Driving School Laguna Beach CA

Driving Lessons For Teens and Adults in Laguna Beach

  • AP Driving is dedicated to making sure you have the best instructors at a schedule that works for you!
  • Professional Behind-the-Wheel Training from our knowledgeable and licensed instructors.
  • Effective driving lessons to help you pass your driving test FAST and EASY!
  • Get on the road today and learn how to drive!!!
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AP Driving School – Producing the Best Drivers in all of Laguna Beach

If it’s your desire to go drive yourself places, you need to pick a trusted driving school for more than four decades. We at AP Driving school can help you get your license in no time and we also guarantee that you’ll become a sound, safe and confident driver after your time with us.

Steps on how to get your Driver’s License in Laguna Beach:

Step 1: Sign up to our Online Drivers Ed Program.

Step 2: Take your written Permit Test at the DMV

Step 3: Take 6 hours behind-the-wheel training with a licensed professional

Step 4: Practice for 50 hours for 6 months

Step 5: Apply and take your Drivers License Test at the DMV   

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Online Driver’s Ed Course for Laguna Beach

Drivers ages 1512 – 1712 must take this course first before taking your DMV Permit Test.

DMV Approved Course (Lic#E2076)

  • Prepare for your DMV Permit Test at your own pace
  • Instant unlimited access to our DMV-approved Driver Ed course
  • Take your practice test 24 hours a day anywhere at anytime
  • 100% pass rate on DMV’s written permit
  • Video and diagram learning
  • Always up-to-date with new DMV rules and regulation

No, we’re not kidding it’s 100%!

(When you purchase any one of our behind-the-wheel classes)

Regular Price $50.00, For A Limited Time Pay $29.00 Only!

Why AP Driving School is the #1 Choice for you?

Licensed by the State

AP Driving is accredited by the DMV so you can be sure that we meet the government’s standards for beginner driver education and we offer only the most updated training modules and curriculum near you for student drivers. Since we started operating in 1978, we’ve already produced tens of thousands of qualified graduates.

Great Instructors

The instructors are the heart and soul of AP Driving School and all of them are licensed and highly trained. Our mentors are knowledgeable about safety techniques and all the rules of the road. Decades of instruction history has trained AP Driving School instructors to apply the best methods of teaching beginners and pass the driving test on your first try!

Safe Vehicles

Having the best tools is vital in learning, and at AP Driving, we know how important this is in your journey towards acquiring the best driving skills. Our top of the line vehicles that are modern, clean and well-maintained. You can be sure that you’ll be taking on the road using a car that’s safe and reliable.

Free Pickup and Drop Off

Since you do not know how to drive, it would be a hassle if you need to get someone to take you to the driving school everyday. No need to worry about this as we will pick you up from your house at the start of your lesson and drop you off right back after. Our instructors are professional and reliable.


Enrolling in a driving school can be pricey but even if you know that you need to shell out money, it doesn’t have to be so costly. APDriving school is the most affordable driving schools out there. With all the knowledge and skills you’ll be getting, enrolling with us is definitely worth your investment.

Free online driver’s education

We at APDriving know how important a driver’s education is and how costly it is as an add-on in most driving schools. With us, we offer it for free. That’s right, a complete, driver’s education module that you can start reviewing immediately online at no extra cost. How’s that for value for money?

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the steps in taking DMV permit test and DMV driving test?

Step 1: Take Drivers Ed in Laguna Beach

Register online by choosing either Drivers Ed or click on the “AP Special” to get Drivers Ed for FREE, and you’ll already be pre-registered for Drivers Training! A Certificate of Completion (pink slip, DMV form DL 400C) will be mailed out within 3-5 business days once you finished the online program.

Step 2: Schedule your DMV Permit Test

Schedule your Permit Test by calling the DMV near you at (800) 777-0133 or do it online at the DMV website.

VERY IMPORTANT: Please be sure to take your pink certificate along with the materials below.

DMV Permit Test — Materials Needed:

• Proof of Social Security Number.
• Birth Certificate or Passport.
• 2 different forms of acceptable CA Residency Documents
• Pink Drivers Ed Certificate. NOTE: There is a replacement fee of $10 if lost or misplaced.
• Permit Test application fee.
• Complete and submit an original application (form DL 44) signed by your Parent or Legal Guardian. [To obtain a form visit your local DMV or call the DMV at (800) 777-0133 to request one by mail.]

Step 3: Schedule your Driver's Training in Laguna Beach

Once you have your Permit, you may schedule your Drivers Training by going to our web scheduling system. Since it’s on the web, you may schedule your lessons anytime. Prepare to pay the cost of the training in full. We offer free pick-up & drop-off services. (NOTE: There is a $40 cancellation fee for lesson canceled within 24 hours of appointment.)

Step 4: Practice Driving with Parent or Legal Guardian

You must complete one behind-the-wheel lesson with a Certified Driving Instructor before you can practice driving with a parent/guardian. Within 3-5 business days after completing your 6 hours of Drivers Training, a Completion Certificate (yellow certificate, DMV form 400D) will be mailed to you. Also, before you take your Driver’s License Test, You must provide parent(s) or guardian(s) signatures(s) on your instruction permit certifying that you have completed 50 hours of supervised driving practice (10 hours must be night driving) as outlined in the California Parent-Teen Training Guide.

Step 5: Finally! Schedule your Driver’s License Test

When you are 16 years old and/or 6 months has transpired since you received your Permit, you may now schedule and take your Driver’s License Test by calling the DMV at (800) 777-0133 or at the DMV website.

DMV License Test — Materials Needed:

• Provide proof of driver education/driver training completion (yellow certificate, DMV form OL 238).
NOTE: There is a replacement fee of $10 if lost or misplaced.
• Your Drivers Permit which has been in possession for over 6 months
• Provide a parent’s signature on your instruction permit indicating that you have completed 50 hours of supervised driving (10 hours must be at night)
• Provide proof of insurance (for the vehicle, not necessarily for the student driver)
• Provide proof of vehicle registration

We are here for you at every step of your journey. Call, text, or email us … we are here to serve you!

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With a long history of service and dedication, the AP Driving staff is known for its expertise and professionalism. Whether you’re looking for behind-the-wheel training, Driver’s Ed, or a complete package, we have exactly what you need. You can conveniently sign up for driver’s training, scheduling around your busy schedule. We’ll even come by and pick you up for your lessons! Sign up for Driver’s Ed today and begin training immediately! It’s online, easy, and comprehensive. If you need any assistance, let us know! We’re here to help!

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