Professional Auto Detailing Training

The Drive Auto Appearance Academy is the premier auto detailing training facility in North Texas. Our goal is to teach, coach and mentor aspiring auto detailing technicians and entrepreneurs to achieve success in the fast paced auto appearance industry. The Drive Auto Appearance Academy is an intensive complete hands-on and classroom curriculum developed to introduce and expand students knowledge in all areas of starting and growing their own auto detailing business. 

Here's What Makes Drive Auto Appearance Academy Different:

  • You'll gain a deep understanding of all aspects of auto detailing industry and techniques

  • Customized training scheduling.  Small, individualized classes with plenty of one-on-one time with the instructor

  • Classes held in our state-of-the-art training facility

  • Our experienced instructors are also successful business owners with years and are passionate about helping you grow your business

  • Designed for fixed location detail shops and mobile operations alike 

  • Real world training and “learn-by-doing” instruction on actual vehicles

  • In-depth instruction on detailing chemicals and auto detailing theory

  • Hands-on practice using professional detailing equipment, such as polishers, hot water extractors, ozone machines, etc.

  • Discounted Business Startup Packages



Watch The Drive Auto Appearance Academy Video Below!

Day One:

  • Exterior Detailing Theory

  • Chemical Theory

  • Prep Washing

  • Surface Decontamination

  • Waterless & Rinseless Washing Techniques

  • Introduction to Polishers

  • Tool/Machine Maintenance

  • Scratch & Swirl Removal (Paint Correction)

  • High Pressure Washing

  • Hand Waxing

  • Engine Detailing

  • Headlight Restoration

  • Intro To Ceramic Coating Theory & Installation

Day Two:

  • Interior Detailing Theory

  • Chemical Theory

  • Interior Prep 

  • Leather & Vinyl Cleaning

  • Carpet Shampoo

  • Spot & Stain Removal 

  • Hot Water Extraction

  • Vapor Steam Cleaning

  • Ozone Machines

  • Odor Removal Techniques

Day Three:

  • Mobile vs. Fixed Location Operations

  • Business Plan Development 

  • Organizational Structures & Management

  • Insurance 

  • Financial Management

  • Pricing Strategies

  • Customer Acquisition  

  • Paid Advertising & Social Media Marketing

What You'll Learn:

Drive Auto Appearance Academy Gallery


Tel: 214-299-9473 


Mon - Fri: 9am - 6pm

Saturday: 10am-3pm

Sunday: CLOSED

Green Business Certified

We're proud to be North Texas' only Certified Green Auto Detailing Business! Click Here to find out more about our Green Mission Statement.


- Auto Detailing

- Ceramic Coating Installation

- Paint Protection Film

- Window Tint

- Paintless Dent Repair

- Alloy Wheel Repair


1101 Ohio Drive 

Suite #107
Plano, TX 75093

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