Frequently Asked Questions
How old do I need to be to enroll?
What are the requirements to get a driver’s license?
SAFE DRIVING (Drug & Alcohol) PROGRAM - 8 classroom hours and had a learner’s permit for at least 180 days.
Can I start my classes at Epic Driving School without a permit?
What is a learner’s permit and how do I get one?
• Pay the permit fee online ($59)
• Pass vision and written test (A passing grade is 20 out of 25 questions)
When are the classes?
Under each location tab above, we have a full calendar for your location. For your convenience, Epic Driving School organizes the calendar in a regular pattern to help parents organize their schedule.
Is Epic flexible?
Very much so; if you miss a class, call us to reschedule at any of our branches.
How are behind the wheel lessons scheduled?
The teacher will pass around availability sheets during the classroom sessions for students to select their hours. If you prefer to complete as soon as possible, please call us at (203) 212-3000 and we’ll schedule with you over the phone. You may also come to our Danbury, Bridgeport, West Hartford Hub Offices and schedule in person.
Is it required to have some experience driving before I start my driving lessons?
Not at all! Some students arrive at Epic to start from the beginning; while others have years of experience. No matter your level of experience, we tailor our behind-the-wheel program around your needs. It is always recommended to get a few hours of practice in between lessons to practice the lessons learned.
Who is required to attend the two-hour parent class?
Students between 16 and 17 must bring at least one of his/her parents for the class.