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AARP 55 ALIVE Driver Refresher Course

March 2017

Did you know that you can save up to $50 per year, per person, on your auto policy by taking a driving course?  Many of our clients take the 55 Alive Driving Refresher Course to earn the discount. The cost to you is only $12 if you are a current AARP member, or $14 for non-AARP members.  The credit from taking one course will apply for three to five years depending on the insurance carrier.  Anyone may take the class, but you must be 55 or older to qualify for the discount on your automobile insurance policy.

About the Course

By taking a driver safety course you'll learn the current rules of the road, defensive driving techniques, and how to operate your vehicle more safely in today's increasingly challenging driving environment. You'll learn how you can manage and accommodate common age-related changes in vision, hearing and reaction time. In addition, you'll learn:

  • How to minimize the effects of dangerous blind spots
  • How to maintain the proper following distance behind another car
  • The safest ways to change lanes and make turns at busy intersections
  • Proper use of safety belts, air bags, anti-lock brakes, and new technologies used in cars
  • Ways to monitor your own and others' driving skills and capabilities
  • The effects of medications on driving
  • The importance of eliminating distractions, such as eating, smoking, and cell-phone use

How to Register

You will need to call the numbers listed below to reserve a seat. The class length is four hours, generally 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. but may vary.

Upcoming Courses

August 23, 2013
McKendree United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall
2860 McKendree Church Road, Kevil, KY
To register call: 270-488-3144

September 27, 2013
Salem Springs Lake Health & Rehabilitation Center
509 N Hayden Street, Salem, KY 
To register call: 270-988-4572

November 23, 2013
Murray Wellness Center
716 Poplar Street, Murray, KY
To register call: 270-762-1348
*The classes at the Murray Wellness Center start at 8:00

December 10, 2013
Mayfield Women’s Club
Mayfield, KY
To register call: 270-753-9640

How to Earn the Discount on your Automobile Policy

Once you have taken the class, mail or bring your certificate to our office and we will apply your credit immediately to your policy. Please feel free to contact us should you have any questions.

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