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55+ Driver Safety Refresher Class


Enrichment Adult / Finance -
2021 Summer

This class will be taught online [virtually] by the instructor.  
Participants will be able to attend class at the Senior Center or take as an online class at home.
Please choose which location you will be participating in when registering. 


If you're 55 or older, get a discount on your personal auto insurance and improve your driving skills! The Defensive Driving Course, developed by the National Safety Council, teaches basic crash prevention techniques and has a proven record of reducing traffic violations and incidents. It's taught by experienced, professional traffic safety instructors, including officers of the Minnesota State Patrol. The class consists of lecture, films and discussions. There is no behind-the-wheel driving and there are no tests.

According to Minnesota state law, people age 55 and older who complete a state-approved defensive driving course are eligible to receive a 10 percent, three-year discount on auto insurance. This includes in-person classroom, online training, and live virtual Zoom classes.  After you complete the course, you will receive a certificate of completion to give to your insurance company.

NOTE: If you choose to take the class from home, you will need to visit the Senior Center to pick up the class booklet. The class link will be sent the day before the class.


Instructor: Minnesota Safety Council
Our Mission: To strengthen individuals, families and organizations by helping prevent injuries and support safer, healthier lives.

What We Do: The Minnesota Safety Council is a member-based, private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to preventing unintentional injuries - a leading cause of death, disability and economic loss. We offer traffic programs for the workplace and the larger community, including defensive driving classes for mature drivers and interactive online programs for teens. Since 1928, our sole focus has been to make Minnesota a safer and healthier place to live. The Minnesota Safety Council is a chapter of the National Safety Council.

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1579.400
Normandy Park Education Center : 153 Senior Center
Thursday, Jun 3
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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1579.402
Normandy Park Education Center : 153 Senior Center
Tuesday, Jun 15
12:30 - 4:30 PM

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1579.404
Normandy Park Education Center : 153 Senior Center
Wednesday, Jun 23
5:30 - 9:30 PM

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