Welcome to the National Safety Council site for Florida Approved Defensive Driving program
The National Safety Councilís Florida version of the online Defensive Driving Course (DDC-Online) is approved by the Florida Department of Highway Safety & Motor Vehicle and meets their requirement for the 4-hour Basic Driver Improvement course. With the Florida version of DDC-Online you can receive this training at your convenience on your personal computer and print your completion certificate right after you graduate! Using state-of-the-art animation, graphics, and sound narration, our online course offers the most engaging, interactive learning experience than any other online driver improvement course. Click here to take a free demo and experience it for yourself.
Florida motorists may elect to take the Basic Driver Improvement (BDI) course to avoid points from a moving violation being added to their driving record. Individuals may take the BDI course once every twelve months, up to a maximum of five times in 10-year period. Motorists may also be required to attend a BDI course due to a court order, to fulfill a Traffic Collision Avoidance Course (TCAC) requirement, or to be eligible for an insurance discount. Before purchasing the course, click here to review Floridaís current BDI driver requirements and benefits.
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