DanubeNet

Total Driving School Management


5 / 5
7 reviews

Who Uses This Software?

We serve both drivers ed schools as well as the truck and motorcycle schools. Also individuals and organization performing training for disabled individuals.


Average Ratings

7 Reviews

  • 5 / 5
    Overall

  • 5 / 5
    Ease of Use

  • 5 / 5
    Customer Service

Product Details

  • Starting Price
    $2.00/user
  • Pricing Details
    Pricing is per student account as low as $2/student. This is One-Time cost.
  • Free Demo
  • Deployment
    Cloud, SaaS, Web
    Mobile - Android Native
    Mobile - iOS Native
  • Training
    Documentation
    Live Online
  • Support
    Online
    Business Hours

Vendor Details

  • DanubeNet
  • www.drivingschoolsoftware.com
  • Founded 2001
  • United States

About Total Driving School Management

The most complete software solution specifically designed for driving schools. Customized solution that includes student scheduling, online signup, billing, reporting, state forms, email and text message reminders, lesson progress recording, electronic file management, FREE website design and hosting and more. We also offer new revenue generating services that can increase your schools revenue and profitability. Call 888-635-8540 for personalized demo.


Total Driving School Management Features

  • Appointment Reminders
  • Driver Scheduling
  • Online Booking
  • Online Payments
  • Payroll Management
  • Student Management
  • Time Tracking

Total Driving School Management Reviews Recently Reviewed!


We have been using this software for 5+ years. We couldn't stay in business without it.

Jul 26, 2018
5/5
Overall

4 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: We used a scheduling only software at one time, but quickly outgrew it. Driving School Software was only slightly more cost but does so much more! We needed an all in one software in order to open additional locations and be able to run all locations from any office. We register, receive payment, track classroom hours, track BTW hours, track State Testing, and final underage Certification. All tracking keeps us compliant with State requirements. Scheduling students is FAST! Creating open appointments and changing them is a breeze. Looking up students and and using quickviews for a brief overview is a real time saver. Automated e-mails and sms, plus we can send single sms directly to student and/or parents.

Cons: Although it's fast, moving through different screens for student accounts, i.e., billing on one screen, enrollment on another, general information on another; can be cumbersome, but not a real Con, just could be better. The developers are addressing these issues at this time and we are eagerly looking forward to the enhancements.

Overall: Time savings, cost savings. Can use anywhere I have an Internet connection. Frees up time from our offices having to schedule over the phone and we can spend more time with prospective customers.

Have been using the program going on 3-years. Very easy to maneuver and great technical support.

Jul 20, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: The support team is what makes this software. They are right there to assist and make the adjustments to the needs of the driving school. I had left Danube for another vendor's software and found out I made a mistake. The other software was the same for every school customer they had and if I needed something specific for my school, it could not be done as it would affect the program for all their customers. Danube is not limited and I was back to Danube within 2-months. " You don't know what you've got until it is gone". I can generate the data for my state's specific reports, I can create excel spreadsheets and have fields that assist me with proactive marketing. Emailing customers is easy and sorting out what receipts came in for specific locations is vital when having to do gross receipts tax with different tax rates.

Cons: Gross receipts don't match up monthly with that of the merchant account because they don't have the same dates when taken into our school.

Overall: Works good with my website. Calendar reminders, reports, managing accounts receivables and receipts, rosters, attendance and will be using drive time reports soon.

Ease of doing business is great!

We'd be lost without it!

Sep 10, 2018
4/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

3 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: The fact that it is capable of doing a LOT of things for your business; it's multi-faceted and user-friendly. We've had this program since 2010 and we have experienced substantial growth in our business with the online enrollment portion of the program---it makes taking enrollment so much easier if you can get the client to enroll themselves.

Cons: I don't like the bookkeeping aspect of it; it needs to be developed more with accounting in mind, but then again, it's not accounting software---we use QuickBooks for that.

Also, it didn't come with a user manual when we first went with the company which was 11 years ago but they are developing it now. We were one of their first customers so at that time, the company was small.

Overall: Many upgrades have come about in the last few years to improve the features of the program. They have worked hard to make response time to issues quicker.

First rate Driving School scheduling software.

Aug 07, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
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Pros: Easy of scheduling, on-line sign up and payments, very flexible to make changes in pricing and to add classes. Fair cost. Program open time slot several months out with one transaction.

Cons: Inability to schedule Observations on line through the student portal.

Overall: Ability to look out at our lead times, easily check on how classes are filling and assign individual instructors different territories as well as to overlap. Make last minute changes quickly and easily and instructors can see their schedule from home as well as just before they go out to drive. Track payments easily and be sure students are paid in full.

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Aug 07, 2018
5/5
Overall

4 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

4 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: The online scheduling for road and class time has taken hours of work time off of my office staff. At the same time provided a convenient scheduling option for our customers. The RMV reporting system is a game changer! Talk about saving hours of work time!!!! Great customer service and technical support as well!

Cons: I have not run across many negative aspects to the program. As with any system, nothing is 100% perfect. But nothing jumps out as specific ongoing issue.

Overall: I have been running an auto school for well over a decade. The convenience, and ease of the Danube system has made my life SO MUCH EASIER! I would endorse this system to any auto school owner/manager looking to streamline operations.

Wonderful software which they will adapt for your company's needs.

Jul 13, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
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Pros: You can generate detailed data reports so you can better manage your students. If you need something added to the system all you need to do is submit a request and if it is possible, they create a program for you! Just fantastic.

Cons: They have thought of most everything so there isn't much to complain about! All good on our end. Really.

This was an easy to use and efficient means of tracking my progress

Sep 10, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
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Pros: As a driving student using this easy-to-use software it greatly helped my instructors keep tabs on my progress.

Cons: I feel like the main menu's layout could have been more intuitive in regards to what tabs need to be accessed most frequently.