Colorado Driving InstituteFAQ's
Can you tell me if Colorado Driving Institute is a certified driving school in Colorado?
Although Colorado Driving Institute is listed on our list of driving schools in your area, we are unable to say with certainty as to whether they are currently approved to teach hands-on driving courses in Colorado. We recommend either calling Colorado Driving Institute directly or the Colorado DMV to find out whether or not Colorado Driving Institute offers behind-the-wheel training courses that are state-approved.
Do you know if I can complete my driver training with my mother or father instead of attending a behind-the-wheel training course like the ones offered by Colorado Driving Institute?
Some states allow teen-agers to do their behind-the-wheel training with their parents instead of attending a professional driver training school. We recommend that you contact the Colorado DMV or Colorado Driving Institute directly to find out if Colorado allows parent-taught driver training.
I have no clue how to drive a manual-shift vehicle. What happens if Colorado Driving Institute makes me train on a manual-shift vehicle?
Considering the fact you are a brand new driver, you probably don't know much about operating ANY type of vehicle....stick OR automatic! If you prefer to do your hands-on driver training with an automatic-shift vehicle, you may want to call Colorado Driving Institute and let them know before you enroll in their driver training course. That way you'll know for certain whether Colorado Driving Institute will be able to accommodate you before you pay them any money.
I don't live anywhere near a city. There are unpaved roads and rugged terrain all around my house. How do I know if Colorado Driving Institute will train me on how to drive in a remote area like where I live and not just teach me how to drive in a town-or city-type environment?
Since Colorado Driving Institute is a local driver training company in your area, it's a safe bet that Colorado Driving Institute will be motivated (or perhaps required) to teach its local customers how to drive on rough terrain. If you want to make certain, however, you may want to call Colorado Driving Institute to find out exactly what's included in their behind-the-wheel training course before you register with them.
After I turn 14, will I be eligible to obtain my learner's permit so I can begin to learn how to drive?
It depends on which state you live in, however most states unfortunately require you to be at least 15 (or sometimes 15 1/2) before you can be issued a learner's permit. We suggest that you contact a local driver training school such as Colorado Driving Institute or the Colorado DMV office to learn more about the minimum age requirement for driving in Colorado.
Do you know if the laws in Colorado require new teen-aged drivers to take a driver training course in addition to a drivers education classroom or online course?
The laws vary from state to state, but many states do require you to take a behind-the-wheel training course with "hands-on" practice in addition to a driver ed classroom or online course.
I have to register for a safe driving class in Broomfield Colorado before Colorado will give me my driver's license. Does Colorado Driving Institute offer this type of course?
Colorado Driving Institute does offer the behind-the-wheel training course in Broomfield Colorado that is required by the State of Colorado. You will need to contact Colorado Driving Institute directly for more information about the driver courses they offer and their class schedules.
Do I have to take drivers education to get a Colorado driver's license?
Drivers education requirements vary depending on which state you live in, but you should be aware that most states require new, teen-aged drivers to register for both a driver training course in addition to a drivers education classroom or online course. You may wish to contact the Colorado DMV to find out exactly what requirements you will need to fulfill in order to obtain your first driver's license.
Is hands-on driver training required in Colorado in order to be licensed to operate a motor vehicle?
Absolutely. All new drivers in Colorado must enroll in an approved behind-the-wheel training course before they can get a license to independently operate a motor vehicle.
Can I register for a Colorado behind-the-wheel training course prior to having my Colorado learners permit?
Most states require pre-licensed drivers to hold a learners permit before being permitted to enroll in a driver training course. You should contact a driving school like Colorado Driving Institute and ask for more information.