Driver's Manual Course

$150

(check the schedule for special prices)

Driving Lessons are 60-minute driving periods for anyone with a valid driver's permit or driver's license. Whether you are refreshing your driving skills or learning how to drive these lessons can be tailored to your needs.


​​​Out of town pick up and drop off has an additional fee of $10 per hour.


  • $75 - 1 lesson
  • $140 - 2 lesson package
  • $195 - 3 lesson package
  • $240 - 4 lesson package
  • $300 - 5 lesson package
  • $360 - 6 lesson package
  • $550 - 10 lesson package
  • $1,350 - 45 lesson package

This 8-hour Escort Vehicle Driver Certification Training Course is to enhance the safety of moving over-dimensional loads by highway and to reduce delays and inconveniences to the general flow of traffic. 


Successful completion of this training course is required prior to taking an escort vehicle driver certification knowledge test

This 8-hour Train-the-Trainer Course is for licensed Driver Education instructors to become certified as a Driver's Manual Course instructor with TNDSI's DMV approved curriculum. Completion of this course certifies the instructor for one year. Course materials are provided to each instructor with updated materials sent out at least once per year.


  • Maximum of 12 participants per class
  • Annual renewal fee for instructor certification is $150

Driver Improvement Course

$70

The 30-hour Driver Education Course is the classroom portion of the Virginia Driver Education Program.This course is completed in 36 50-minute periods of instruction. This course is required for individuals under age 18.


Must be at least 15 years and 6 months old to register for this course.

The Adult Waiver is issued to adults, age 18 and older, who complete the Virginia Driver Education Program, including the behind-the-wheel course and road skills test, at a driver training school.​

  • $240 - Hampton, Newport News, Yorktown & Poquoson
  • $260 - Gloucester*
  • $270 - Smithfield & Williamsburg*
  • $290 - Isle of Wight, Carrollton, Suffollk, Churchland, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Virginia Beach & Portsmouth*​
  • $100 - Learning How to Drive Fee (added for those with no or limited experience)


​*Limited areas are serviced

Escort Vehicle Driver Certification

$110

Driver Education Course

$250

The 30-hour Re-examination Course is required if you are under age 18 and have failed the DMV knowledge exam 3 times. Completion of this course allows you to return to the DMV to take the exam a fourth time and thereafter.


  • Individuals 18 and older can take this course if they choose
  • Individuals under age 18 may opt out of this course to take the Driver's Manual Course. Must present a driver education classroom course certificate to the instructor to be eligible.

Adult Waiver Course

Online Driver Education Course

$150

Top Notch Driving Schools Inc.

The Online Driver Education Course is the equivalent of the 30-hour classroom course. DMV approved curriculum provided by DMV vendor National Driver Training Institute. Must be able to work independently and be comfortable using a computer.


Must be at least 15 years and 6 months old to register for this course.

This 8-hour Driver's Manual Course is required if you have failed the DMV knowledge exam 3 times. Completion of this course allows you to return to the DMV to take the exam a fourth time and thereafter.


Individuals under age 18 may take this course if a driver education classroom course certificate can be presented to the instructor.

Behind-the-Wheel Re-examination Course $350

Re-examination Course

$250

The Online Driver Improvement Course is the equivalent of the 8-hour classroom course. DMV approved curriculum provided by DMV vendor 3A Method Driving School. Must be able to work independently and be comfortable using a computer.

  • DMV & AAA approved
  • Must be 20 years old to register for this course (and ticket must have been received at age 20 or older).

Teen License Course

878 J Clyde Morris Blvd.

​Newport News, VA 23601

Driver's Manual Course:

Train-the-Trainer

$400

DMV Service (Road Skills Test)

$100

(757) 926-5956

Courses We Offer

Teens must complete the in-vehicle portion of Virginia's Driver Education Program. Teens must driver for 7 50-minute periods and observe another student driver for 7 50-minute periods.


  • $240 - Hampton, Newport News, Yorktown & Poquoson
  • $260 - Gloucester*
  • $270 - Smithfield & Williamsburg*
  • $290 - Isle of Wight, Carrollton, Suffolk, Churchland, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Virginia Beach & Portsmouth*


*Limited areas are serviced

Online Driver Improvement Course

$60

This in-vehicle course is for individuals who have failed the road sills test 3 times at a DMV customer service center.


Price listed only applies to Hampton, Newport News, Yorktown & Poquoson pick up and drop off.


Individuals, age 18 and older, must retake the behind-the-wheel component of driver education. This consists of 14 50-minute periods of in-vehicle instruction (7 50-minute periods of driving and 7 50-minute periods of observation) DMV will administer the road skills test.

This 8-hour Driver Improvement Course is for individuals who have been court ordered, received a ticket, received a letter from DMV, would like a insurance discount or would like to receive a possible maximum of 5 safe driving points on their driving record.


  • DMV & AAA approved
  • Passenger & CDL instructor available

Driving Lessons

Individuals age 18 and older can request to use the school vehicle in taking a road test to obtain a driver's license from a DMV customer service center. The service includes pick up, the use of the school vehicle and drop off once completed.


Individuals must demonstrate safe driving skills before we will allow the use of the vehicle. If not a prior student then 1 lesson ($75) will be required or an instruction period of at least 30 minutes ($38) will be required before the scheduled test appointment.


The driving instructor will not sign a CSMA 19 form without assessing your driving skills beforehand.