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How old does the student have to be in order to enroll in a Segment 1 course?


Students must be at least 14 years and 8 months old by the first day of class in order to attend.




What is Segment 1?


Segment 1 consists of 24 hours of classroom instruction, 6 hours on-the-road instruction, and 4 hours of observation. If you are under the age of 18 you are required to take Segment I by the State of Michigan in order to receive a Level 1 Learner's License.




What materials do students need to bring to the first day of Segment 1?


Photocopy of their birth certificate Segment 1 Permission Slip Payment for the class confiramation Notebook and pen/pencil




What are the requirements for a student to enroll in a Segment 2 course?


Students must possess a valid Level 1 Learner's License for a minimum of 3 months and have completed at least 30 hours of on-the-road driving with parents. At least 2 of the 30 hours must be night time driving.




What is Segment 2?


Segment 2 consists of 6 hours of classroom instruction. The course will discuss defensive driving, drinking and driving, road rage, and will help to prepare the student for their Road Test. If you are under the age of 18 you are required to take Segment 2 by the State of Michigan in order to be eligible for a Road Test.




What materials do students need to bring to the first day of Segment 2?


Level 1 Learner's License Driving Log showing 30 hours Segment 2 Permission Slip Payment for the class confirmation Notebook and pen/pencil




What if I took Segment 1 at a different driving school?


Everyone is eligible to take Segment 2 from Family Driving School no matter where you took Segment 1.