National Safety Council is the premier provider of defensive driver training in the nation. More than 45 years ago, we were the first organization to offer driver improvement programs – and 67 million students later; we’re still setting the standard.
- Nationwide recognition. You'll find the same quality and course content anywhere across America.
- Proven training techniques. Our courses are researched, designed and reviewed by leading safety experts, teaching practitioners and the International Advisory Committee for accuracy and quality.
- Cutting edge updates. We frequently update course curriculum and teaching materials to reflect changes in traffic laws, automobile technologies and teaching techniques.
- More training options. Whether you'd like to train your own drivers, send them to a course or have an instructor come to you, NSC gives you options. We also have several offerings available in Spanish.
Become an authorized instructor and training center to train your employees, your students or the general public life-saving defensive driving techniques. Click on the link above or call (800) 621-7619 before registering for the following instructor development courses.
This 6- or 8-hour course should be part of every experienced driver's education. It develops accident avoidance behavior and safe driving practices. Teaching it to your drivers can significantly reduce the number of collisions and citations they experience. Available in Spanish.
This fast-paced 4-hour, driver improvement program is perfect for those who do not have time for an 8-hour course. It also makes an ideal refresher course. Available in Spanish.
This 6- or 8-hour course is for repeat offenders and problem drivers, helping them ask questions, share opinions and join in non-threatening, non-judgmental discussions.
This 4-hour course for drivers and traffic violators ages 15-24 is highly interactive and focuses on the unique challenges faced by young adults and newly licensed drivers. Available in Spanish.