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Resources for Schools

The Ohio Department of Public Safety licenses and regulates driving schools, including basic teen and adult driver education programs, driver training in persons with disabilities, remedial, and commercial driver license programs. Driving schools are inspected regularly for compliance with Ohio rules and regulations.

Driver Education Training System (DETS) DETS User Guide

Note: DETS is a database for currently-licensed driver training enterprises and those interested in applying for driver training licenses.


Ohio – Ready, Test, Drive!

The Ohio Traffic Safety Office is expanding Virtual Driving Assessment Systems (VDAs) to all driver exam stations in Ohio and incorporating the systems in driver training schools. If you are a currently-licensed Class D driver training school in Ohio offering driver training to young drivers, log into the DETS Bulletin Board to see the invitation and application to participate.


Driver Training Vehicle Inspections

Any vehicle used for training shall be inspected annually by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Click on your region below to see this year's inspection schedule.

July 12, 2021 10AM – 1PM
Defiance OSHP
2350 Baltimore Rd.
Defiance, OH

July 13, 2021 10AM - 1PM
Lima OSHP
2005 E 4 Street
Lima, OH

July 14, 2021 10AM - 2PM
Findlay OSHP
3201 N Main St
Findlay, OH

July 19, 2021 10AM - 1PM
Bowling Green OSHP
12891 Middleton Pike
Bowling Green, OH

July 20, 2021 10AM - 1PM
Van Wert OSHP
10234 Van Wert - Decatur Rd
Van Wert, OH

July 21, 2021 10AM - 3PM
ODOT
4400 Currency Drive
Columbus, OH

May 22, 2021 10AM-12PM
Myers Driving School
4023 South Main Street
Akron, Ohio 44319
(Corner of South Main & Turkey Foot Lake Rd)

June 1, 2021 10AM-12PM
Christian Temple Church
4219 Belden Avenue
Urichsville, Ohio 44683

June 3, 2021 10AM-12PM
All Makes and Models Auto Repair
7993 Hills and Dales Road
Massillon, OH 44646

June 15, 2021 10AM-12PM
1652 Eagle Way
Ashland, OH 44805

June 16, 2021 10AM-12PM:
Ashtabula County Fairgrounds
127 North Elm Street
Jefferson, Ohio 44047

June 25, 2021 10AM-12PM
134 Cleveland Rd Suite A
Norwalk OH 44857

June 29, 2021 10AM-12PM
Chardon Highway Patrol Post
530 Center Street
Chardon, Ohio 44024

July 10, 2021, and July 24, 2021 10AM-1PM
Cleveland Highway Patrol Post
5225 West 140 Street
Brookpark OH 44142

June 26, 2021 10AM-3PM
Georgetown Hwy Patrol Post
9240 US68
Georgetown, OH

August 7, 2021 9AM-4PM
Oak Hills School District Office
6325 Rapid Run Rd.
Cincinnati, OH

August 21, 2021 9AM-5PM
Greater Hamilton Safety Council
400 N. Erie Blvd.
Hamilton, OH

August 28, 2021 9AM-4PM
Butler Technical School
5140 Princeton-Glendale Rd
Liberty Twp., OH

September 11, 2021 9AM-4PM
Madison / Champaign ESC
2200 US 68
Urbana, OH

June 19, 2021 9AM-2PM
Lancaster OSHP
3800 Lancaster Circleville Rd SW
Lancaster, OH

July 17, 2021 10AM-4PM
Marietta Hwy Patrol Post
27761 SR7
Marietta, OH

July 24, 2021 10AM-2PM
Mid-East Career Center
400 Richards Rd.
Zanesville, OH

July 31, 2021 9AM-2PM
Gallipolis Hwy Patrol Post
396 Jackson Pike
Gallipolis, OH

September 4, 2021 9AM-4PM
St. Clairsville Hwy Patrol Post
51400 National Rd., E.
St. Clairsville, OH

September 18, 2021 9AM-4PM
Jackson Driver Exam Station
502 McCarty Ln.
Jackson, OH

September 25, 2021 9AM-2PM
Chillicothe Hwy Patrol Post
201 Hospital Rd.
Chillicothe, OH

