Prerequisite: Permit Course (Part 1 of 2)Community Education and A+ Driving School offers a comprehensive Drivers Education program exceeding the standard requirements by the state of Minnesota. The course includes defensive driving techniques and hands-on, dynamic curriculum taught by experienced, certified instructors. You must attend two separate weeks of classroom, the Permit class (week one) and the Skills class (week two) for a total of 30 hours of classroom instruction. You can choose to take the Permit class and Skills class back to back (traditional schedule) or choose to take the Permit class and then at a later date take the Skills class (flexible schedule). If you choose the flexible schedule the Skills class must be completed within 90 days of the first day of the Permit class. The fee of $185.00 is due upon registration for the Permit class. Students are eligible to receive classroom instruction at age 14.5 or older, however students will need to be age 15 to test for the learner’s permit. You can test for your permit after the Permit class. Once you receive a valid permit, you will take 6 hours of private Behind-The-Wheel (BTW) lessons, comprised of three separate 2-hour BTW lessons. Each BTW lessons costs $65.00 and will be paid directly to A+ Driving school at the lesson. BTW lessons can be scheduled online at www.aplusdrivingschool.net or by calling A+ Driving School at 952.469.4656 and includes home pick-up within the boundaries of ISD 719. Must complete Permit Class prior to attending Skills Class!