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Safety Council of Northwest Ohio Defensive Driving Programs


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State of Ohio Certified 8-Hour Defensive Driving Remedial Program


There are many reasons why a person would take the State of Ohio certified 8-hour Defensive Driving Program. Some of the reasons could include:


  • Court Suspension / Order 

  • 12 point State of Ohio Suspension

  • 2 point credit

  • Refresher course

  • Company work policy

  • Underage DUI

  • Insurance Discounts

  • Out-of-state violation(s)                     

This program consists of:

  • Comprehensive coverage of collision prevention techniques and issues, including: cushion of safety; scanning; vehicle positioning; following and stopping distances; backing and parking procedures; blind spots; vehicle inspection; use of mirrors; adverse weather conditions; safety belt & air bag systems; child restraint systems; collision reporting procedures; railroad crossings; disabled vehicles; anti-lock brakes; oversized vehicles; mental & physical condition of the driver; emergency vehicles and school busses; increased coverage of DWI/DUI/OVI issues; and more.

  • A comprehensive video presentation

  • Response workbooks and video follow-up discussion questions, situation analysis, and collision reporting procedures.

  • Transparencies, which will generate group discussion of collision-avoidance skills and techniques and State of Ohio alcohol, drug and driving laws.

  • Final Examination

Pre-registration & Pre-payment for the course is required.

The Cost of the course is $95.00 (Saturday class)  or $105.00 (Sunday class) payable in cash, money order, master card or visa


Saturday & Sunday Classes are offered in the Toledo area at:


Saturday Classes

Safety Council of Northwest Ohio

8015 Rinker Pointe Court, Northwood, Ohio 43619

(419) 662-7777 or toll free (877)457-1818

(Near Owens Community College; I-75 exit 198 Wales Rd. east to Oregon Rd. Right on Oregon Rd. right on Caple Blvd. straight back to Rinker Pointe Court)


 Sunday Classes

Holiday Inn French Quarter

10603 Fremont Pike

Perrysburg, OH  43551

(Holiday Inn flyer, driving directions).


2015 Schedule - Saturday & Sunday Classes 8:00 a.m. - 5:10 p.m.


January 10, 24

February 8, 21

March 7, 21
April 12, 25 May 9, 30 June 14, 27
July 11, 25 Aug 9, 22 Sept 5, 19
Oct 4, 10, 24 Nov 7, 21 Dec 6, 12



To register for the Defensive Driving Remedial Program, you may pre-register, pre-pay at the Safety Council Monday thru Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. or print registration and mail to:


Safety Council of Northwest Ohio

8015 Rinker Pointe Court

Northwood, Ohio 43619

Along with a money order for $95.00 (Saturday class)  or $105.00 (Sunday class)


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Safety Council of Northwest Ohio 8015 Rinker Pointe Court, Northwood, Ohio 43619
Phone: (419) 662-7777   Toll free: (877) 457-1818   Fax: (419) 662-8888