Classroom portion of Drivers Ed is offered by the schools. Registration sign-up dates are listed below.
Registration is closed.
Next registration opens October 3rd at 9:00 AM and continues through October 9th, or until the class is full.
Students must be at least 14 1/2 on the first day of class. Fee is $60, payable with PayPal/Credit Card at time of registration. Please read all information below before signing up.
*NOTE: $60.00 Registration fee is non-refundable and non-transferable, please be sure you can complete the requirements during the times for each session.
For driving or Restricted Instruction Permit questions, please contact 828-688-3456.
Classes are available only to students residing in the following counties: Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, Madison, McDowell, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey. If you reside in Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, Macon, McDowell, Swain, or attend school out of state, the driving portion will be done in your county with driver’s ed there and there may be an additional fee.
|Session||Registration Dates||Orientation Dates||Class Dates||Final Exam Dates|
|32||Registration Closed||Aug 31 – Sept 3||Sept 4 – Oct 1||Oct 2 – 3|
|33||Registration Closed||Sept 21 – 24||Sept 25 – Oct 22||Oct 23 -24|
|34||Oct 3 – 9||Oct 12 – 15||Oct 16 – Nov 12||Nov 13 – 14|
|35||Oct 24 – 30||Nov 2 – 5||Nov 6 – Dec 3||Dec 4 – 5|
|36||Nov 21 – 27||Nov 29 – Dec 3||Dec 4 – 31||Jan 1 – 2|
|37||Dec 5 – 11||Dec 13 – 17||Dec 18 – Jan 14||Jan 15 -16|
Once a student has been registered for an class, they will receive an email containing instructions on how to enroll in the classroom portion.
Classroom Portion Requirements:
You will receive an email with the information to enroll in the classroom portion. Orientation should take about 20 minutes to complete, and must be done during the 2 day window.
All sections and quizzes must be completed for Units during the designated time.
Road Signs Test and Final Exam must be completed on one of the designated dates during the designated time.
You must make an overall an over all grade of “60” to receive credit for this course.
**Please note, you must complete assignments during the time frame outlined in the schedule. You will NOT be allowed to makeup any assignments.**
Orientation – – 2 Days to complete
First Week – – Units 1 – 3
Second Week – – Units 4 – 6
Third Week – – Units 7 – 9
Fourth Week – – Units 10 – 13
Final Exam – – Choose one of the 2-hour window options over 2 days
Students please mail the restricted instruction permit (RIP) to Mountain Professionals, the grade will also be sent to Mountain Professionals. Then the RIP will be sent to the driving instructor in your district. Once the instructor receives the restricted permit you will be scheduled to drive by birth order, oldest first. Typically, they will receive a call from an instructor within 30 to 90 days after receipt of the RIP, depending on your age and the number of students in your district.
If you need to print a copy of the Restricted Permit, you can download it here: Restricted Instruction Permit. Forms should be mailed to the following address:
Mountain Professionals, Inc.
PO Box 212
Bakersville, NC 28705
Make sure to:
Have your eyes checked at the DMV. Complete the form in BLUE or BLACK ink. Have a parent/guardian sign in BLUE or BLACK ink.
Students will not be able to drive until this form is turned in.