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They told my wife she needed additional lessons before she took the driving test. I agreed to pay extra for those lessons. Now they will not schedule the lessons. I have called and left messages. Sent email to the Fishers location and the school owners. They never respond.

I would not recommend this school to people who English is their second language.
- John B.
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I contacted ADS with a very tight schedule to have my sons complete the course before they started college.
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got right back to me and said he could do it.
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even got the boys back early on their Mother's birthday.
The sons completed the course in 8 days taking Sunday off. They now have their license. They were happy
with course and felt it helped their driving.
- Robert T.
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Great driving program. My son learned a lot and the instructor he had was excellent. The cost is high but in the end I think it was well worth it. I really liked that when you called their number you got an actual person to talk to about the program. They are one of the few that I found did this. I liked that the class was two days instead of just one - and they brought in a truck driver to talk about trucks and cars on the road together. That was excellent information for new drivers. I was very pleased with
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's program and would highly recommend to others.
- Maureen O.
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My son
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just completed The AA drivers school course. Before I add my comments on Angie’s list, I wanted to pass on some comments/suggestions which might help improve your service in the future. First your office staff made the paper work, scheduling, DMV process easy! They answered all my questions and gave very helpful tips for navigating through the DMV process. I had to reschedule 2 drives and once again, my phone call was promptly returned and the drives were rescheduled hassle-free.
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had 5 drives with “
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” which went very well.
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spoke calmly, gave directions, instruction, helpful suggestions and boosted his confidence.
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received one c on the first drive then 4 B’s on the other drives with the 4th drive comment ...”ready for driver’s test.” After the drives I would take
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out driving in the evening and he would work on
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’s suggestions.
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was confident and driving well...then he had his 5th drive with
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...a disaster drive! First they entered a new, larger car
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had never driven and tried to adjust the seat.
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was quite irritated and yelled at
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for not knowing how to adjust the seat! Then
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gave directions,
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followed, then would be abruptly, rudely told the task was done wrong and he would be flunked....for example,
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stopped at a white line at a stop sign...then not having clear vision he advanced up past the white line to see oncoming traffic, then turned...and was told he would flunk,
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tried to explain or ask what to do...and was cut off...no,no you would flunk. Then during part of the drive
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started answering text messages, then talked on the phone.
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tried not to listen in on the casual conversation but
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would shout out directions in the middle of the phone conversation...”change
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.” Then he got off the phone, yelled at
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more told him one more mistake and he would flunk him...have
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pull over, he would drive back to the school and make
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pay $30.00 for a repeat lesson!!!!! Wasn’t
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suppose to be giving a lesson...not giving a test!
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should not have been on the phone having casual conversations during the short 50 minute drive. If
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changed
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incorrectly, wouldn’t it have been better to suggestion trying the task again with some suggestions for improvement? How could
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give
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“B’s” say he was ready for the test then
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give
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a D- ??? Was
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wrong or
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? Having driven with
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during the 3 weeks I would say
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was rude, impatient and simply a poor teacher. The consequence was
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’s bad grade then gave
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a C in the class and he cannot take the test ahead of time. Also just when
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and I were guessing
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must have been having a bad day,
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ran into another student who casually asked how his drive went.
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simply said...”It did not go well.” He quickly responded, “Oh, you must have had
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!” So obviously
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has been the same poor instructor to other students also. His reputation precedes him. The office staff was wonderful. Thank you
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for your excellent instruction and suggestions for improvement.
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I am glad
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only had one drive with you and suggest you stop threatening the students and instruct them or find a new job.


