedures, emergencies, driving hazards including weather, alcohol and drug abuse, motorcycle safety, interstate driving, and driving offenses. A test will be administered the last day that requires a passing score of at least 80%. After this students will be trained in dual-brake training vehicles. Students are scheduled in four two-hour blocks on different days and will be picked up by the instructor at their home, school, or workplace. Students must ensure that they are at the agreed pickup location at the appointed time. No student will begin the 8 hour driving portion until they are complete the 30 hour course requirement and have paid in full. No student will be given a certificate before meeting these requirements.
Total $500 payment must be received before class instruction begins. You may mail, drop off the payment in our drop box, or pay online by using the registration form to the right. Please make all checks payable to: Northshore Driving Academy.