Driver Education

Spring term began April 2.

Register early to secure your spot, space is limtied.

Testimonies

"He has learned so much and his driving has improved by leaps and bounds since taking the class!"
-Chris Button, satisfied parent 

"I am very, very impressed with the level of skill and confidence that she gained throughout this course."  
-Shar Fagersten, satisfied parent

"She's a much more confident and attentive driver because of your great program."
-Suzy Greenwood, satisfied parent

 

LBCC has over 25 years of experience teaching Driver Education in the Linn and Benton counties. Courses are approved by the Oregon Department of Transportation-Traffic Safety Division and utilize their curriculum.

  • Possible waiver of DMV Behind-the-Wheel drive test - Specific requirements must be met in order to qualify and will be presented during the parent/student orientation. Note: students over the age of 18 do not qualify.

State of Oregon has the following mandatory requirements:

  • 30 hours of classroom instruction
  • 3-hour required parent/student orientation
  • 12 hours on the road; 6 hours behind-the-wheel and 6 hours of active observation
  • 5 hours minimum of documented supervised driving practice. Supervised driving must be by someone at least 21 years of age, with a valid driver license for at least three years. 

IMPORTANT! Must read Parent and Student Handbook before attending orientation.



Check here for Frequently Asked Questions

Spring 2019 Driver Education Class Schedule

  • Albany Campus

    Two Courses to choose from:

    Course #1
    Meets: 
    Mondays 
    Starts:
     April 1, 2019

    Time: 4:30pm-7:30pm,
    Location: Takena Hall Room 215
    Total of 11 class sessions: 
    4/1, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29, 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 6/3, 6/10 & 6/17

    Fees (all materials included):
    * 15-17 years with Permit:  $265.00 (CRN 40221) possible DMV Waiver
    * 18 & Older or with a License: $445.00 (CRN 40850) does not qualify for DMV Waiver

    Course #2 
    Meets: 
    Wednesdays
    Starts: 
    April 3, 2019
    Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm
    Location: Takena Hall Room 207
    Total of 11 class sessions: 
    4/3, 4/10, 4/17, 4/24, 5/1, 5/8, 5/15, 5/22, 5/29, 6/5 & 6/12

    Fees (all materials included):
    * 15-17 years with Permit:  $265.00 (CRN 40223) possible DMV Waiver
    * 18 & Older or with a License: $445.00 (CRN 40851) does not qualify for DMV Waiver

  • Benton Center

    Two Courses to choose from:

    Course #1
    Meets:
     Tuesdays
    Starts:  April 2, 2019
    Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm
    Location:  
    * April 2nd class meets at LBCC Albany Campus, 6500 SW Pacific Blvd, 
      Forum Building Room 115
    * All other classes meet at the Benton Center, 757 NW Polk Ave in Room 209
    Total of 11 class sessions: 
    4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/4 & 6/11

    Fees (all materials included):
    * 15-17 years with Permit:  $265.00 (CRN 40569) possible DMV Waiver
    * 18 & Older or with a License: $445.00 (CRN 40719) does not qualify for DMV Waiver

    Course #2
    Meets:
     Thursdays
    Starts:
     April 4, 2019 
    Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
    Location:  
    * April 4th class meets at LBCC Albany Campus, 6500 SW Pacific Blvd, 
      Forum Building Room 115
    * All other classes meet at the Benton Center, 757 NW Polk Ave in Room 209
    Total of 11 class sessions: 
    4/4, 4/11, 4/18, 4/25, 5/2, 5/9, 5/16, 5/23, 5/30, 6/6 & 6/13

    Fees (all materials included):
    * 15-17 years with Permit:  $265.00 (CRN 40802) possible DMV Waiver
    * 18 & Older or with a License: $445.00 (CRN 40983) does not qualify for DMV Waiver

  • Lebanon Center

    Meets: Saturdays
    Starts: April 6, 2019
    Time: 9:00am-12:00pm
    Location:  44 Industrial Way, Room 200
    Total of 11 class sessions: 
    4/6, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27, 5/4, 5/11, 5/18, 5/25, 6/1, 6/8 & 6/15
    Fees (all materials included):
    * 15-17 years with Permit:  $265.00 (CRN 43559) possible DMV Waiver
    * 18 & Older or with a License: $445.00 (CRN 43560) does not qualify for DMV Waiver

  • Sweet Home Center
    Sorry for the inconvenience, no classes are being offered in Sweet Home for Spring 2019, please check out the Lebanon class.

Other Valuable Courses

  • Driver Permit Preparation

    Having trouble passing the permit test or just need help studying? This course covers the Oregon Driver Manual and what you need to know to pass the Oregon Driver permit test. Materials included in fee.

    Albany: 
    Meets: Monday: April 30th & May 7th
    Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm
    Location: LBCC Albany Campus, 6500 SW Pacific Blvd, Takena Hall Room 215
    Fee: $49.00
    CRN: 43608

    Corvallis:
    Meets: Monday, April 8th & 15th
    Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm
    Location: LBCC Benton Center, 757 NW Polk Ave, Room 209
    Fee: $49.00
    CRN: 43609

  • Teaching Your Teen to Drive

    Teaching your teen to drive can be a tense and thrilling time. Help make it more enjoyable by adding some new information to what you already know about driving. Did you know adding 1 more second between you and the next car can reduce car crashes by 80%. This class will help you be successful and safer while you complete the 100 hours of practice time with your student (50 hours if they complete Driver Education). Come join us for this fun and informative session on techniques and options for helping your teen learn to drive while you retain your sanity. It will be worth your time. Materials include in fee.

    Two classes to choose from:

    Albany: 
    Meets: Monday, April 22nd
    Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm
    Location:  LBCC Albany Campus, 6500 SW Pacific Blvd, Takena Hall Room 215
    Fee: $15.00
    CRN: 43606

IMPORTANT: Students must register in-person at the offering center.

Bring the following when you register:

1.  Spring 2019 Registration Packet, completed and signed. Packet includes:

  • Registration Form
  • Acknowledgment of Risks 
  • Parent/Student Questionnaire
  • Information Disclosure Authorization - This form gives parents/guardians authorization to talk with the classroom instructor, driving instructor, or office staff regarding student progress. It must be completed by the student, otherwise we cannot acknowledge a student is in the class.

2. Driving permit, both the original and a photocopy
3. Auto insurance card, with policy number and expiration date
4. Registration fee:

  • Age 15-17 with driver permit (Eligible for DMV Waiver) $265*
  • Age 15-17 with driver license (Not Eligible for DMV Waiver) $445
  • Age 18 or over upon completion of the course (Not Eligible for DMV Waiver) $445
  • All course materials are included in class fees.
*FEE ASSISTANCE IS AVAILABLE TO QUALIFYING STUDENTS.

Albany Office:
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m
6500 SW Pacific Blvd - Willamette Hall Room 120; Albany Campus

Corvallis Office:
Registration hours are:  Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m., Fridays 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
757 NW Polk Ave; Corvallis

Lebanon Office:
Registration hours are:  Monday - Fridays 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
44 Industrial Way; Lebanon

Sweet Home Office: 
Registration hours are:  Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m., Closed Fridays 
1661 Long Street; Sweet Home

To qualify for a refund, you must cancel your registration at least 72 hours before the start of the course.

 
For more information, contact Melissa Richey richeym@linnbenton.edu or call 541-917-4849.

Para asistencia en Español llame al 541-917-4840 y pida hablar con Antonia.