Ham Lake Senior Center
Driving Education for Older Adults
15544 Central Ave NE, Ham Lake, MN, 55304-5609
Distance: 1039 Miles
Program for seniors to learn safe driving practices or other tips that can help with driving as they grow older
An eight-hour class for first timers is offered once in the spring and once in the fall. A four-hour refresher course is also offered several times throughout the year. Once completed, students are eligible for a 10% discount on their auto insurance.
Defensive Driving course for older adults
- Older adults
Age 55 and over
Must register for class by calling (763) 434-0455
Class fees are listed in the monthly newsletter.
8:00am - 3:30pm, Monday - Thursday
City of Ham Lake
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.
YB-8000Older Adults Definition
Individuals who are age 50, 55, 60, 62 or 65 or older depending on the minimum age for qualifying as an older adult which varies by program.