Northgate

WE ARE OPEN as of MAY 15TH!

As we reopen driver training and examinations, the health and safety of our students, their families and our employees is our top priority.  We are taking several precautions in addition to local, State and Federal mandates to ensure our customers and staff stay safe and healthy.

  • Staff and Customers are required to wear a mask at all times
  • All lessons and tests are by appointment only.  Customers should register below and prepay
  • Examinations or training will not be provided to a student if exhibiting symptoms of illness
  • Social distancing of at least 6′ must be observed
  • Our lobby will be limited to five customers.  Friends or family will have to wait in their vehicles or socially distanced outside
  • Customers are required to provide their own pens and pencils
  • Hand sanitizer be will provided in the lobby and classroom.  Hand soap and hot water are available in the restroom
  • High touch areas will be constantly sanitized
  • Please see our complete Operational Plan under the “Policies” tab below

TEENS: Now Offering Web Based-Instructor Led Classroom Sessions!  We will continue teaching the 30 hours of teen classroom drivers education and 4 hours of Driver-Zed through a web based, instructor led classroom via Zoom through the summer.  Web based training classes will count towards the state required classroom sessions.  Classes at our physical locations are temporarily suspended for the safety of our students, staff and our communities.

Drives are now available!  Cars will be wiped down between every student, instructors will wear gloves, instructors and customers must wear masks, and windows must be kept rolled down enough to allow airflow.  It is not required that drives be done at this time if you are not comfortable.

Observations are now available!  Please call or email to schedule.  

Course deadlines will be extended as necessary to get everyone completed, and there is no limit to the number of make-up classes that may be done.  Make-ups must be scheduled and may be done via Zoom.

KNOWLEDGE TESTING: Available by appointment in our socially distanced classroom most days.  Please click the “State Testing” tab below and “See Classes” for a list of all available dates and times.  Click the sign up link to register and pay.

DRIVE TESTING: Available by appointment most days.  We will test in our vehicles and customer vehicles, however every vehicle must have the interior wiped down and windows must roll down enough to allow airflow.  Testing staff will wear gloves and staff and customers must wear masks.  Please click the “State Testing” tab below for additional requirements and to register and pay.

ADULT LESSONS: Available by appointment most days.  Only one student and one instructor will be allowed in a vehicle.  No family or interpreters will be allowed.  Cars will be wiped down between every student, instructors will wear gloves, instructors and customers must wear masks, and windows must be kept rolled down enough to allow airflow.  Please click the “Adult Driving” tab below for additional information and to register and pay.

THE BEST WAY TO REACH US is to send us an email at seattleswerve@goswerve.com to let us know what we can help you with.  We will respond as soon as possible to the email or give you a call.  We pledge to do our very best to help every customer as quickly and efficiently as possible.  We will be wearing smiles under our masks.  We ask for your patience as we navigate through this brave new world as staffing will be stretched to meet all safety requirements.

The health of our students and school staff is of the utmost importance.  If you have been exposed or are experiencing symptoms, please follow CDC guidelines.  We hope you and your families are in good health and we look forward to continuing to provide the best quality instruction to our students S

 

SWERVE Driving School Woodinville

Swerve Driving School in Northgate, WA makes it easy to get the one-on-one, behind-the-wheel driver’s education you need to pass your written and road tests and get your driver’s license.

We are committed to providing detailed knowledge and practical experience to all of our students – both teens and adults – so there are more defensive drivers out on the road and making Washington streets much safer. 

 

TEEN DRIVING

Package NamePackage DescriptionPriceSign up
NTD Northgate

30 Hours Classroom Training.  A course outline will be emailed upon registration or request. 

5 Hours Behind-the-Wheel Driving Lessons scheduled outside of classroom time.  You can choose the times and dates that best meet your schedule via our 24 hour web scheduling system. Drives are done 1 hour at a time.  A minimum of 3 drives must be completed by the last scheduled day of class.  

1 Hour Drive Observation while another teen drives.  One observation is the minimum required by DOL, however, the student may do unlimited observations for no additional charge

4 Hours Drive Simulation in the Classroom.  This covers hazardous conditions, road construction, etc., and is included in the posted schedule for each class.  

For a list of all teen guidelines and policies please click the dark blue "policies" tab above and to the right



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$509.00Sign up
NDT Northgate Basic + Testing

30 Hours Classroom Training.  A course outline will be emailed upon registration or request. 

5 Hours Behind-the-Wheel Driving Lessons scheduled outside of classroom time.  You can choose the times and dates that best meet your schedule via our 24 hour web scheduling system. Drives are done 1 hour at a time.  A minimum of 2 drives must be completed by the last scheduled day of class.  

1 Hour Drive Observation while another teen drives.  One observation is the minimum required by DOL, however, the student may do unlimited observations for no additional charge

4 Hours Drive Simulation in the Classroom.  This covers hazardous conditions, road construction, etc., and is included in the posted schedule for each class.

1 WA State Knowledge Test

1 WA State Road Test - Your Vehicle or no additional charge to use a Swerve Vehicle

For a list of all teen guidelines and policies please click the dark blue "policies" tab above and to the right


See Classes >>
$579.00Sign up

ADULT DRIVING

Package NamePackage DescriptionPriceSign up
Adult 60 minute lesson

One 60 Minute Private Adult Driving Lesson

You must have a WA State permit or a valid license from another state or country with you at all times to take lessons.  All lessons are done in our school instruction vehicles, which are equipped with an instructor brake and mirror.  All vehicles have automatic transmissions and are fully insured, so you do not need your own insurance to take lessons.  All lessons are customized to the individual customer, and we can work on anything you wish.  Lessons are available 7 days a week at all times of day.  

