Teaching Driver Education is a rewarding opportunity and career that allows you to help teens and adults reach their dreams and goals in life. Remember when you first started driving? What an exciting time of your life! It can be fun to teach people something they are excited to learn. A Driver Education career is financially rewarding and offers a flexible way to make good money. New instructors start off making around 15$ per hour and can make up to 30$ per hour depending on what segments of driver ed they are teaching.

Stroia School of Driving is one of only 5 Schools in the State of Michigan, approved by the Department of State, to teach Driving Instructor Preparation Courses. Our Instructors each hold a Masters of Education degree and have all the essential tools and experience to prepare new students to be successful teachers.

In order to receive a driver ed teaching certificate, the State of Michigan requires you to take all four classes we offer. Each class is about 3 weeks long and 30 hours each. The last of four is your student teaching where you will split 30 hours between classroom and behind the wheel teaching. A brief description for each class/course can be found below:

COURSE 1: Task Analysis

A three week class examining the role of drivers in relation to the highway transportation system and factors that influence driving ability.

Cost: $850

COURSE I1: Developing Classroom Instructional Knowledge

Examining the importance of classroom education. Students will continue to build on their theoretical knowledge base.

Cost: $850

COURSE III: Developing Vehicle Operational Skills

A more hands on class, students will learn the techniques and skills to effectively and safely instruct in a vehicle.

Cost: $850

COURSE 1V: Practicum (Student Teaching)

For the student teaching we will pair you up with one of our seasoned instructors to help you gain more insight with hands on teaching to further develop your skills as an educator.

Cost: FREE with purchase of Course I, II & III


Next Upcoming Course & Dates

Course I: Task Analysis

  • January 4, 2020 (9 am - 5 pm)
  • January 11, 2020 (9 am - 5 pm)
  • January 18, 2020 (9 am - 5 pm)
  • January 18, 2020 (9 am - 2 pm)

Course II: Developing Classroom Instructional Knowledge

  • February 1, 2020 (9 am - 5 pm)
  • February 8, 2020 (9 am - 5 pm)
  • February 22, 2020 (9 am - 5 pm)
  • February 23, 2020 (9 am - 2 pm)

Course III: Developing Vehicle Operational Skills

  • February 29, 2020 (9 am - 5 pm)
  • March 7, 2020 (9 am - 5 pm)
  • March 21, 2020 (9 am - 5 pm)
  • March 22, 2020 (9 am - 2 pm)

All classes will be held at our Wyandotte office - 2717 10th, Wyandotte, MI 48192

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