All Schools Forms
Driving School/Instructor Complaint Form (DTO 0004)  PDF   Word
Request for Duplicate Certificate (DTO 0120)  PDF  Word
Motor Vehicle Inspection List (DTO 0142)  PDF  Word
List of Personnel Used by Enterprise (DTO 0140)  PDF  Word
List of A/V Used by the School (DTO 0136)  PDF  Word
Enterprise Closing Procedure (DTO 0158)  PDF  Word
Driver Training Vehicle Inspection (DTO 0150)  PDF  Word
Physical Exam (DTO 0117)  PDF  Word
Class D Schools
Training Agreement (DTO 0141)  PDF  Word
Behind-the-Wheel Training Agreement for Online Students (DTO 0185)  PDF  Word
Class D Lesson Plan (DTO 0198)  PDF  Word
Student Classroom Training Report (DTO 0138)  PDF  Word
Daily Classroom Roster (DTO 0139)  PDF  Word
Student Behind-the-Wheel Training Report Class D (DTO 0137)  PDF  Word
Final Report to Parent (DTO 0143)  PDF  Word
Instructor Log Book (DTO 0200)  PDF  Word
Trucking Schools
Trucking School Lesson Plan (DTO 0199)  PDF  Word
Passenger Endorsement Student Behind-The-Wheel Training Report (DTO 0160)  PDF  Word
School Bus Endorsement Student Behind-The-Wheel Training Report (DTO 0161)  PDF  Word
Trucking Schools Student Classroom Training Report (DTO 0166)  PDF  Word
Class A Trucking Schools Student Behind-the-Wheel Training Report (DTO 0169)  PDF  Word
Class B Trucking Schools Student Behind-the-Wheel Training Report (DTO 0174)  PDF  Word
Commercial Vehicle Inspection (DTO 0096)  PDF  Word
Motor Carrier Enforcement Contacts   PDF  
Daily Classroom Roster (DTO 0139)  PDF  Word
Abbreviated Adult Driver Schools
Abbreviated Adult Lesson Plan (DTO 0222)  PDF  Word
Daily Classroom Roster (DTO 0139)  PDF  Word
Instructor Log Book (DTO 0200)  PDF  Word
Driver Training Vehicle Inspection (DTO 0150)  PDF  Word
Abbreviated Adult Driver Training Evaluation (DTO 0215)  PDF  Word
Abbreviated Adult Student Classroom Training Report (DTO 0217)  PDF  Word
Abbreviated Adult Student Behind-the-Wheel Training Report (DTO 0221)  PDF  Word
Abbreviated Adult Training Agreement (DTO 0218)  PDF  Word
Abbreviated Adult Behind-the-Wheel Training Agreement for Online Students (DTO 0216)  PDF  Word
Abbreviated Adult Classroom Training Agreement (DTO 0219)  PDF  Word
Mature Adult Driver Schools
Mature Driver Course Provider Application (OTS 0131)  PDF  Word
Student Roster Motor Vehicle Collision Prevention Course (DTO 0130)  PDF  Word
Mature Operator Course Place of Business Supplement (DTO 0133)  PDF  Word
Adult Remedial Driver Schools
Remedial Course Provider Application (DTO 0129)  PDF  Word
Remedial Instructor Certification Application (DTO 0112)  PDF  Word
Adult Remedial Course Training Agreement (DTO 0179)   PDF  Word
Daily Classroom Roster - Remedial Courses (DTO 0146)  PDF  Word
Remedial Student Report Form (DTO 0132)  PDF  Word
Driver Training Course Evaluation (DTO 0156)  PDF  Word
Adult Remedial Curriculum Criteria
Approved Adult Remedial Curriculum Providers
Juvenile Driver Improvement Program (JDIP) Schools
Remedial Course Provider Application (DTO 0129)  PDF  Word
Remedial Instructor Certification Application (DTO 0112)  PDF  Word
Juvenile Remedial Course Training Agreement (DTO 0180)   PDF  Word
Daily Classroom Roster - Remedial Courses (DTO 0146)  PDF  Word
Remedial Student Report Form (DTO 0132)  PDF  Word
Driver Training Course Evaluation (DTO 0156)  PDF  Word
Advanced Juvenile Driver Improvement Program (AJDIP) Schools
Advanced JDIP Resource Guide (DTO 0188)  PDF  Word
Advanced JDIP Dimension Guide (DTO 0196)  PDF
Advanced JDIP Behind-the-Wheel Evaluation (DTO 0184)  PDF  Word
Advanced JDIP Remedial Curriculum Providers
New Enterprises
New School Orientation / Training
Class D and CDL Application Items
Online Provider Application Items
Abbreviated Adult Application Items
Abbreviated Adult Online Provider Application Items
Driver Training Enterprise Application (DTO 0116)  PDF  Word
Abbreviated Adult Driver Training Enterprise Application (DTO 0119)  PDF  Word