F.A.Q.

frequently asked questions

How do I enroll in your driver education program?
TEENS:
If you are at least 15 years old, you can simply call our office during normal office hours, or you can enroll online.
To enroll online for traditional classroom, choose the package you wish to enroll in. View the locations and Select the date of your choice. . Then complete the online registration form, or call our registration number (414) 447-0202, to enroll by phone. It is that easy.

To enroll online for online classroom, choose the package you wish to enroll in. Then complete the online registration form with a minimum of a $125.00 deposit. Once your course is activated, you will receive an activation email with your username and password. Your online course will be located on your Student/Parent dashboard.

ADULTS:
Simply phone our office at (414-447-0202) during normal office hours to schedule an appointment or complete the online registration form. Once you have enrolled online, we will contact you directly to schedule your first appointment. " For more info, Tap or Click Here""
How old do I have to be to get my Temporary Instruction Permit or a Drivers License?
You must be at least 15 and a half years old to get your TIP and at least 16 years old to get your drivers License.
What does my son/daughter need to take with them, to the DMV, to get their instruction permit (temps)?
Your son/daughter will need to take the MV3001 form provided by Easy Method Driving School. In addition to that your son/daughter will also need to take a certified copy of their birth certificate or a valid US passport. In addition to that your son/daughter will also need to take their Social Security card or valid photo student ID card from their High School.

If your child is enrolled in the 30 hours of online coursework, the entire 30 hours of online instruction will need to be completed before the MV3001 permit application form can be issued.
How long does my son or daughter have to drive with their instruction permit?
No matter how old your child is (under 18) when they get their instruction permit, they must drive with that instruction permit for 6 months.
When can my son or daughter start their behind the wheel lessons?
They must be 15 and 1/2 years old, AND have taken or are taking the classroom portion , AND have their instruction permit. Then they can schedule their behind the wheel lessons. The first lesson must be scheduled within the first 60 days of your child receiving their instruction permit.
How do I cancel a behind the wheel I scheduled?
All you have to do is call our main office where you are taking the behind the wheel lessons and let them know you have to cancel and reschedule. This must be done at least 24 hours in advance or you will be charged a "no show" fee.

Your son or daughter has been given all the instruction on scheduling their behind the wheel lessons. We believe that driving a car is a huge responsibility, so start by having your son or daughter schedule their own lessons.

Behind the wheel lessons CANNOT be cancelled via email or text message.
How many behind the wheel lessons should my son or daughter schedule a month?
Your son or daughter should will take on a average a lesson every 7 to 14 days. This allows the student to practice what they were taught with a parent. If you schedule a lesson every 7 to 14 days you will completed in about 3 months. A student must complete all six lessons prior to taking their road test. Remember, they must have their instruction permit for 6 months.
Do you offer the Behind the Wheel only state required course for teens that have completed the Classroom portion at a different location?
Your son or daughter can complete the state requirements with our driver’s education program. The minimum requirements of 6 hours of Behind the Wheel Training and 6 Hours of observation, can be completed once a student provides a completion certificate showing that the entire classroom has been completed. Once this is provided to our school, you can receive the form so that the student can take their permit test at the DMV, or they can come to our main office and take the test and then proceed to the DMV to receive the temporary permit once passing the test. (A 90.00 deposit is required to receive the MV3001 permit application form).
Once I complete my classroom and Behind the Wheel training, how do I receive my Course Completion Certificate?
All completion certificates are filed electronically through the Department of Transportation in about 7 to 10 business days of completing the final behind the wheel, and the student has completed all the other requirements of the state required course.
How much does it cost for your temporary permit at the DMV?
At the Department of Transportation it will cost you $35.00 for the Temporary Permit.
Can a student under the age of 18 receive a temporary permit without attending the driver’s education program?
Unfortunately anyone under the age of 18 years of age must be enrolled and attending a Driver’s Education Program in order to receive a temporary permit.
When does the online course start?
Easy Method Driving School 30 hours of online classroom instruction is a self-paced course. Students can begin the course the same day as enrollment. By WI State Law a student cannot work on the online course more than 2 hours per day, however, the student can complete online instruction any day of the week. Students will have 90 days to complete the online course. After the online course expires, a student can extend the course an additional 30 days, however, there is a $25.00 fee to do so.
Why choose online classroom only?
We would only recommend you choose the 30 hours of online classroom only if your child does not intend on completing behind the wheel instruction with Easy Method Driving School. Easy Method Driving School will not issue a MV3001 (permit application form) to any student not completing behind the wheel training with our school.
When is your office open??
Our office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Our office is closed on the following holidays:
  • January 1 - New Years Day
  • June 19
  • July 4
  • Memorial Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas - December 25
  • Our office will also be closed on the immediate Monday if the holiday were to fall on a Sunday.
How do I schedule a behind the wheel appointment?
Once your child has received their temporary permit, please have he/she contact our office as soon as possible to schedule the first appointment. The permit number and expiration date will be needed at the time of scheduling. By WI State Law, the student must have their first lesson completed within 60 days of receiving the instruction permit. We highly recommend calling to schedule as soon as possible. We will not schedule more than 1 behind the wheel appointment at a time.

If you are over the age of 18, please contact our office directly to schedule your appointment.

Currently, we do not offer online scheduling.