How It Works

Step 1: Register online.

Step 2: An AK Drive team member will contact you once the registration is received to confirm session date.

Step 3: Pay for session. An AK Drive team member will contact you by phone and email confirming your registration. You will complete permission paperwork at SERRC – 210 Ferry Way, Juneau AK 907-586-6806

Step 4: You will begin 30 credited hours of online course work and complete a final exam with an 80% or better. For an additional $15, high school students can receive a 1/2 credit for this course. This course work should be complete or nearly completed before the face-to-face classroom session begins.

Step 5: You will attend a one-time face-to-face classroom session with a State Certified Instructor.

Step 6: Schedule driving sessions with the State Certified Instructor. Each driving session will be between 1-2 hours for a total of 8 hours. The instructor will meet you at either the SERRC office, JDHS or TMHS.

Step 7: Driving simulators are available for extra driving practice, upon request. Contact the AK Drive team at 907-586-6806

Step 8: When you meet all Alaska DMV testing requirements, schedule a test with your local DMV office. For students, the AK Drive vehicle is available to use for testing. There is an additional fee.

Behind-the-Wheel

  • The Foundations of Safe Driving
  • Signals, Signs and Markings
  • Safe Driving Techniques
  • Rules of the Road
  • Knowing Your Car
  • Starting & Stopping
  • Parking, Braking and Turns
  • Roadway Conditions
  • Sharing the Road
  • Emergencies
  • State Drivers Test Preparation

Simulator

  • Basic Techniques of Driving
  • Defensive Driving Techniques
  • High Traffic Driving Skills
  • Parallel Parking (Including Downtown)
  • Roundabouts
  • Basic Winter Driving Skills (Including ABS Brakes)
  • Road Rage & Aggressive Driving Precautions
  • Drinking & Driving Facts and information
  • Reckless Driving & The Law