America Drives FAQ
If you are a visitor to the U.S., it's a good idea to learn about the laws and practices specific to driving in the US.
This course provides necessary information regarding driving in America. It is designed for drivers from outside the United States who want to learn about the laws that govern America's roads. Read on for more information!
Will I be introduced to all relevant aspects of driving in the US?
Yes, this course is modeled on the driver education courses required for new drivers in the US. It introduces the student to all the material necessary for safe driving in the United States and is specially tailored to emphasize the concerns of foreign visitors to the US.
Will I receive a drivers license or learners permit after completing the course?
No, this course is designed to acquaint visitors to the US with the laws that govern our roads and highways. If you have a drivers license in your home country, you may drive in the US for a limited time. Our course is intended to provide you with the information necessary to drive safely in the USA.
What if I will be traveling to more than one state in the US? Do the laws change?
While traffic laws do change slightly from state to state in the US, the road signs and practices are for the most part the same. In fact, a drivers license from any state comes with the privilege of driving in every state. This course is based on the laws that regulate driving in California, which is the most populous state in the US.
Can I take the course in my native language?
Currently, the course is only offered in English and Japanese. We are working on courses in other languages, so please check back with us soon.
Can I access the course using a mobile device?
Absolutely. Our course is accessible from your desktop, laptop, or mobile device. You can switch between the mobile site and the full desktop site whenever you want.
Pricing and Payment
How much does the course cost?
The America Drives course for foreign drivers visiting the US is .
How do I make a payment?
You can pay online using VISA, MasterCard, American Express, or PayPal. You can also pay by credit card by calling our customer service at 888-651-2886.
Please note that prepaid debit/gift cards issued by VISA, MasterCard, American Express, etc., cannot be used online. Please call us, and we'll be happy to process your payment.
If you would like to pay by check or money order, just mail your payment along with your username to:
Attn: Billing Dept.
P.O. Box 238
Oakland, CA 94604-0238
Once we receive payment, we'll send you a confirmation email and update your course account.
Is it safe to use my credit card online?
Yes. We use only the latest security technology to protect your Internet transactions. To ensure your privacy, your credit card number is never kept on file, and we'll never share your information with anyone else.
Is your site secure?
Our site is completely secure. Also, we will never provide your information to junk emailers or other direct marketers. We will only use your email address to make sure that you complete the course quickly and efficiently.