Behind The Wheel  Driving Academy

812-402-7058   

​​Behind The Wheel Driving Academy • 1033 E. Mt. Pleasant Road • Evansville, IN 47725 • (812) 402-7058Content copyright 2016. Behind the Wheel Driving Academy. All rights reserved.

Program Options and Costs

1033 E. Mt. Pleasant Road • Evansville, IN 47725

​PROGRAM OPTION 1 - "Get Started" Payment Plan

$99.00- Includes optional permit prep seminar, the necessary paperwork to obtain your learner's permit (CDE Form) and the online course (no drives or drive test are included).

  • You must pass a written test at the BMV to get your permit and hold the permit for 180 days.
  • The online instruction is designed to help you prepare for the written test and learn the rules of the road; you do not have to complete the online instruction before attempting to get your permit.
  • $99.00 payment MUST be paid in full to obtain BMV-required permit paperwork and to begin the online instruction.
  • With this program option, there is an additional fee of $300.00 to complete six hours of driving; installment payments may be made on the driving portion, but no drives are scheduled until the $300.00 has been paid in full and the online program is completed. The total cost for this option is $399.00 for the online course and six hours of driving; there is an additional $35 fee for the drive test if you want BTW to do the test; as per State regulation, you much achieve at least an 80% average on both the online course and the driving portion for BTW do your test. You may take the test at the BMV free of charge in your own vehicle.
  • PLEASE REGISTER FOR THE PROGRAM BEFORE MAKING A PAYMENT! Register with the student's information,
    not the parent's!


PROGRAM OPTION 2 - Standard Package
$369.00 - Includes optional permit prep seminar, learner's permit paperwork, the online course and 6 hours of
one-on-one driving instruction (no drive test included; the drive test fee is $35.00 if added at the end of the program)

  • Only one hour of driving per day is permitted.
  • Driving is scheduled by appointment only.
  • MUST BE PAID IN FULL TO BEGIN THE PROGRAM; installment payments may be made but no paperwork will be provided, online instruction will not be available and no drives will be scheduled until paid in full (the online program must also be completed before drives can be scheduled.)
  • There is an additional $35 fee for the drive test if you want BTW to do the test; or you may take it at the BMV free of charge in your own vehicle. As per State regulation, you must achieve an 80% average on both the online course and the six hours of driving in order for BTW to administer the drive test.
  • PLEASE REGISTER FOR THE PROGRAM BEFORE MAKING A PAYMENT! Register with the student's information,
    not the parent's!


PROGRAM OPTION 3 - Premier Package
$389.00 - Includes optional permit prep seminar, learner's permit paperwork, the online course, 6 hours of one-on-one driving instruction and a drive test in Behind The Wheel's vehicle.

  • Only one hour of driving per day is permitted.
  • Driving is scheduled by appointment only.
  • MUST BE PAID IN FULL TO BEGIN THE PROGRAM; installment payments may be made but no paperwork will be provided, online instruction will not be available and no drives will be scheduled until paid in full (the online program must also be completed before drives can be scheduled.)
  • As per State regulation, you must achieve an 80% average on both the online course and the six hours of driving in order for BTW to administer the drive test. If you have prepaid for the test and do not achieve this average, BTW will refund this portion of payment and you will need to take the test at the BMV in your own vehicle.
  • PLEASE REGISTER FOR THE PROGRAM BEFORE MAKING A PAYMENT! Register with the student's information,
  • ​not the parent's!


If you have twins that will be registering together, please call and inquire about our Twin Discount!!


Once you complete the online course AND the six hours of driving, you are eligible to take your drive test either at Behind The Wheel or at your local BMV. The fee to take the drive test with Behind The Wheel is $35.00 unless you purchased Program Option 3 (Premier Package), which includes the drive test. Drive tests are by appointment only.


DRIVING ONLY

If you are using an alternate online or classroom provider - or already have a learner's permit - Behind The Wheel can still provide your driving instruction.We will pick you up from home or school and return you to your starting location - there is no extra charge for this service.


$300.00 - Includes six, 1-hour drives
$75.00 - One, 1-hour evaluation drive to determine your current skills and ability to pass the drive test if you have driving experience
$50.00 - Additional 1-hour drives for extra practice 

Please note that Behind The Wheel may administer your drive test ONLY if you complete the full driver education program (classroom or online course and 6 hours of driving with at least an average of 80% on both as per State regulation). If you do not complete the full program, you must take your drive test at the BMV in your own vehicle.


No Show Fee

  • A $50 fee may be assessed if a scheduled drive is cancelled less than 24 hours in advance; or the student is not available at the specified location when the instructor arrives or declines to drive when the instructor arrives. 


Refunds

A request for a refund must be made within 72 hours of payment being received by Behind The Wheel. No refunds will be made if the student has received the official State CDE form signed by Behind The Wheel or has already begun driving with a Behind The Wheel instructor. Refunds will not be issued because the student chooses not to complete the program. Enrollment is non-transferable once paperwork has been issued. 


Please call Behind The Wheel at 812-402-7058 if you have special circumstances regarding obtaining a permit or license.