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Registration Information

Please read all information before proceeding to the next page: 'Class Schedules.'

Cost & Payment

Payment in full of $85 must be paid at time of registration.


Students who enroll in driver's education classes that begin on or after July 1 must purchase their own copy of the textbook, "How to Drive: The Beginning Driver's Manual" 14th edition prior to their first class meeting. The book costs $19.95 and will be available in all four of CCRI's Main campuses in Warwick, Lincoln, Providence and Newport and online for an additional $5 shipping cost. View hours and locations or order online at the  CCRI Bookstore's Website . Students will not be able to purchase books in class and must bring this book to their first class meeting.

Refund Policy

Students must provide a minimum of 48-hours’ notice prior to the start of a course in order to be eligible for a refund. Without proper notice or documented medical excuse, students will be required to re-register and pay. No partial refunds of tuition are made under any circumstances. Students are eligible for a refund in full if the course has been cancelled by CWCE.

How to Register

Telephone registrations cannot be accepted for the Driver Education program. Please select from the registration options below (Walk-In, Fax, or Mail). Please note that online registration is unavailable at this time. Driver Education teachers will NOT be able to accept registrations at your school. All registrations must be processed through CCRI prior to the start of class.

There is a maximum enrollment number for each class and several classes do fill fast, so please don't wait until the last minute to register!

Students will receive an email notification confirming their registration within 2 days if a legible, valid email address is provided on the registration form. If you do not receive notification, you can call one of our CWCE offices listed in the contact information box on the top right of this page to confirm your registration. It is necessary for you to provide all required information, except those fields noted as ‘optional.’


Eligible students wishing to pay by cash, check or money order (payable to CCRI), or credit card may register in person at one of the CCRI locations listed below. For more information on hours of operation by campus, see the Contact Information box on the top right of this page.


Eligible students wishing to pay by credit card may fax a Driver Education Registration Form (PDF*) to the Center for Workforce & Community Education Office at 401.825.1116.

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Eligible students wishing to pay by check or money order (payable to CCRI) or by credit card may do so by mailing a Driver Education Registration Form (PDF*) to: CCRI, Center for Workforce & Community Education, Attn: Driver Education Program, 400 East Avenue, Room 1012, Warwick, RI 02886.

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Last Updated: 4/24/14