California Occupational License
Department of Motor Vehicles
Driving School Operator License
Licensing Agency Contact Information:
License Requirements, Fees, and Examination Information:
||P.O. Box 932342, MS-L224
Sacramento, CA 94232 - 3420
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Managers or administrators of driving schools.
Occupations To Which This License Applies:
Fees: Application: $100; Transfer of license: $15; Renewal: $100; Replacement or duplication: $15; Family support: $1.
Examination Frequency: Initial application and every 3 years (18 hours of continuous professional education can be substitute for the subsequent exams).
Exam Locations: Multiple
Experience Requirement: Must have worked for an established licensed California driving school as a driving instructor.
Average Time to Process Application: 120 days. May issue temporary permit.
Renewal Period: Annually.
Special License Requirements: Age 21 years of age or older; pass background investigation; be the driving school owner or an employee of the school designated by the owner to operate the school; have worked for an established licensed California driving school as a driving instructor for a period of not less than 2,000 hours of actual behind-the- wheel teaching and have satisfactorily completed a course in the teaching of driver education and driver training acceptable to the department, OR be certified by the Department of Education as fully qualified to teach driver education and driver training, and has taught such subjects in the public school system for a period not less than 1,000 hours; pass required written exam.
Comments: Applications and information for Driving School Operator may be downloaded from our website at www.dmv.ca.gov or obtained from Occupational Licensing, P.O. Box 932342 Sacramento, CA 94232-3420 or call (916) 229-3127.
Authority: Vehicle Code, Sections 310.8, 1651, 11100 to 11114; California Code of Regulations, Title 13, Section 50.40, 500.45, and 340.00 to 344.34; Government Code, Section 6157 (a-d).
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|Education Administrators, All Other ||119039 |