Please sign up here, then call to schedule.  You're welcome to call first to check on availability, but all lessons must be paid prior to scheduling.

**48 hours' notice required for all cancellations or reschedules to avoid a fee.**

For a list of all adult lesson policies and guidelines, please click the dark blue "policies" tab above and to the right


 
 

$75.00Sign up
Adult Lessons: Four One-Hour Lessons w/Road Test

Four 60 Minute Private Adult Driving Lessons Package with 1 WA State Road Test  

You must have a WA State permit or a valid license from another state or country with you at all times to take lessons.  All lessons are done in our school instruction vehicles, which are equipped with an instructor brake and mirror.  All vehicles have automatic transmissions and are fully insured, so you do not need your own insurance to take lessons.  All lessons are customized to the individual customer, and we can work on anything you wish. Lessons are available 7 days a week at all times of day.  The knowledge test must be passed before we can administer the road test.  The road test will be administered in the customer's vehicle; a school instruction vehicle may be used for an additional charge.

Please sign up here, then call to schedule.  You're welcome to call first to check on availability, but all lessons must be paid prior to scheduling.

**48 hours' notice required for all cancellations or reschedules to avoid a fee.**

For a list of all adult lesson policies and guidelines, please click the dark blue "policies" tab above and to the right

 


 
 
 

$335.00Sign up
Adult Lessons: Eight One-Hour Lessons w/Road Test

Eight 60 Minute Private Adult Driving Lessons Package with 1 WA State Road Test  

You must have a WA State permit or a valid license from another state or country with you at all times to take lessons.  All lessons are done in our school instruction vehicles, which are equipped with an instructor brake and mirror.  All vehicles have automatic transmissions and are fully insured, so you do not need your own insurance to take lessons.  All lessons are customized to the individual customer, and we can work on anything you wish. Lessons are available 7 days a week at all times of day.  The knowledge test must be passed before we can administer the road test.  The road test will be administered in the customer's vehicle; a school instruction vehicle may be used for an additional charge.

Please sign up here, then call to schedule.  You're welcome to call first to check on availability, but all lessons must be paid prior to scheduling.

**48 hours' notice required for all cancellations or reschedules to avoid a fee.**

For a list of all adult lesson policies and guidelines, please click the dark blue "policies" tab above and to the right

 


 
 
 
 

$599.00Sign up

WA STATE TESTING

Package NamePackage DescriptionPriceSign up
Knowledge Test

1 WA State Knowledge test. Valid for three attempts. 


$29.95Sign up
Road Test

1 WA State Road Test in Your Vehicle.

To use your vehicle we will need proof of insurance, current tabs, and a pre-test vehicle check to make sure systems are in proper working order.  Please call with questions. The WA State knowledge test must be passed before a Road Test can be provided.  We can provide you with a temporary permit to take the test if you do not have a WA permit or license from another country.  

Please sign up here, then call to schedule.

**48 hours' notice required for all cancellations or reschedules to avoid paying again.**

 

For a list of all testing policies, please click the dark blue "policies" tab above and to the right

Please note that WA State law prohibits us from administering the Road Test to anyone with a mental or physical disability (permanent or temporary such as a broken leg etc) that could affect their ability to drive; please contact your local DOL office for additional information. ref: WA State RCW 46.20.041



$49.95Sign up
Knowledge and Road Test1 WA State Knowledge Test and 1 WA State Road Test (in your vehicle). The WA State Knowledge test must be scheduled and passed first and then the WA State Road Test may be taken. The Knowledge Test should be scheduled on a separate day from the Road Test. 
$69.95Sign up
Road Test using SWERVE Vehicle

1 WA State Road Test using a Swerve Vehicle.

We have assorted Toyotas and Nissans available for testing.  You do not need your own insurance to use our cars.  The WA State knowledge test must be passed before a Road Test can be provided. We can provide you with a temporary permit to take the test if you do not have a WA permit or license from another country.  

Please sign up here, then call to schedule.

**48 hours' notice required for all cancellations or reschedules to avoid paying again.**

 

For a list of all testing policies, please click the dark blue "policies" tab above and to the right

Please note that WA State law prohibits us from administering the Road Test to anyone with a mental or physical disability (permanent or temporary such as a broken leg etc) that could affect their ability to drive; please contact your local DOL office for additional information. ref: WA State RCW 46.20.041



$69.95Sign up
30 Minute Warm-Up, Road Test and SWERVE Vehicle30 Minute Warm-Up and WA State Road Test using SWERVE Vehicle
$99.95Sign up

INFORMATION

Swerve Driving School offers a variety of driving programs to meet your needs.

New Driver Training: 30 hours of classroom, 6 behind the wheel sessions, 1 knowledge test

Adult Drives: Offered in one hour increments. Packages are available.

WA State Testing: Road Testing and Knowledge Testing . Don't wait! Offered by appointment.

Fleet Training Services: Training for companies that have employees that require the use of company vehicles

Continuing Education: Continuing Education offered to WA state licensed Driving Instructors

POLICIES