*Payments accepted over the phone or you can mail $300 check to:
140 Distant Lane, Chapin, SC 29036
Or you can pay by Venmo @Sammy-Bird-1 *add your child's name to memo line. 

Lake Murray Driving Academy - Driver's Training for Teens  

We offer conveniently scheduled driving classes that work around your schedule; our certified drivers pick up the student from home or school and return the student to home, school, or work.


*Certified by the SC DMV (A-293) 
*The training program cost is $300 effective 6/1/18 
*Covers 8 hours of classroom and 6 hours of driving
*Instructors are police officers with 20+ years of experience
*For your convenience, we now accept credit cards
*Extra private lessons are available at $80 per hour

Driver's Training Program Teaches Teens To:

  • Parallel Park
  • Back up at least 100 feet
  • Perform three point turn
  • Park a vehicle overnight
  • Prepare License exam
Upcoming Classes:
Saturday, Jul 9 at 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday, Aug 13 at 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday, Sep 17 at 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday, Oct 8 at 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

We are now "SAFETY OFFICER" certified through the SC DMV and we can provide 3rd party driver's license testing.  As an option, students can now schedule their driving test with us.  

The cost is $50.  

*We cannot guarantee the student will pass; however, this may be a less stressful environment since the student will have experience with the instructor and the car.


Lake Murray Driving Academy now teaches Alive at 25; a survival course developed by the National Safety Council.
These classes are taught at 4pm at our Chapin location:
140 Distant Lane, Chapin, SC 29036.

Alive at 25! 2021Class Dates TBA

*Due to COVID-19 Quarantine, these class dates may change; please check the registration site for updates. 

*Alive at 25! classes will be taught monthly on the Thursday evening before the Saturday Driver's Ed class.  It does not matter which order your child takes the
classes, but Alive at 25! is required for students that want to park at the high schools. You must register and pay online for the Alive at 25! classes through the Southeastern Chapter of National Safety Council.