The Alive at 25 4-hour defensive driving class goes beyond what is taught in driver’s education. It is taught by local law enforcement officers and is offered throughout Maryland and often used to get vehicle insurance discounts. Upcoming public classes are $50.00 and held in Calvert, Charles, Queen Anne’s, Montgomery, Baltimore, and Harford County counties. It is also offered privately and will be available for registrations this Saturday Baltimore Gas and Electric’s Teen Safety Day. Call 800.875.4770 for details or register teens and young adults for classes at https://chesapeakesc.org/training/defensive-driving/
More than 6500 teens that attended Alive at 25 had their driving records, citations, crashes and DUI arrests evaluated before and after taking the class by the Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute in North Dakota. The outcomes on the present evaluation found significant and worthwhile before and after effects which can be attributed to the program. In addition, the study stated that “when compared to driving behavior in the year before taking the class, there is a significant reduction in crashes, citations and DUI arrests“.
Some insurance companies will give up to a 15 percent discount upon completion of the class. This course meets Maryland MVA requirements for those that are required to attend a Driver Improvement Course. Attendees must be on time and should bring MVA paperwork with them if assigned by Court to take a DIP course. Certificates will be mailed upon completion of the course.
Course Materials Include: student workbooks and lunch for attendees at CRSC main office trainings.
Course Time: Course time varies by location
Alternative Location: Register for this course at College of Southern Maryland, or any of the available locations below.
College of Southern MD – La Plata 730 Mitchell Rd, La Plata, MD 20646; 5-9pm
May 14, 2019
June 11, 2019
July 9, 2019
August 6, 2019
September 17, 2019
October 15, 2019
November 12, 2019
December 10, 2019
College of Southern MD – Prince Frederick 115 J W Williams Rd, Prince Frederick, MD 20678; 5-9pm
May 6, 2019
June 3, 2019
July 8, 2019
August 12, 2019
September 9, 2019
October 7, 2019
November 4, 2019
December 2, 2019