Driver Education

Open registration starts May 20. Summer Term begins June 24.

Register early to secure your spot, space is limited.

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.

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

"Wonderful! Thank you so much for this program, I've definitely learned a few things from our conversations about what he was learning as well! Thanks again!"
-Daina Schmid

 

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

Summer 2019 Driver Education Class Schedule - Registration starts on Monday, May 20th

Students and Parent/Guardian must attend the 1st class they register for

  • Albany Campus

    Three Courses to choose from:

    Course #1
    Starts: 
    Monday, June 24th 
    Time: 
    9:00am-12:00pm
    Location:
       LBCC Main Campus, 6500 SW Pacific Blvd., Takena Hall room 215
    Meets:
       Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday (June 24th, 25th & 26th)
    Does not meet the week of July 1st - but a drive will be scheduled
       Then meets Monday's and Wednesday's only starting July 8th for 4 weeks

                        Total of 11 class sessions:

    6/24, 6/25, 6/26, 7/8, 7/10, 7/15, 7/17, 7/22, 7/24, 7/29 & 7/31

    Fees (all materials included in fees):
        *15-17 years w/Permit $265.00 (CRN 10292) possible DMV Waiver
        *Over 18 or with a License $445.00 (CRN 13455) does not qualify for the DMV Waiver

    Course #2 
    Starts: 
    Tuesday, June 25th 
    Time: 
    5:30pm-8:30pm
    Location:
       1st class meets in Takena Hall room 215
       All other classes meet in Takena Hall room 207
    Meets:
       Tuesday and Thursday the first week, then just Thursdays
    Does not meet the week of July 1st - but a drive may be scheduled


                        Total of 11 class sessions:
    6/25, 6/27, 7/11, 7/18, 7/25, 8/1, 8/8, 8/15, 8/22, 8/29 & 9/5

    Fees (all materials included in fees)
        *15-17 years with Permit $265.00 (CRN 15957) possible DMV Waiver
        *Over 18 or with a License $445.00 (CRN 15959) does not qualify for the DMV Waiver

    Course #3
    Starts: 
    Tuesday, July 23rd  
    Time:
     5:30pm-8:30pm
    Meets::
       Tuesday's & Wednesday's
    Location:
       LBCC Main Campus, 6500 SW Pacific Blvd., Takena Hall room 215

                        Total of 11 class sessions: 
    7/23, 7/24, 7/30, 7/31, 8/6, 8/7, 8/13, 8/14, 8/20, 8/21 & 8/27

    Fees (all materials included):
        *15-17 years with Permit:  $265.00 (CRN 10494) possible DMV Waiver
        *18 & Older or with a License: $445.00 (CRN 14096) does not qualify for DMV Waiver

  • Benton Center

    Three Courses to choose from:

    Course #1
    Starts: 
    Monday, June 24th  
    Time: 
    5:30pm-8:30pm
    Location:
     
    1st class meets in LBCC Albany CampusForum Building room 115
       
    All other classes meet at the Benton Center, 757 NW Polk Ave in room 209
    Meets:
     
       Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday (June 24th, 25th & 26th)
    Does not meet the week of July 1st - but a drive will be scheduled
       Then meets on Monday's and Wednesday's only starting on July 8th for 4 weeks

                        Total of 11 class sessions: 
    6/24, 6/25, 6/26, 7/8, 7/10, 7/15, 7/17, 7/22, 7/24, 7/29 & 7/31

    Fees (all materials included):
    * 15-17 years with Permit:  $265.00 (CRN 12397) possible DMV Waiver
    * 18 & Older or with a License: $445.00 (CRN 14072) does not qualify for DMV Waiver

    Course #2
    Starts:
    Tuesday, July 9th
    Time: 9:00am-12:00pm
    Location:
       1st class meets in LBCC Albany Campus Forum Building room 115
       All other classes meet at the Benton Center, 757 NW Polk Ave in room 209
    Meets:
    Tuesdays & Thursdays

                        Total of 11 class sessions: 
    7/9, 7/11, 7/16, 7/18, 7/23, 7/25, 7/30, 8/1, 8/6, 8/8 & 8/13

    Fees (all materials included):
    * 15-17 years with Permit:  $265.00 (CRN 12398) possible DMV Waiver
    * 18 & Older or with a License: $445.00 (CRN 14073) does not qualify for DMV Waiver

    Course #3
    Starts: 
    Monday, July 22nd
    Time: 
    1:00pm-4:00pm
    Location:
       
    1st class meets in LBCC Albany Campus Forum Building room 115
     
     All other classes meet at the Benton Center, 757 NW Polk Ave in room 209
    Meets:
    Mondays & Wednesdays

                        Total of 11 class sessions: 
    7/22, 7/24, 7/29, 7/31, 8/5, 8/7, 8/12, 8/14, 8/19, 8/21 & 8/26

    Fees (all materials included):
    * 
    15-17 years with Permit:  $265.00 (CRN 12399) possible DMV Waiver
    * 
    18 & Older or with a License: $445.00 (CRN 14074) does not qualify for DMV Waiver

  • Lebanon Center

    Starts: Tuesday, June 25th
    Time: 
    9:00am-12:00pm
    Location: 
       LBCC Lebanon Center, 44 Industrial Way, room 200
    Meets:
     
       Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday (June 25th, 26th & 27th)
    Does not meet the week of July 1st - but a drive will be scheduled
       Then meets on Tuesday's and Thursday's only starting on July 9th for 4 weeks   

                        Total of 11 class sessions: 
    6/25, 6/26, 6/27, 7/9, 7/11, 7/16, 7/18, 7/23, 7/25, 7/30 & 8/1

    Fees (all materials included):
    * 15-17 years with Permit:  $265.00 (CRN 14118) possible DMV Waiver
    * 18 & Older or with a License: $445.00 (CRN 14153) does not qualify for DMV Waiver

  • Sweet Home Center
    Sorry for the inconvenience, no classes are being offered in Sweet Home for Summer 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 August 5th and 12th
    Time: 10:00am-12:00pm
    Location: LBCC Albany Campus, 6500 SW Pacific Blvd, Takena Hall Room 215
    Fee: $49.00
    CRN: 15960

  • 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, July 15th
    Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm
    Location:  LBCC Albany Campus, 6500 SW Pacific Blvd, Takena Hall room 215
    Fee: $15.00
    CRN: 15961

    Corvallis: 
    Meets: Monday, August 5th
    Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm
    Location:  LBCC Benton Center Campus, 757 NW Polk Ave, room 209
    Fee: $15.00
    CRN: 15961

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

Bring the following when you register:

1.  Summer 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:
Open until 6pm on Monday, May 20th through Wednesday, May 22nd!
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. 

 

Questions? Contact Melissa Richey at richeym@linnbenton.edu.

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