About Us

Defensive Driving

Skid Control

Skid Avoidance 

Winter Driving 

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Skid Control Family Drive 
Scheduled Classes:

Please call for current schedule

(720) 202-6414

​​​Now also working with Commercial Vehicle Training Center in Watkins, CO. 

Call today for more info about Skid Control and Defensive Driving for Class B License!



Learn to drive Safer in:

  • snow
  • sleet
  • rain
  • dirt

No snow, ice, or water required! Year Round!


Driving Academy, LLC

Call:  720-202-6414

Skid train today, be ​Safer on the road for life!

First Gear


    & Skid School

First Gear Driving Academy, LLC is your place to go for an innovative advanced defensive driving class in Denver, Colorado.  Our training services deliver superior skills and knowledge to drivers at all levels of driving experience by using an international system , known as SKIDCAR, and a safety based curriculum to teach skid control  and driver safety all year round!