California's Home Study Driver Education Class

We offer online driver education and home study driver ed courses that satisfy the California Vehicle Code driver education requirements for students to obtain a DMV learners permit and drivers license. Our driver education classes are accepted by the California DMV. Designed for all California high school students in Sacramento, San Jose, Los Angeles, Long Beach, Oakland, Orange, San Diego, Riverside and all other areas of California. A service of Pacific High School.

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Our Online Drivers Education Course
Meets the California DMV requirements for students under 18
to get a Learners Permit and a Drivers License

The California DMV Driver Handbook


Pedestrian signals show the words "WALK" or a lighted picture of a "WALKING PERSON" in white when it is legal to cross a street. walk
"DON'T WALK" or "RAISED HAND" signal means do not start across the street because you may not have enough time to make it to the other side before traffic starts moving across your path. If the flashing starts after you have already started to cross, finish crossing the street. don't walk
At many traffic signals, you need to push the pedestrian push button (once) to receive the "WALK" or "WALKING PERSON" signal. If there are no pedestrian signals, pedestrians must obey the red, yellow, or green signal lights.


Traffic Signs.

The shape of a sign gives you a clue about the information contained on the sign. Here are the common shapes used:
The eight-sided red STOP sign means that you must make a full stop before entering a crosswalk or at a white "limit line." A limit line is a wide white line painted on the street. When a crosswalk or limit line is not marked, stop at the corner.
Stop Sign
On divided highways, a STOP sign for crossing or turning vehicles is often placed on the island or dividing strip. You must also stop there.
The three-sided red YIELD sign means slow down, be ready to stop, and let traffic (including people walking or riding bikes) pass before you go proceed.
yield Sign
The square red and white regulatory signs tell you about regulations you must follow.
For example, the DO NOT ENTER sign tells you vehicles will be coming toward you, usually on a freeway off ramp. do not enter
The WRONG WAY sign may be posted with the DO NOT ENTER sign. If you see one or both of these signs, drive to the side and stop. You are going against traffic. When safe, back out or turn around and go back to the road you were on. (At night, road reflectors will shine red in your headlights when you are going the wrong way.) wrong way sign
A red circle with a red line through it always means NO. The picture inside the circle shows what you cannot do. The sign may be shown with or without words under it.

no u turn sign
A circular sign tells you of an approaching railroad crossing.
A five-sided sign tell you about the presence of a nearby school.
A four-sided, diamond shaped sign warns drivers of specific road conditions and dangers ahead. Most, but not all, warning signs are diamond shaped. All warning signs must be obeyed.
A white rectangular sign tells you about important rules you must obey.

More Examples of Signs

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Our Driver Education Course is Accepted by the California DMV

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California Highway Patrol

"Cal-Driver-Ed is a pioneer in the field of online driver education. Over 80,000 California teenagers have taken their courses and are driving today."

"I recommend Cal-Driver-Ed for home study driver education."

The following quotes are excerpts from a California DMV Study on the Effectiveness of Home-Study Driver Education (PDF) dated April 2003:

"Home-study students performed just as well or better than classroom students ... "

"Home-study courses may also have the additional benefit of increasing parental involvement in their teen's learning process, which has been shown to be an important factor ..."

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