Becoming a new driver can be a little frightening, especially if you don’t have the proper training from the proper instructors to get you all set and prepared for your big test. Whether you are looking for the right classes for your teen soon-to-be driver or looking to get back on the road as an adult, you need the most comprehensive, flexible and affordable options for driver’s ed. Here are a list of the top Driver’s Ed Courses in Connecticut that will put you on the right track to obtaining your driver’s license.
New Haven Driving School
59 Amity Road
New HavenCT 06515
(203) 392-0973

New Haven Driving School is conveniently located in the Amity section of the Greater New Haven area. They are a very family-friendly environment and offer great instructors who are just as eager to get the new driver in your family behind the wheel as a safe new driver. They offer the eight-hour mandatory adult safe driving practice. Visit their website today to schedule an appointment.

Rae’s Driving School
55 State St
North HavenCT 06473
(203) 469-5859

This facility offers driver’s ed for teens and adults. The owners are also the instructors of the establishment, and have over twenty years of trained experience and driving credentials. The business has grown to acquire several campuses across Connecticut. They have offices in Madison, Stonington and Waterford. Check out their site for the class calendar, prices and availability.

All Star Driver
1890 Dixwell Ave
HamdenCT 06514
(203) 497-3275

All Star Driver provides schools and classes all across Connecticut for eager and inexperienced drivers to learn the ways of the road. They cater to teen and adult non-licensed drivers and participate in several practice tests to prepare you for the actual DMV driving test. For teens, they cover important topics related to obtaining the proper insurance and also obtaining a permit. For adults, they offer information sessions on adult driver’s ed and behind the wheel training is covered for both age groups. Contact the school to schedule an appointment.

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Connecticut Driving School
E. 1101 Main St
BridgeportCT 06608
(203) 384-8826

Connecticut Driving School provides staff for both English and Spanish-speaking students. The facility provides classes for both adult and teen new drivers. For the adults, the standard eight-hour safe driving practice course is offered. For the teens, programs for the safe driving course and learning permit are offered. Their sessions are designed to educate on everything that is needed to pass the written and driving portion of the DMV test. Log on to their website or call the campus for further information on registering for an upcoming class.

Major Driving School
3872 Main St
BridgeportCT 06606

Major Driving is another popular Bridgeport driving school. As one of they youngest establishments in the area, Major has already added a second location to its first establishment, opened in 2008. They pride themselves on not just creating new drivers, but confident, responsible, safe and better drivers. Contact the school for additional information and hours.

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