Silverton Senior Center

About the AARP Drivers Safety Course

The course is designed to help you:

  • Update driving skills and your knowledge of the rules - and hazards - of the road.
  • Learn about normal age-related physical changes and how to adjust your driving to compensate.
  • Reduce your chances for traffic violations, accidents and chances for injuries.
  • Get an insurance discount. Auto insurance companies in most states provide a multi-year discount to AARP graduates! (Some states may have restrictions on accepting online driver improvement course for insurance discounts; please consult your insurance agent for specifics in your state.)

Highlights of the course:

The AARP Driver Safety course is packed with useful information that you can use immediately, including:

  • How to maintain a proper following distance
  • The safest way to change lanes and make turns at intersections
  • The effects of medications on driving
  • Reducing driver distractions such as eating, smoking and cell phone use