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Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Phoenix Driving Schools on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Go & Drive Driving School FEATURED Expertise

Go & Drive Driving School is a Phoenix-based driving school whose instructors possess over 25 years of combined experience. It provides students of all ages and skill levels with behind-the-wheel training that can allow them to receive their driver's license on the last day of training. It also provides classroom instruction to those who need help in taking and passing the written test. Additionally, Go & Drive Driving School also offers a defensive driving class for new drivers.

14040 North Cave Creek Road
Phoenix, AZ 85022


ABC Defensive Driving

ABC Defensive Driving is a driving school located in Phoenix, Arizona. It is dedicated to providing their superior, Arizona Supreme Court approved, Defensive Driving program designed to ensure a safer Arizona driving experience. Their defensive driving classes in Phoenix offer in-person 4.5-hour classes with convenient schedules. They are Arizona Supreme Court approved, with the school number # 052. They are a BBB Accredited Business with an A+ rating.

Phoenix, AZ 85044


ABC Driving School

ABC Driving School in Phoenix, Arizona provides lessons starting from home, work, or school, and at times that are convenient and fir the schedules of their valued students. Behind the wheel training for an Arizona’s driver’s license is provided in latest car models. They offer free practice road tests and strives to provide their students with interactive and engaging lessons and a professional accommodating staff of trained drivers.

Phoenix, AZ 85021


Arizona Defensive Driving School

Arizona Defensive Driving School is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona. It was founded in 1992 and they have multiple locations throughout the Phoenix Metro area in order to serve their clients inlcuding Scottsdale, Scottsdale- Hampton Inn, Tempe, and Phoenix. The school has been continually ranked as the #1 Defensive Driving School in Arizona for convenience and customer service by multiple outlets.

Scottsdale, AZ 85254


C.D.L. Truck School Inc.

C.D.L. Truck School Inc. in sunny Phoenix, Arizona offers personal truck driving training. It has been a family owned and operated business since 1991 and was licensed in 1995. They specialize in pre-trip inspection, skills test, and road test. They have a 7-day training program where students can get a class A CDL license and hands-on training written practice test. The company is a licensed 3rd party testing facility.

Phoenix, AZ 85009


Chandler Driving School

Chandler Driving School in Phoenix, Arizona is on a mission to make roads safer, one driver at a time. They offer teen driving courses and 18+ driving courses. Their teen driving courses include a novice course with training completion certificate, an intermediate course with training completion certificate, and a road test prep course. Their 18+ driving courses for adults have 10 hours of driving and 4 hours training. The school is a member of the American Driver and Traffic Safety Association and Chandler Chamber of Commerce.

Chandler, AZ 85286


Drive Right Academy

Drive Right Academy offers different Driver Education services including a premium program with road test waiver, standard program, total driver training, driving only with MVD waiver, pre-summer special standard program, and more. Based in Scottsdale, Arizona, the school allows their students to receive actual 1 on 1 on the road driving in normal traffic. They do not use simulators.

Scottsdale, AZ 85260


Driving MBA

Driving MBA is a driving school located in Scottsdale, Arizona. Their mission is to keep teenagers and new drivers safe on the road. Their driving school keeps teens from making mistakes and their driving training programs include teen driving programs, adult driving programs, special needs driver training programs, senior driving programs, and corporate/ fleet programs. The school is an AAA Accredited Driving School.

Scottsdale, AZ 85260


Jacobs Driving School

Jacobs Driving School in Phoenix, Arizona has always strived to provide the highest standard of informative driving instructions to their students. The school provides their beginners driving package and advanced driving package. They offer defensive classes that are Arizona Supreme Court approved and their personnel are meticulously screened and intensively trained.

Phoenix, AZ 85032


Legacy Driving Academy

Legacy Driving Academy is a driving school serving the residents of Phoenix and the nearby areas. The schools instructors are certified by the state of Arizona, and they have been personally trained by semitruck and bus drivers with over 40 years of experience. The instructors personalize each lesson to fit the student's experience and abilities, and they guide students through various situations and issues with driving, including high pedestrian traffic, merging onto freeways, sustaining their speed, and one-way streets.

2550 W Union Hills Dr Ste 350
Phoenix, AZ 85027

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NControl Driving School

NControl Driving School in Gilbert, Arizona serves the driving needs of people in Chandler, Mesa, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Queen Creek, San Tan Valley, Paradise Valley, Carefree, Fountain Hills and Tempe, Arizona. The founder and owner, Steve Imhoff has been in the auto industry since 1987 as a race car driver and instructor. He founded NControl Driving School in 2002 and the company is a BBB Accredited Business with an A+ rating.

Gilbert, AZ 85296


Phoenix Truck Driving Institute

Phoenix Truck Driving Institute is a professional CDL and truck driver training school. Based in Phoenix, Arizona, the school offers nationally recognized truck driver training, class A and class B bus training & testing, refresher courses, road testing, and third-party commercial driver license testing. They also offer a CDL training certificate program that’s 160 clock hours, spanning for 4 weeks. They are a member of the Better Business Bureau and the Commercial Vehicle Training Association.

Phoenix, AZ 85043


Southwest Truck Driver Training

Southwest Truck Driver Training has convenient locations in Tucson and Phoenix, Arizona and in North Las Vegas, Nevada. In 1999, Gary P. Williams unlocked the doors of Southwest Truck Driver Training for the very first time and they offer programs that will fit any individual including class A CDL, class B CDL, refresher courses, recreational vehicle, and special military training programs. They employ several bilingual instructors.

Phoenix, AZ 85043


Stop & Go Traffic and Driving School

Stop & Go Traffic and Driving School in Mesa, Arizona is proud to service various locations throughout Maricopa County. They also service C. Phoenix, N. Phoenix, N. Scottsdale, Goodyear, and Glendale. The school offers drivers education courses including platinum- 8 hours of classroom training, in-car training, and road waiver, gold- in-car training and road waiver, silver- 6 hours of in-car training, and bronze- 3 hours of in-car training. Other courses they offer include defensive training and traffic survival school.

Mesa, AZ 85201


West Valley PHX Defensive Driving School

West Valley PHX Defensive Driving School serves clients in and around Avondale, Arizona. Anyone can register and attend their defensive driving class and they offer classes that are informative and entertaining at the same time. The company also provides traffic ticket dismissal classes in a fun and amusing game show format. The Arizona Supreme Court licenses their classes.

Avondale, AZ 85323


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