Thursday, February 20, 2020

About Our Complete Teen Course



Our classes meet Monday – Thursday for 4 weeks.  This makes up the 30 hours of classroom instruction required by the State of Illinois.  Please note that students can miss up to 4 classes, but they must be made up at another time.  Please see our class schedules for a complete list of classes.

B.T.W. (In Car):

Behind the Wheel instruction can be scheduled after school, on weekends or days off of school.  We offer Free Home Pick Up for all scheduled driving lessons.  Students will schedule four different driving lessons that will last three hours.  During their driving lesson, students we be instructed for 90 minutes and will observe another driver for 90 minutes.  This will make up the 12 total hours of the B.T.W. portion of the course (6 hours of in-car instruction and 6 hours of in-car observation).

What You Will Learn


During our classroom sessions and behind the wheel instruction, students will be taught the following:

  • Rules of the Road
  • Tips to obtain your permit
  • Driver's License Road Test Tips to obtain your driver's License
  • Parts of the Car
  • Steering & Turning
  • Basic driving skills & tips
  • Driving the car smoothly
  • Defensive Driving Techniques
  • Keeping good control of the car
  • Parking in stalls
  • Driving with Confidence & Having a Positive Attitude
  • Driving in Traffic
  • Parking Uphill & Downhill
  • Decision Making
  • U-Turns & Three - Point Turns
  • Proper Left & Right Turns
  • Reversing & Backing
  • Correct "Right of Way" at Intersections
  • Shifting Gears
  • Merging & Lane Changing
  • Driving Responsible
  • Adverse weather
  • Expressway & Highway Driving
  • Parallel Parking
  • Recovering from a skid
  • Emergency Situations
  • Planning local & long distance trips
  • Insurance tips
  • Maintenance of the car
  • And much more! 



Course Requirements


All students must show documentation that they are eligible to take a driver education course. The basic requirement usually includes: Showing proof of Jr. High School or High School report card which lists 8 passing grades within the last 2 semesters (within the last year). Example: Any student could pass 3 classes during their first semester and 5 classes the second semester. Students will be required to show verification by the end of the second week of class.  Please contact our driving school office if you have any questions.


Class Schedules


Please refer to the Schedule section of our site to view all the upcoming Teen Course class sessions.  Once you find a class time that meets your needs you can follow the links on our Schedule page to sign up for it.


Sign Up


Sign up for our Complete Teen Course today by completing this online form or call our office at 847-223-8607.

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