DDC4 – COURSE DESCRIPTION

What is a Defensive Driving Program?

 

A Court diversion and educational program which presents traffic safety classes through court certified school.

There are numerous benefits of our Defensive Driving course, including:

  • Renew awareness of roadway safety.
  • Update or refresh knowledge, skills and techniques on defensive driving.
  • Reduce risk of vehicle collision and personal injury.
  • Dismissal of traffic ticket.
  • Avoid insurance increases.
  • Fulfill a court order.

 

Who should take this course?

 

Everyone! Most people take the course to dismiss a ticket. In Arizona, you are eligible to take the course for a ticket dismissal once every year from violation date to violation date.

If you received multiple violations on one ticket, only one moving violation can be dismissed. You are responsible for the remaining violations.

You can also take the course just to enhance your defensive driving skills and roadway knowledge.

Course Curriculum

 

Participants learn how to recognize both potential and immediate hazards, how to avoid collisions in a variety of driving conditions and how to choose safe and legal driving behaviors.

The course covers a variety of topics to include:

  • Driving Defensively in our roadway community
  • Distracted and Impaired Driving
  • Conditions in our roadway community
  • Fatal four driving behaviors

Our curriculum is comprised of course components carefully aligned to promote the best possible instruction and provide a good mix of technologies and interactions that result in a comprehensive and constructive learning experience. In a creative blending approach to training our curriculum combines traditional training methods with technology to achieve learning and safety objectives.  

Length of Course

 

Classes are required to be a minimum of 4 hours and not longer than 4 and ½ hours. The time for class registration and breaks do not count towards the minimum or maximum time.

 

Locations

 

CENTRAL-WEST OF THE VALLEY

3243 W Thomas Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85017

(33rd Ave. and Thomas Rd)

EAST OF THE VALLEY

4040 E McDowell Rd., Suite 101, Phoenix, AZ 85008

(40th St. and McDowell)

NORTH WEST OF THE VALLEY

17126 N 134th Dr., Suite 2, Surprise, AZ 85378

(Bell Rd and Grand Ave) 

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Check our upcoming class schedule.

Call us   (602) 273-4949

 

 

 

 

 

ARIZONA SUPREME COURT

DEFENSIVE DRIVING PROGRAM

TOLL-FREE PHONE NUMBER  1-888-334-5565

WEBSITE: www.azcourts.gov/drive

E-MAIL: ddrive@courts.az.gov

 

REFUND POLICY: We have a non refund policy for our school fee.