- Mariann B.
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First i wanted the real scoop on driving schools so I called KS Dept of Transportation in Topeka to find a good school. Their director of something to do with driving education recommended
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because all the instructors were either police officers or high school teachers. And that was the only school they recommended.
So I enrolled my now 21 year old. It is scheduled for 2 full days plus 8 hours of driving time which is scheduled by the student. Easy. I had some experience with driving schools with my step kids in another state and the instructors were not professional and didnt really teach anything. I have to say that with the first kid, the classes went well, he was enthusiastic, and they finished the driving part in a month.
With my second kid who is 17 now, I found that he learned a lot. He has some attention deficits and isn't really a great student but he came home from this 8 hour class and talked for an hour of all the cool things he learned. They had a truck driver and a cop give some practical tips and stories and they had him engrossed. He
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comes up with a driving stat or tip every now and then that he learned that I had never heard before. It was impactful, professional and well run and my kids got a lot out of it.
I highly recommend BTW and have given their name to many friends.
- Marilee H.
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The provider structures their pricing so that if you do not wish to continue after the first lesson, you have already spent half of the total cost of 4 lessons ($180 - 90 minutes). The instructor took my inexperienced daughter into heavy traffic on the first day. Communication is difficult and seems unorganized.



- Mike A.
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This is a very unreliable company that I will never recommend nor do business with again.
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, had been highly recommended by 2 friends who had used him to teach their teenagers to drive. I met him at my friend's house one day and got his card - he wrote his cell phone number down and told me to call to set up an appointment. Well, I called and left several messages which weren't returned. Finally, I called the school itself, and made an appointment, with the man who answered the phone, for
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to take my son out. He was apparently very busy and the appointment was for 3 weeks in the future.
About 15 minutes before the appointment, we got a call from a woman who said she was on her way to give my son his lesson, but where did I live? I explained that
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was supposed to be doing the lesson. She didn't seem to have a clue. I asked her to have someone from the company call me. No one did, so I finally called. They apologized - said something about
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not knowing who we were so they scheduled it with someone else - REALLY??? Of course he didn't know us! We were new clients! They told us he could give our son a lesson in 3 days time (suddenly he has time?) We accepted and
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showed up for the appointment on time. It was supposed to be a 2 hour lesson - it ended up being 1-1/2 hours. We scheduled another appointment for a week and a half away - and he wrote it down on the receipt he gave me. I subsequently referred
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to a friend, and he took out her son with no problems.
Today was supposed to be the second lesson and
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never showed up. I've called his cell phone several times and left messages which have not been returned. I called the main number, which just rings and rings - not even an answering machine. This company is extremely unprofessional and unreliable, and I will never recommend them again.
- BARBARA S.
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I am very happy with the services provided by
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. The instructor was great! My daughter was pleased with him and I was pleased. He was very professional, very kind, respectful, courteous, just great character and always keep me abreast of my daughter's performance. I very much recommended their services to anyone.
- Pauline D.
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My daughter needed some extra driving practice and review for the road skills test after living in cities and overseas for the past few years. There were some initial hiccups with scheduling, which is why "responsiveness" only gets a B grade here. (D for the main office, A for her instructor.) She scheduled the lessons over a month in advance, including dates and preferred times, and was not contacted with final information until less than 48 hours (zero business days) before the first lesson. (She followed up twice the preceding week and was told "soon".) At that point, she was asked if her dates were flexible, which--by then--they were not. There was some back-and-forth with the main office but eventually everything was worked out. Her instructor,
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, was very helpful during this process and was punctual when the lessons began.
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was extremely patient, calm, and informative during the lessons. He reviewed all the basics with my daughter, who'd done almost no driving in over six years, then gradually moved on to bigger challenges, like highway driving and parallel parking. He was full of great tips for the road skills test, and each lesson was a mix of new challenges and review. By the end of the week, she was ready for the test and passed it with flying colors!
- Jennifer H.
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We were never contacted by an instructor to schedule behind-the-wheel lessons. I'd spoken to
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on two occasions, the initial phone call at the end of June and approximately two weeks before the end of
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. I was assured that we would be contacted by an instructor to schedule lessons for the last week of
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- it never happened. Please keep in mind, I originally requested their services around the end of June and was told they would not be able to schedule my son until the end of
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. I decided I would wait the month because of the good review from my friend and from what I'd read on Angie's List.
So, after waiting an entire month, a phone call two weeks prior to the end of
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and assured an instructor would call, another call 7/25/14 - no answer, just voice mail and the final call on 7/28/14, I made the decision to work with another driving school. I had also given their name to a friend at church, so their son could complete behind-the wheel training as well. Best believe, I will let them know they are better off going elsewhere.
- KISHA R.
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