Defensive Driving

If you are a driver of a motor vehicle and complete an approved Defensive Driving Course, you may receive 10 percent off of a portion of your auto insurance for three years. If you take a refresher Defensive Driving Course within 180 days of the end of the three-year period, you may receive a 15 percent discount.

If you need more information, email us at DMV-DefensiveDriving@state.de.us or call (302) 857-5727.

The Delaware Division of Motor Vehicles Defensive Driving Program staff ensures and maintains compliance with Delaware's laws and regulations, reviews and responds to concerns submitted, and provides, protects, advocates for and informs consumers of their rights and options when it comes to Delaware Defensive Driving Programs.

If you have a problem or complaint about a Course Provider, please go to our Defensive Driving Complaint page.

The following is a list of companies that offer approved defensive driving courses in Delaware.

NOTE: Please contact a course provider for a list of classes being offered (i.e., dates, times and locations).

Classroom Courses

Course Name Company Address Company Contact Customer Service Phone
AAA Mid Atlantic One River Place
Wilmington, DE 19801
Kurt Gray (877) 457-0711
AARP Smart Driver 601 E. St. NW
Washington, DC 20049
Driver Safety
Customer Service
(866) 732-4213
Chesapeake Region Safety Council 17 Governor's Court, Suite 185
Baltimore, MD 21244
Eddie Bell (800) 875-4770
Defensive Driving Excellence P.O. Box 8188
Wilmington, DE 19803
Dr. D. Paris (302) 898-8880
Delaware Defensive Driving 1302 Barksdale Road
Newark, DE 19711
Robert P. Reeder New Castle (302) 366-0716
Kent (302) 465-3927
Sussex (888) 940-0716 toll free
Delaware Safety Council 2 Reeds Way,
Suite 205
New Castle, DE 19720
John Fannin (302) 276-0660
Interstate Training Alliance, LLC P.O. Box 9322
Newark, DE 19714
Bill Alexander (302) 299-9843

Online Courses

Course Name Company Address Company Contact Customer Service Phone
AAA Mid-Atlantic One River Place
Wilmington, DE 19801
Kurt Gray (877) 457-0711
Aaron's Defensive Driving 21151 S Western Ave
Suite 143
Torrance, CA 90501
Eli Riadi 888-308-9005
AARP Smart Driver English 601 E Street NW
Washington, DC 20049
Driver Safety Customer Service (800) 350-7025
El ccurso en internet AARP Smart Driver Spanish 601 E Street NW,
Washington, DC 20049
Driver Safety Customer Service (800) 350-7025
A&A Safe2Drive 12740 Sagecrest Drive
Poway, CA 92064
Mr. Carl Reese, President (800) 763-1297
American Safety Council 501 Silverside Road, Suite 112
Wilmington, DE 19809
Jeff Pairan (800) 732-4135
Defensive Driving by Improv Comedy Club 17328 Ventura Blvd., Suite 202
Encino, CA 91316
Gary Aleksintser 800-660-8908
Defensive Drivers Traffic School, LLC 7300 Dixie Hwy Suite 300
Clarkston, MI 48356
Michael Newcomb (877)883-7290
Delaware Defensive Driving 1302 Barksdale Road
Newark, Delaware 19711
Robert P. Reeder New Castle (302) 366-0716
Kent (302) 465-3927
Sussex (888) 940-0716 toll free
Delaware Safety Council 2 Reeds Way
New Castle, Delaware 19720
John Fannin (302) 276-0660
Drive Safe Today 378 Summit Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Vivek Bhatt (800) 991-0310
Driving University 2711 Centerville Road, Suite 400
Wilmington, DE 19808
Kelly Popp (877) 937-4846
Dummies Traffic School 9903 Santa Monica Blvd.
#736
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Lawrence Morera (877) 382-3700
I Drive Safely Suite 200
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Customer Service (800) 723-1955
National Traffic Safety Institute 201 Edward Curry Ave Suite 206
Staten Island, NY 10314
Teresa Colasurdo (800) 733-6874
Smart Drive
(Program is open to students of driving age in any Delaware High School - Public, Vo-Tech, Charter, Private or or registered Homeschool)
PO Box 8336
Wilmington, DE 19803
Karen Versuk (302) 300-6989
The Online Traffic School, Inc.
d/b/a - A Better Delaware Online
Defensive Driving School
2207 Concord Pike, # 564
Wilmington, DE 19803
Maria Valadez (888) 714-7456
Traffic School Online.com 1955 Cleveland Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Stephen Soldis (800) 800-3579

Motorcycle Courses

Course Name Company Address Company Contact Customer Service Phone
Delaware Motorcycle Program Division of Motor Vehicles
P.O. Box 698
Dover, DE 19903-0698
Glenn Kemp Kent (302) 744-2658
New Castle (302) 326-5030
Sussex (302) 853-1030