Here at Hotlen Driving School, we've trained over 60,000 students all throughout the region of Auburn since 1989. Unlike some other driving schools within Auburn, we are the only school in Placer County that features brake and gas pedal on the passenger side.
Apart from teaching the appropriate techniques of driving, our Auburn students understand the rules of the road and learn defensive techniques. Our driving school has a specific manner in which helps each student to understand the different driving scenarios they might face on the road.
Our technique consists of 3 to 4 driving sessions that are structured, well designed and extremely thorough. See "teen driving" for explanation of lessons.
For the past 20 years, we have operated our driving school on High Street. We are just on block away from Placer High School. We provide ample parking in the back of the building for allparents.
Our friendly office staff has also been a big factor in assisting us build our driving school since we've opened our business. And if you prefer a female or male instructor, we can do this too.
Sofia Hotlen, founder of Hotlen Driving School has always been dedicated to teaching. Ms. Hotlen retains a BA from SJSU and a MS in Human Resources Compensation Management from Sacramento State University.
Another fundamental point is that we truly care for our Auburn students and are enthusiastic about teaching every student that walks into our driving school. Most of our students (60,000.00 +) have passed the written and driving test at the DMV.
We teach Auburn each student on an personal basis. At the end of each lesson, we discuss with parents what their son or daughter needs to practice so that they can develop the confidence to go on with the class.
We also have a "pay as you go" program to cater to parents that cannot afford to pay a one one time payment. Courses are spread out in a six month period on a monthly basis until they are prepared to take the driving test.
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About Drivers Ed Online Classes
Driver education is a four (4:Four) day class which is offered on weekends and weekdays from 9:00am to 4pm. This class is 28 hours and meets DMV requirements. Our classroom instruction lecture, text book study, video, and written tests. Our program was created to produce a well informed and defensive oriented driver. When completed of this training course, the student will be ready to take the DMV written test for a drivers permit.
Auburn Drivers Ed Online Classes Training
Driver training program is a "behind the wheel" instruction for persons with a permit to drive, regardless of age. Our course of instruction is certainly a complete and extensive set of driving tasks that make the learning process both exciting and challenging. First time Auburn students under 18 years of age need three two-hour sessions over a minimum of six months.
(4) 1 1/2 hour sessions are suggested but are not required
1st - Hand over hand, moving forward, stopping, straight backup, right and left turns, right of way, turnabouts and U-turns, light traffic;
2nd & 3rd - parallel parking, lane change, defensive driving, adverse conditions, heavy traffic, freeway driving, practice test similar to DMV test
Brand new students will require one lesson with a certified instructor prior to being allowed to use their permit. Our Auburn instructor will sign off on their permit after the first behind the wheel session, allowing them to begin practice at home with a licensed driver 25 years of age and older.
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO GET A PERMIT AT THE DMV?
• You need a Certificate of completion from Driver Education (pink or blue)
Exactly what does The Drivers Ed Online Course Involve?
It's a program that could be taken at the ease of your home within Auburn. The program is 10 lessons long. Following each lesson you will need to take a test and pass up to 80%. The program is also 30 hours in total. After the finishing of all the chapters, you receive a certificate of completion. This certificate takes at least 3 days to be mailed to you in Auburn. Or, you can pick it up at the office as soon as you finish the program.
DOES SOFIA HOTLEN OFFERS CLASSROOM DRIVERS EDUCATION?
Yes, we offer the classroom education in the class during week days and weekends in the summer. Please call us for classroom dates.
HOW DO I MAKE AN APPOINTMENT AT THE DMV FOR MY PROVISIONAL LICENSE?
After finishing the drivers training-behind-the-wheel, you may call the 800 number or a scheduled appointment on the dmv website. Meetings are often taken 2 weeks ahead of time, so a scheduled appointment early on.