Cantor's Driving School's Experienced, Expert InstructorsCantorís Driving School instructors are the very best in the Broward County, Palm Beach County and Martin County area. Our instructors know how teens, adults and seniors learn to drive, so we customize our teaching approaches to our students. All Cantor's Driving School instructors have clean driving records, child abuse clearances, have passed criminal background checks and been FBI fingerprinted.
All Cantor's Driving School instructors are off-duty or retired police officers.
Cantor’s Driving School has taught over 30,000 people how to drive Ė The Driving School That Gets Results®
All Instructors Are Florida State-CertifiedEvery Cantorís Driving School instructor is certified by the State of Florida, a rigorous process that includes driving instructor training and submission of extensive documentation proving credibility of qualifications and character, including:
- Complete the 32-hour Driving Instructor Training Course (DITC)
- Submit a commercial driving school instructor application
- Driving school owner Frank Cantor must provide a notarized statement of employment as a driving instructor at his school
- A valid Florida driver license and a clear driving record for the previous 3 years (at least), with no license "suspensions, revocations, cancellations, or disqualification"
- Submit a set of fingerprints for a fingerprint-based criminal background check
- Submit a recent, clean Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) report
- Certification must be renewed every year
- Source: Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FDHSMV)
Meet Our Driving Instructors
Glenn ToppingGlenn is a retired Broward County Patrol Sergeant. He presently is an Air Security Officer who assists Immigration and Customs Enforcement with custody and control of detainees. During his tenure in the Police force he completed many training classes and has received many honors and awards for his police work. Glenn is also currently a private Investigator and bodyguard; his company is Spyglass Investigations and Protection LLC. He is a graduate of Miami Dade College.
Lester KrullLester served with the United States Secret Service for over twenty years. He was with the Presidential Protection Division for most of his career, protecting three United States Presidents in Washington, D.C. His training included extensive driver training courses specializing in defensive driving. Upon leaving the Secret Service, he was employed by the Academy for Homeland Security which was formed post 9/11 to train airline personal in counter - terrorism techniques. Lester moved to Florida with his family in 2000 where he was employed by an upscale shopping mall as Director of Security. He and his wife are the parents of two teenagers whom he personally trained to drive. He brings the patience, level-headedness and training needed to confidently train students how to become safe drivers.
Michael BanksMichael is retired from the Pembroke Pines Police Department. He served the department for 25 years as a patrol officer for 5 years and a Traffic Homicide Investigator in the traffic unit for 20 years. Michael has investigated hundreds of traffic crashes over the years and has taught other members of the department crash investigation and traffic safety. He also taught traffic school safety courses. Michael is a native of South Florida and a resident of Broward County.
Mike ConklinMike is retired from the New York City Police Department. He served as a police officer for over 5 years and as a detective investigator on the highway patrol/accident investigation division for over 15 years. Mike has performed numberous criminal investigations of motor vehicle accidents with emphasis on leaving the scene, serious injuries and fatalities. After retiring from NYPD, he was a special investigator conducting insurance fraud, vehicle theft and surveillance. Mike's background in motor vehicle accidents is an asset to teaching all ages to be defensive and safe drivers. Mike is a resident of Palm Beach County.
Al CaballeroAl is a retired Law Enforcement Officer with the New York City Police Department. Alís 17 years of experience includes working as a Patrol Officer (from investigating accidents for the Streets Division to the Health & Hospital Corporation), Security Detail for the New York Yankees, and Detective with the Organized Crime Control Bureau. Al has also worked with the NYC Department of Corrections as a Corrections Officer. Al resides with his family in Palm Beach County and is fluent in Spanish as well as English. He has two daughters whom he has personally taught to drive. His experience, patience and bilingual skills help him effectively teach students of all ages to drive safely.
Gordon StarrGordon is retired from the United States Navy as a Military Police Officer, Chief of Police for the Military Police Academy and Criminal Investigator. He was also a Palm Beach Sheriff serving as a District Police Officer, Gang Task Force and Deputy Patrol Officer. Gordon has extensive background in accident investigation and aggressive driving enforcement. He is a resident of Palm Beach County.
Ray FernandezRay is a retired law enforcement officer from Miami-Dade County. During his tenure he worked in the traffic unit as an accident investigator as well as an undercover investigator in the illegal drug division. After retirement, he owned and operated a private investigation agency, specializing in interrogations, missing persons, undercover investigations, insurance fraud and much more. Ray is a long time resident of Broward County.
Employment for Driving InstructorsCantor's Driving School is always looking for good driving instructors. Call us at 954-740-1103 to inquire about current opportunities.
Links to Driving Lessons Pages for other Southeastern Florida Cities, Towns and MunicipalitiesCantor's Driving School offers driving lessons throughout southeastern FL, including Broward County, Palm Beach County and Martin County. Here are some of the towns served by Cantor's Driving School:
Broward County Driving Schools
Coral Springs Driving School, Parkland Driving School, Weston Driving School, Plantation Driving School, Coconut Creek Driving School, Pembroke Pines Driving School, Hollywood Driving School, Fort Lauderdale Driving School, Pompano Beach Driving School, Davie Driving School, Sunrise Driving School.
Palm Beach County Driving Schools
Delray Beach Driving School, West Palm Beach Driving School, Boynton Beach Driving School, Wellington Driving School, Palm Beach Gardens Driving School, Boca Raton Driving School, Royal Palm Beach Driving School, Lakeworth Driving School, Greenacres Driving School, Palm Beach Driving School, Jupiter Driving School.
Martin County Driving Schools
Stuart, Palm City, Hobe Sound, Jensen Beach, Port Salerno, Indiantown, Sewall's Point and many more locations in Martin County and the Treasure Coast area.
Only the larger towns are listed, so if you don't see your town listed here, call us at 954-740-1103 or use our convenient contact form.