What we offer:

  • 30 Hour Home Study Permit Course
  • 30 Hour Permit Class (15-17 years only)
  • Teen Driving Lessons (15-17 years only)
  • On Line Scheduling
  • Drive Tests (Appointment required - English only)
  • Permit Tests Free ($30 for non 1st Drive Students)

Why choose 1st Drive:

  • Smaller Classes (32 max)
  • Teen Driving Lessons (Only 1 student at a time)
  • 1 1/2 - 2 Hour Lessons (Meeting at 1st Drive) *
  • Located 2.4 miles south of Chapel Hills Mall
  • Locally owned
  • BBB Rating - A+

 Driving Lessons Update

All students must be under 17 and have completed a 1st Drive permit program.

* Please call the office at 719-570-0700 for lesson availability.

Driving lessons will incur a $2 per lesson fuel surcharge (subject to change without notice).


Job Opportunity

Two Driving Instructors needed (24 hours per week) - Click Here to Apply



* Note:  Any driving lessons purchased after June 16, 2022, parents will be required to drop their teens off at the office.  Starting approximately October 01, 1st Drive will no longer pick up existing paid students.  Sorry for the inconvenience.



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Schedule a Drive Test
(All Others)

This option is available to anyone who has a valid permit. Note: Minors must be at least 16 years old and have held their permits for at least 12 months. Click the button below to schedule the test.

Schedule a Drive Test
(1st Drive Students ONLY!)

This option is available only to 1st Drive students that have completed at least six (6) hours of behind-the-wheel lessons with a 1st Drive instructor. Click the button below to schedule the test.

Schedule a Permit Test
(1st Drive Students Free)

Permit test is free to those 1st Drive students who have completed a 30 hour class or Home Study program. Click the button below to schedule the test.


"1st Drive LLC is not an agency of and does not represent the Department of Revenue, Division of Motor Vehicle.  Curriculum and testing approved and regulated by the Division of Motor Vehicle."