Defensive Driving Class (1 Day Class)
Students must arrive on time for class and final certificate will be issued at the end of class.
Reasons to attend the 6 hour defensive driving class
Canton Driving School
150-B North Street
Hours: Saturdays 9am-4pm
Georgia law O.C.G.A. 33-9-42 states that no less than a 10 % reduction in insurance premiums shall be available to licensed drivers over the age of 25 years old providing that they have a clean driving record and have completed a DDS approved defensive driving class of no less than 6 hours in duration. For drivers under 25 years of age, please consult with your insurance company.
Ticket Dismissal / Fine Reduction
Some judges in the state of Georgia may dismiss a ticket or reduce the fine for a moving violation if the 6 hour defensive driving course is taken.
Under Age 21 License Suspension
Completion of the 6 hour defensive driving class is required prior to license reinstatement for any driver under the age of 18 who has had their license suspended for 6 or more months due to accumulating 4 or more points on their driving record.
Georgia law states that drivers may take the 6 hour defensive driving class once every 5 years in order to reduce up to 7 points from their driving record.
Any Georgia driver that accumulates 15 or more points on their driving record within a 24 month period will have their license suspended until the completion of the 6 hour defensive driving class.