AARP Smart Driving

AARP 4 and 8 Hour Smart Driving Classes

These courses are designed for the driver over age 50 to help discover how roads, cars, and you may have changed since you started driving. Learn eight driving strategies to make you a safer driver. Completion of this AARP Driver Safety course qualifies each student over age 55 (sometimes 50) a certificate redeemable for a discount on auto insurance premium. First timers must take the 8-hour course then a refresher course every 3 years to continue the discount. Please check with your insurance agent for age qualifications and renewal details. The cost of this class includes fees paid to AARP for the course.
Fees: $22 AARP Members, $27 non-AARP Members
AARP Members please register in person or by phone (you will need your AARP member number)
Register for these programs: by phone (507-664-3700), in person at FiftyNorth, or by clicking on the title of the class
Please preregister and check-in for all classes no matter your membership levels. It is also important to check-in at the front desk when you arrive for your class.  We use attendance data for grant applications, insurance reimbursement, space planning and determining whether or not to cancel a class.

Register for these programs: by phone (507-664-3700), in person at FiftyNorth, or by clicking on the title of the class

 

**At this time all courses are cancelled through the end of 2020. If fall arrives and it turns out it is safe to open, AARP will revisit the opportunity for events in 2020.
If you need a course in order to get your insurance discount here is info about a 25% discount for the online course.
Website: www.aarpdriversafety.org
Promo code for 25% discount: DRIVINGSKILLS

 

AARP Smart DriverTEK Classes

These free, 90-minute Smart DriverTEK Workshops will help you understand current and evolving vehicle safety technologies and how to use them. You will learn how the benefits of these technologies may enhance your driving safety and extend your safe driving years. You will receive a vehicle technology checklist and learn to identify the safety technologies that best suit your needs when purchasing a new vehicle.

Please register to reserve your place; workshop space is limited. The Smart DriverTEK Workshop is distinct from AARP Driver Safety’s Smart Driver course. Taking the Smart DriverTEK workshop will not result in a discount on your auto insurance.

Please preregister and check-in for all classes no matter your membership levels. It is also important to check-in at the front desk when you arrive for your class.  We use attendance data for grant applications, insurance reimbursement, space planning and determining whether or not to cancel a class.

Register for these programs: by phone (507-664-3700), in person at FiftyNorth, or by clicking on the title of the class

 

**At this time all courses are cancelled through the end of 2020. If fall arrives and it turns out it is safe to open, AARP will revisit the opportunity for events in 2020.

 

Smart DriverTEK is offering

Virtual Workshops

Technology is changing the driving experience. The new free, AARP Smart DriverTEK workshop will keep you in the know about the latest high-tech safety features in your current or future car. Learn about what new technologies are available, how they work, and how they can make driving safer and more enjoyable.

This interactive 90-minute workshop will help you understand:

  • Blind-spot detection systems
  • Forward-collision warning systems
  • Lane-departure warning systems
  • And much more!

*PLEASE NOTE: ALL TIMES LISTED ARE IN EASTERN TIME.*

Follow the link below to register for one of the workshop dates.

https://aarp.cvent.com/sdtekvirtual