Driving School for Teens

Driving Academy of Ohio L.L.C., located in North Canton, Stark County, Ohio, is a full service driving school providing driver's education to teens and a Juvenile Driver Improvement Programs (JDIP) through professional and experienced classroom and behind-the-wheel instruction.  We have trained thousands of students over the years and are ready to help you with your driver's education training.

Our full teen driver's education program for beginning teenage drivers consists of 24 hours of classroom and 8 hours of one-on-one behind-the-wheel driving and meets the State of Ohio requirements for drivers education.   Our standard service is of a higher level than elsewhere.  Visit our Teen Driver's Education page for more detailed information about this program. You can pre-register online for the full teen driver's education program at our full teen driver's education program registration page.

We also offer the 8 hours of behind-the-wheel only training to teens who have opted to do their 24 hour equivalent classroom lessons through an online provider. You can pre-register online for our 8 hours of behind-the-wheel training at our teen behind-the-wheel only training program registration page.

Teen Remedial

Our New Juvenile Driver Improvement Program (AKA Juvenile Driver Intervention Program) is a 6 hour course and meets the court mandated requirement for remedial class of second time juvenile offenders.  This course uses the new curriculum mandated by the State of Ohio Department of Public Safety in 2014.  Visit the Juvenile Driver Improvement Program section for additional details about this class.

Maneuverability Practice

A special service provided exclusively by Driving Academy of Ohio: Our students have free access to our private maneuverability course and cones so that they may practice in their own vehicle in addition to the training that they will receive with our instructors.

Pre-Register online

Using our online pre-registration is an easy way to let us know when you intend on starting classes and allows you to complete most of the registration process prior to starting class.  Simply fill out the online form and submit it to us.  We will print out the paperwork and have it ready when you arrive on your first day of class.  Anyone is of course welcome to call our office to reserve a spot and you can fill out the forms manually on your first night of class.  To register for the JDIP (Juvenile Driver Improvement Program, sometimes referred to as teen remedial or defensive driving course), use the JDIP registration page.

Adult test preparation

New adult driver? Need a refresher before taking your test? We offer private driving and maneuverability lessons to adults where you can pay by the hour. Give us a call to set up an appointment. Each session is typically scheduled for two hours in length.


Openings as soon as next week.  

  Pre-register online or call our office to reserve your spot in class.
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New classes start every Monday.    Enrolling now.   Immediate class openings.  Pre-register online or call to reserve your spot.    No additional fees for fuel or for the driving.  Our students get to use our maneuverability course and cones free of charge to practice on their own in addition to what they learn with our instructors.  We do not cancel our Juvenile Driver Improvement Program classes due to low enrollment.

Contact Information

Phone: 330-966-1211
Address: 1225 North Main St, North Canton, Ohio 44720
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