Overview of the Texas Defensive Driving Course

Whether you want to have a ticket dismissed, or if you’re looking for a way to lower the cost of your auto insurance, there are several good reasons to enroll in the Texas Defensive Driving course through Ticket School. The professionals of Ticket School are here to instruct you on becoming a better and safer driver and doing so in the most efficient way possible. Learn more about our defensive driving course to see if you’re a good candidate and determine how much good it can do for you and your driving skills.

Understanding the Defensive Driving Course

Before learning more about the benefits of taking a defensive driving course, it’s good to first learn what a defensive driving course is. One of the first things you should know is that a defensive driving course benefits drivers of all ages and driving abilities. Even if you’ve been driving for 30 years, you can still learn a few new things by enrolling in the Ticket School course.

While enrolled in the class, you’ll learn about:

  • Traffic crash statistics
  • The dangers of drinking while driving or using drugs while driving
  • Crash dynamics, which relate to how speed, impact and vehicle size affect collisions
  • Auto safety equipment
  • Techniques for crash prevention
  • State traffic laws
  • Additional driving dangers, such as driving while fatigued, angry or stressed

Dismiss a Traffic Ticket

If you ever receive a ticket, a certified defensive driving course (a.k.a. driver safety course) may be just what you need to have it dismissed. Ticket School has a state-approved program, and you can keep that ticket from showing up on your driving record by enrolling in the defensive driving course. While you can always simply pay your ticket, you’ll still accumulate points on your driving record. Should you happen to get another ticket in the future, there’s a chance you will have to pay DPS surcharges in addition to paying more on your future insurance rates. Do yourself and your finances a favor and go with with the less expensive and more educational alternative.

Get a Discount on Your Auto Insurance

Looking for ways to lower your auto insurance premiums? Consider learning more about defensive driving. A majority of auto insurance providers offer discounts to policyholders who complete a state-accredited driving safety course. Specifically, you can save as much as ten percent on your auto insurance premiums for the next three years. It’s best that you check with your insurance agent for the most up-to-date details on how much you can save before enrolling.

Learn Online

If you’re worried about the time commitment involved with the Ticket School defensive driving course, know that you can complete it online. Even better, you can undergo training on a variety of devices, including a desktop computer, tablet and smartphone. As long as you’ve got a screen and an internet connection, you’re in business! Take the course early in the morning, during the afternoon or at night; it’s entirely up to you and your schedule.

Complete Convenience

In addition to taking the course online, you can also receive your completion certificate in a hurry if need be. The Texas defensive driving course completion certificate can now be emailed to you, for free.  We still offer a mailed or express delivery option if needed for an additional charge, but the email option is the default choice.  With Ticket School, you can either choose your delivery option when you register for your course, or you can change your option once you’re all done with the course. To make the course even more convenient, there’s no final exam for you to worry about. The way the course works is that you’ll take brief quizzes at the completion at each unit.

Take your driving skills to the next level with Ticket School’s state-of-the-art, 100% online Defensive Driving Course.