September Drivers Ed Full And Closed

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

The fall 2014 Drivers Ed course scheduled for the Outdoor Chattanooga Center in Coolidge Park (Saturdays in September) is completely full and closed.  No more applications will be accepted for this September course. 

The two remaining courses have limited spaces:

Public Library Downtown (1001 Broad St,)
Oct. 6-9, Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-4:45 p.m. each day

South Chattanooga YFD Center (1151 West 40th St. in St. Elmo)
Oct. 6-9, Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-4:45 p.m. each day

Eligibility is limited to city of Chattanooga residents.  To enroll:

 1.     Visit  http://www.chattanooga.gov/transportation/traffic-engineering-a-operations/drivers-education
2.     Review Fall 2014 course schedule
3.     Print online application, complete and sign, and mail to:
1250 Market St., Suite 3030, Chattanooga  TN   37402 


Monitor the Drivers Education Program facebook page or visit: http://www.chattanooga.gov/transportation/traffic-engineering-a-operations/drivers-education

For more information, call the Drivers Education information line at 643-7011 or call 311. 


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