Florida Safety Council (Orlando) FAQ's

Are all the driving schools listed on your website fully-certified by the Florida DMV to offer driver training courses in Florida?
The driving school directory on our website is for your convenience only, and we cannot absolutely guarantee that every driving school listed is currently licensed to offer behind-the-wheel training courses in Florida.  We suggest you contact the Florida DMV to make sure a particular driving school is accredited before you register for their driver training course.
I heard that parents can fill the role of driving instructor in Florida, so taking a Orlando driving school course like the one Florida Safety Council (Orlando) offers is not necessary. Is that true?
You should contact the Florida DMV or a licensed driving school like Florida Safety Council (Orlando) and ask them.  While parent-taught driving instruction is permitted in some states, many states do NOT allow it.
What if I don't know how to drive a manual-shift automobile? Does Florida Safety Council (Orlando) have automatic-shift vehicles that I can drive when I do my driver training?
If you're taking a Orlando Florida driver training class, chances are you don't know how to drive ANY vehicle yet-- manual or automatic.  However, if you prefer an automatic vehicle then you should tell Florida Safety Council (Orlando) that prior to enrolling in the course in order to make sure they can accommodate you. 
What happens to those of us who live in a remote area? Will Florida Safety Council (Orlando) include instruction on how to drive on dirt roads, mountain roads, and other rugged?
If you live in a rural location, there is a high probability that a local driving school like Florida Safety Council (Orlando) will either want--or even be required--to tailor their instruction towards driving safely in your particular locale.
If I'm 14, can I get a driver's permit to drive in Florida?
Possibly.  However, you should be aware that most states require you to be at least 15½ years old before you can get a learner's permit.  We recommend that you contact the Florida Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) or a certified driving school such as Florida Safety Council (Orlando) to find out exactly what the minimum age requirement is in Florida.
Is taking a drivers education course in a classroom or online sufficient in Orlando Florida or do I also have to register for a driver training class with a professional driving instructor?
It depends on what the Florida's laws require, but many states do mandate that new, young drivers to take a driver training class with a professional driving instructor as well as a drivers education classroom or online course.
I'm required to take a driver training course in Orlando Florida. Do you know if Florida Safety Council (Orlando) offers defensive driving classes in Orlando Florida?
Yes, Florida Safety Council (Orlando) does offer driver training courses in Orlando Florida.  For more information about their class schedule and how/when to enroll in one of their behind-the-wheel training courses, please contact Florida Safety Council (Orlando) directly.
Exactly what type of driver education do I need in Orlando Florida before I can get my Florida driver's license?
The prerequisites for getting a driver's licenses vary from state to state, however most states now require teen-agers who are looking to get their first driver's license to sign up to take a drivers education classroom course as well as a driver training course.  We suggest that you contact a local driver training company such as Florida Safety Council (Orlando) and ask if they offer a Florida-approved  behind-the-wheel training course which would satisfy Florida's driver's education requirements.
Am I required to take a Orlando Florida driver training course?
All drivers in Florida must take a behind-the-wheel training course.  You should contact Florida Safety Council (Orlando) to learn more about the courses they offer.
Do I need to have my learner's permit before I register for a driver training course like the one that Florida Safety Council (Orlando) offers?
You will need to contact Florida Safety Council (Orlando) or the Florida DMV to find out if you are allowed to enroll in a driver training school like Florida Safety Council (Orlando) before obtaining your Florida instruction permit.