• Teenager behind the wheel of a car being given driving instructions

    A Driver Education Instructor is required to be certified by the Secretary of State.  A person engages in or offers to engage in the activity as a driver education instructor without being certified by the Secretary of State is guilty of a misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment for not more than 93 days or a fine of not more than $2,000 or both in addition to administrative fines.

  • Instructor Certification Process
    Select this link for information about Michigan's Driver Education Instructor Certification.

    Instructor Renewal Information
    How to renew your instructor certificate by using CARS e-Services or through the mail in addition to requirements and forms.

    Contact Us
    Have questions? Contact the Driver Education Section or Inventory Services Section.