FREE High School Drivers Ed Programs

Sarasota County

The Sarasota County School Board offers FREE Driver's Education to all registered High School students in Sarasota County. They offer noncredit and credit courses. The courses are offered in the fall, spring and summer. Any Sarasota County student, 15 years of age or older, who has their Learner's License or License is eligible. The noncredit courses are offered fall, spring, and summer. The credit is offered in the fall and spring. Since these are FREE programs a student is only allowed to take the program once. To register for a program check your school's front office or guidance department and fill out a registration form. If you additional help, please call us at Ault's.

  • Click Here to Learn More: Non-Credit Program

    The Non-Credit Programs in spring and fall are held at Booker, Sarasota, Venice, North Port, Pine View and Riverview High Schools. The program consists of:

    - 6 Hours of Classroom Instruction
    - 6 Hours of Behind The Wheel
    - 6 Hours of Observation
    - Student Training Manual with Homework and Exam

    Non-Credit Program in the summer are held at Venice, Sarasota, Riverview and North Port High Schools. The program consists of:

    - 6 Hours of Classroom Instruction
    - 6 Hours of Behind The Wheel
    - 12 Hours of Observation
    - Student Training Manual with Homework and Exam

    You are required to attend all classroom classes, driving sessions and complete the homework required to get your completion certificate.
    Since these are FREE programs a student is only allowed to take the program once.
    To register for the program check with your school's front office or guidance department and fill out a registration form. If you additional help, please call us at Ault's.

  • Click Here to Learn More: Credit Program

    The Credit Programs is a .5 class credit course is held only Pine View High School. The program consists of:

    - 54 Hours of Classroom Instruction
    - 6 Hours of Behind The Wheel
    - 6 Hours of Observation
    - Student Training Manual with Homework and Exam
    You are required to attend all classroom classes, driving sessions and complete the homework required to get your completion certificate and .5 class credit.
    Since these are FREE programs a student is only allowed to take the program once.

    To register for the program check with your school's front office or guidance department and fill out a registration form. If you additional help, please call us at Ault's.

Charlotte County

These Programs are .5 class credit courses offered in spring, summer and fall. The programs are held at Charlotte, Lemon Bay and Port Charlotte High Schools. The program consists of:

- 6 Hours of Classroom Instruction
- 6 Hours of Behind The Wheel
- 6 Hours of Observation
- Student Training Manual with Homework and Exam

In order to attend these programs you must have your Learner's License or License and be a resident or attend a Charlotte County High School.

Note: Failure to complete the Progrm will result in a "FAIL" grade and you can not repeat the program. No homework turned in or driving time not finished will result in an "Incomplete" grade. In either case you will not receive .5 class credit or certificate.

To register for the program check with your school's front office or guidance department and fill out a registration form. If you additional help, please call us at Ault's.