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No matter how much driving experience you have – or what an older person might tell you – you cannot jump behind the wheel of a stick shift vehicle and go on your way. If you want to learn Manual Transmission Driving, The Next Street offers beginner courses which, by the end of the class, will have your switching gears with ease. Go ahead, learn stick shifting at The Next Street.


Manual Shift Training is not just for new drivers. Buying your first sports car? Don’t stall pulling out of the dealership. Have a family member with a manual transmission car? Be prepared to drive them if they ever need help. Here’s a quick rundown on what to expect when you learn Manual Shift at The Next Street.


Interested in scheduling an appointment? Or want to learn more about our lessons. Fill out this form, and one of our helpful Manual Shift Representatives will reach out and get you shifting gears.

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The Manual Shift Training Lesson - $239

  • Each lesson is 2 hours long.
  • Manual Shift Training is done at The Next Street Watertown location. We can accommodate lessons at other Next Street locations for an additional $75 travel fee.

Training Lesson Availability

  • Manual Transmission Driving Classes are only available to licensed drivers.
  • Teen drivers with their Learner’s Permit will do all of their driver training in an automatic transmission car, but can complete Manual Training after they become a licensed driver.

Purchasing Manual Driving Lessons

  • Manual Shift Training can be added to new driver packages at the time of enrollment, purchased later, or can be bought as a stand alone item.