Helping prepare you for the road! Learn the techniques you need to be a confident, safe driver.

Our online company has extended a 20% discount on Teen Drivers Ed. Use the code: 20FGDS.

1st Gear is temporarily closed in response to the Coronavirus.

We are not able to provide In-Car Driving lessons at this time but Online classes are available for Teen Drivers Ed and Adult Drivers Ed.

Any questions can be answered by email at

The safety of our students, staff and community is our priority. Better to be cautious than regretful.

James Gonzalez

1st gear driving school, san antonio

First Gear Driving School

About Us!

First Gear Driving School has been serving the Bexar, Wilson and Atascosa counties since 2010.  We provide Teen Drivers Education, Adult Drivers Education and Private Drive Lessons with an emphasis on quality.  We are business owners, teachers and school bus drivers who live and work in your local community.  As one of the largest driver education schools south of downtown San Antonio, we are proud to have taught thousands of teens and adults to, “Make Our Roadways Safer One Driver at a Time.”

Contact First Gear Driving School


Mon-Thurs: 1:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am - 2:30 pm