Driving Education for Older Adults
2300 Orleans St W, Stillwater, MN, 55082-7552
Program for seniors to learn safe driving practices or other tips that can help with driving as they grow older
The AARP Smart Driver Course helps senior drivers sharpen their defensive driving skills. They offer the first time class (8 hours total in two days) and the refresher class (4 hours).
Drivers age 50 and over
Pre-registration is required and must be accompanied by fee, payable to Community Thread. Participants must bring their current driver's license to class.
For AARP members the cost of the class is $20; for non-AARP members the cost is $25.
9:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday
Only serves residents in the Stillwater school district #834
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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JR-8200.8500-180Driving Safety Education Definition
Programs that are designed to increase public awareness of the measures people can take to ensure their safety when driving an automobile or other motor vehicle. Driving safety programs provide information about traffic laws as they apply to motor vehicles; warnings regarding behaviors which contribute to accidents such as speeding and driving while drowsy or intoxicated; suggestions for avoiding confrontations with aggressive drivers; and tips for driving safely under specific conditions, e.g., with trucks and other large vehicles, in bad weather, in heavy traffic, in parking lots, or in areas where deer and other large animals may be roadway hazards. Information about recommended automobile maintenance practices, used car purchase tips and suggestions regarding safety equipment such as air bags may also be included.
PL-7400.1900-500Mature Driver Training Definition
Programs that offer courses for older adults which focus on safe driving practices for this population. People who successfully complete the course may receive certificates that make them eligible for reduced motor vehicle liability insurance.