From the WEM Community Education Department: AARP has extended in-person Defensive Driving Courses until March 2021. The AARP Smart Driver Course is the nation’s first refresher course specifically designed for drivers age 50 and older.
Why take the course?
Register at the AARP Driver Safety website, If you have taken a driving class in the last three years, indicate that, and you will be routed to the four-hour refresher class option. Otherwise, you will be routed to the eight-hour class. There is a discount for AARP members. When entering your payment information, be sure to enter promo code DRIVINGSKILLS for 25% discount (good through December 31, 2020) to save even more.
For drivers age 55+, they will provide you with a certificate at the end to submit for an insurance discount, good with any carrier in Minnesota. This discount is good for three years!