Enhanced Skills Driver Training Schools Driver Services

The Secretary of State office licenses and regulates Enhanced Skills Driver Training Schools that teach advanced driving skills, such as emergency braking, crash avoidance and defensive driving techniques to licensed drivers for a fee. For more information, please visit the Enhanced Skills Driver Training Schools section. Please refer to the Administrative Rules for complete requirements.

Location Requirements

Your location must:

Training Vehicle Requirements

Training vehicles must:

The following applications must be completed and mailed to the Secretary of State's office if applicable. All forms are available online. It is the school's responsibility to reapply each year. By law, school applications must be submitted at least 15 days prior to the expiration date of the license. Upon receipt of the documents, the Commercial Driver Training Section will contact you to schedule initial inspections of property and processing of applications. For information regarding curriculum, please refer to the Administrative Rules.

Application Fees (two-year license)

Mail checks payable to Illinois Secretary of State and mail to:
Illinois Secretary of State
Commercial Driver Training Section
650 Roppolo Dr.
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Administrative Rules