Drivers' Education

Drivers' Education

Why invest in high-priced driving lessons when you can take an affordable,
state-approved drivers' education course at Columbus Technical College?

The course is for teens aged 15-17 to develop the skills needed to become a safe and responsible driver on our roads and meets Georgia’s Joshua’s Law requirements.

All students are required to complete the Alcohol and Drug Awareness Program (ADAP) through their high school, and also obtain their learner’s permit before registering with Columbus Tech.

Topics covered:

  • Parent-Child Orientation
  • Managing Risk When Driving
  • Traffic Laws
  • The Effects of Alcohol and Other Drugs on Driving
  • The Effects of Distractions, and Drowsiness on Driving
  • Adverse Driving Conditions and Emergencies
  • 6 Hours Behind-the-Wheel with a Certified Instructor


Course Fee:  $350

Scholarships available at


Classes are offered every month, except May (final exams) and December (midterms and holidays) Classes will be held at Columbus Technical College Economic Development Training Center, 928 Manchester Expressway, Columbus, GA.


To Register visit our Drivers’ Education Registration page.

Parents or guardians can contact us at or 706-649-1748 with any questions.