Driver's education

Iowa driver education certification courses

University of Northern Iowa
UNI offers the full endorsement.
Contact: Kent Johnson at the Continuing Education Credit Programs
Telephone: 800-648-3864 or 319-273-7740

Grand View University, Des Moines
Grand View offers the full endorsement as well as behind-the-wheel certification.
Contact: Shannon Tuhn
Telephone: 515-263-6183

Western Iowa Tech, Sioux City
WIT offers behind the wheel classes as well as refresher courses online.
Contact: Dar Raye Hunwardsen
Instructor:  John Torno
Telephone: 800-352-4649 or 712-274-6400, ext. 1475

Course work must be coordinated with the Iowa Department of Education, Board of Educational Examiners

You cannot teach driver education in the classroom without first obtaining a full endorsement.

You cannot teach the behind-the-wheel portion of driver education without first obtaining a BTW certification from the Iowa Department of Transportation and the authorization from the Iowa DED, Board of Educational Examiners