Get Your Florida Learner's Permit

Florida Learner's Permit Requirements:

Take the TLSAE Course Online or in Class (TLSAE - Traffic Law and Substance Abuse Education) Background checked and certified career driving instructors

Pass the 50 Question Knowledge / Permit / Written Test online [for students aged 14-17], or in one of our office locations [For students 18 & over]

Go to the DMV, smile, and get your permit!

Traffic Law & Substance Abuse Education (TLSAE) Course - $28.95

If you are a Florida resident, you must complete TLSAE course as a first-time driver. Completing the TLSAE course will be your first step to obtaining your driver's permit and be on the road!

Permit Preparation Test - $14.95

To get your learner's license in Florida, you must pass the Florida learner's permit test (also known as the Class E Knowledge Exam). If you're under 18, you can take the exam online (a parent must be present during your exam). This practice test effectively prepares you for the exam on basic FL road rules and road signs, as well as penalties and defensive driving tips and tricks.

Online Permit Exam - $29.95

The Learner's Permit Exam is a requirement for the following people:

• 14- to 17-year-old teens who need to get their Florida Learner's Permit

You can take the Learner's Permit Exam after you're done with the Traffic Law and Substance Education Course. It's quick and convenient — something that you can easily do online.

TLSAE & Online Permit Exam Bundle - $55.95

This combines the required TLSAE first-time driver course and the online permit exam into a bundle. Since everyone who lives in the state of Florida is required to complete both of these, the bundle is the most economically efficient path to becoming a legal and responsible driver.

Tap the button to register and schedule appointments with us by phone

We are available:
Monday-Friday 8am-6pm
Saturday 8am-12pm

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In order to participate in active driving lessons, all students must have obtained and possess a valid State of Florida issued Learner's Permit, which can be obtained through our Learn to Drive and Get Your Permit modules.

Driving sessions are scheduled to meet the demand of the student and will vary depending on the student's availability.

Class Information

10% Discount for Public Service Members

Now serving Alachua, Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Levy and Marion Counties.

We are an approved Commercial Driving School with the Florida Department of Vocational Rehabilitation, specializing in training individuals with disabilities.

Frequently Asked Questions

Question: Can I take lessons if I already have my driver's license?

Answer: Yes. Many licensed drivers are not comfortable behind the wheel and we will improve not only your driving skills, but your confidence.

Question: Is there a time limit on completing the training?

Answer: Although there is no limit to when the training must be completed, continued training will assist in you better obtaining and retaining your skillset.

About Professional Instruction

Driving schools can provide valuable instruction and training that can help you become a safer and more confident driver. They can teach you the rules of the road and proper driving techniques, as well as help you develop the skills you need to pass your driver's license test. Additionally, driving schools can offer specialized training, such as defensive driving or advanced driving techniques, which can help you become a more skilled and experienced driver. Furthermore, if you're a new driver or if you haven't driven in a while, attending a driving school can give you the opportunity to practice your driving skills in a controlled and safe environment, which can help you gain confidence and reduce the risk of accidents. In summary, taking instruction from a driving school can be a worthwhile investment in your personal safety and driving skills.

Tap the button to register and schedule appointments with us by phone

We are available:
Monday-Friday 8am-6pm
Saturday 8am-12pm

North Central Florida Driving Academy was established with the well being of ALL drivers in mind. Our goal is to develop skilled drivers by providing them with the knowledge and abilities needed to be a safe and lawful driver. Emphasis for our students is placed on law abidance, appropriate decision making and risk minimization. All of our driving instructors have experience as a driving instructor in Law Enforcement and/or the United States Military and are actively certified as Commercial Driving Instructors through the State of Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles.

We are located in The Cascades

1515 E Silver Springs Blvd
Suite 110
Ocala, FL 34470

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