First Time Driving School


(201) 461-4274
Owner: Martin Messano

684 Bergen Blvd.  Ridgefield, N.J. 07657
License #020-85N

Who We Are

 Count on First Time Driving School, to provide Behind-the-Wheel driving lessons for your High School student.  

 Our Driving Instructors are school teachers who are professional educators and know how to simplify the learning process.  

 We understand the anxieties of parents and students, and we are here to guide you through the learning process to become a confident, safe, and successful  driver. In the business for more than 35 years with a A+ BBB rating.

 First Time Driving School comes highly recommended through a number of High Schools throughout New Jersey

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Behind-the-Wheel Instruction

Let our Ceritfied Instructors provide your High School Student with Behind-the-Wheel lessons. We have exceptionally maintained dual controlled vehicles, no embarressing billboard advertising on our roof. Our lessons are available 7days / week with free door-to-door pick up service.

Written Exam

FTDS is licensed (#000030) by NJMVC to administer the state written exam to 16yr olds in our office. Thus providing a relaxed atmosphere. Examinations in our facility are available 7 days a week by appointment.

Road Test

FTDS offers a service in our vehicle to assist you to your road test. Your DMV appointment was scheduled at the completion of the lessons, but not our service. You must contact Martin Messano @ (201) 346-0769 in advance to schedule our service.