• There are a minimum of 5 students per class and a maximum of 20.
  • Classes are three weeks total. Mon-Fri for 2 weeks then Mon-Sat the 3rd week.
  • BEFORE you sign up your child, they must be 15 (or turning 15 the classroom month), they must have a Social Security CARD, and be able to get a VOE. If not, then do not sign them up as they will not be eligible to get a permit to practice driving!
  •  Should you make a payment online, please call the office to make arrangements to come in and sign the contract. We accept cash at the office but debit/credit online. Any and all cash transactions made for fees, forms, etc. require that you receive a written receipt.
  • Cellular devices will be placed where designated by classroom instructor. All cellular devices must be placed in console during in-vehicle lesson. This is to prevent distractions both on and off the road.
  • Students cannot drive alone to Driver’s Ed as they do not have a license!
  • Students are strongly encouraged to wear a mask. Do not come to class sick.
  • No entry allowed after the second day of class.

Why Gulf Coast Driving Academy?

We take pride in providing the best and most conscientious driving instruction available.

  • Our Full Course cost is $400
  • Our Classroom Only option cost is $300
  • Our Behind the Wheel Only option costs $350 CASH. You will have to transfer the driving to us, and will have 90 days to complete the 14 hours (7 hours behind the wheel/7 hours observation). Once driving begins, no refunds will be issued.
  • The classroom portion is two weeks Monday thru Friday then the third week is Monday thru Saturday. The final is given on the Saturday class.
  • Take your written test for the Learner’s Permit HERE!
  • Ask about giving a course as a birthday gift or Christmas gift!
  • GCDA offers the road skills test to get your license for an additional fee.

Got Questions?

Contact us at the main branch in Lake Jackson at 1-(979) 299-0030.

STEP ONE

Upcoming Class Sessions

Review our list of upcoming course options.

November 29-December 18

Monday thru Friday for two weeks. Then Monday thru Saturday third week. Saturday class time will be determined by instructor as this is the final exam.

4pm to 6pm

November 29-December 18

Monday thru Friday for two weeks. Then Monday thru Saturday third week. Saturday class time will be determined by instructor as this is the final exam.

6pm to 8pm

January 3-January 22

Monday thru Friday for two weeks. Then Monday thru Saturday third week. Saturday class time will be determined by instructor as this is the final exam.

4pm to 6pm

(Must have 5 students enrolled to hold class)

January 3-January 22

Monday thru Friday for two weeks. Third week will be Monday thru Saturday. Saturday class time will be determined by instructor as this is the final exam.

6pm to 8pm (minimum of 5 students enrolled to hold class)

STEP TWO

Make a Payment for Upcoming Courses

Your online payment insures PRIORITY REGISTRATION

 

Course Payment Information

Secure Payments

Secure payments made with any debit/credit card accepted by PayPal.

  • No need to register a PayPal account.
  • Select your payment and session option.
  • Click BUY NOW
  • Click GRAY PAY button.
Class Options
Class Options
Student Name
Parent Phone Number

STEP THREE

Complete Registration

Drop by our office and complete your registration.

Parents or guardians must come to the Academy before classes begin to fill out all necessary documents in order to enroll the student. A student cannot be enrolled without a parent’s or guardian’s signature.

Gulf Coast Driving Academy
248 Plantation Dr.
Lake Jackson, TX 77566
1-979-299-0030

About Impact Texas Drivers

The MANDATORY DPS program to teach the dangers of distracted driving

Click the video play button below to learn about the program. The link directs you to the informative overview video. You can also register for the course through this link to the Impact Texas Drivers website.