Driver Education for Greater Hickory Area

We offer driver education classes and behind-the-wheel driving sessions for students in the greater Hickory area.

At Hester Driving Academy, we believe there is more to learning to drive than passing a permit or license test. We provide our students with a foundation that will last a lifetime and keep them safer on our roadways. We look forward to working with you to get your North Carolina permit or driver's license.

  • Extensive classroom curriculum
  • Online registration for driver ed classes
  • Flexible driving times to fit your busy schedule
  • Online scheduling for behind-the-wheel driving lessons
  • Qualified, state-certified driving instructors

TEEN DRIVER EDUCATION

Take our comprehensive teen driver ed course at our Hickory location. Gain confidence behind-the-wheel and learn the law/rules of the roadway with our North Carolina state-approved driver ed program.

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ADULT DRIVER EDUCATION

Learn to drive from patient, certified driving instructors. Driving lessons are customized to your skill level and build your confidence as a safe driver.

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NC Permit 30 Hours Classroom

Hickory

Jun 14 - 23
5:00 pm
Available

Remember we need only one parent to attend the mandatory parent meeting, starting at 5:00 pm the first day of class. This class will meet June 14-16 and 21-23. Check your student center for the times. Friday class starts at 5pm. Saturdays are 9am and Sunday 1pm.

Jul 12 - 21
5:00 pm
Available

Remember we need only one parent to attend the mandatory parent meeting, starting at 5:00 pm the first day of class. This class will meet July 12-14 and 19-21. Check your student center for the times. Friday class starts at 5pm. Saturdays are 9am and Sunday 1pm.

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