Laws & Rules

Laws

The Ohio Department of Public Safety (ODPS) licenses driving schools as outlined in the Ohio Revised Code Chapter 4508, Driver Training Schools, and inspects driving schools, including teen driver schools, driver training schools for those with disabilities and commercial driver license training schools to verify schools meet or exceed state standards.

Rules

Legal definitions and clarification of instructor character and fitness requirements, place of business, application for and renewal of school licenses, application for and renewal of licenses for instructors and managers, qualifications for those instructing persons with a disability, insurance and bonding for training, required instructor training, training agreements, records, requirements for vehicles used in training, advertising and soliciting business, and guarantees. Here are links to the relevant Ohio Administrative Code chapters:

Small Business Regulatory Impact

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