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Driver 1st is a National Safety Council accredited and the State of Tennessee Certified, driver's improvement traffic school. If you received a speeding ticket, or just want to lower your insurance, Driver 1st can provide you with the educational training you need to meet your goals. We offer Tennessee's 4 & 8-hour Defensive Driving courses along with a professional and fun atmosphere so you can get the most out of our classes.


NSC Defensive Driving Courses 


The NSC Defensive Driving Course is our most comprehensive driver-training program, delivers the highest level of research-driven content, defensive driving strategies, hazard recognition, and learner retention exercises. The multimedia presentation includes a full library of videos and interactive scenarios depicting today’s most risky driving behaviors, road situations, traffic incidents, and more.


Course objectives: 


This course will help influence drivers to make positive choices to improve driving behaviors and attitudes and encourage respectful and lawful decisions to avoid collisions and decrease traffic violations. It provides you with the knowledge needed for collision prevention techniques that focus on behavior, judgment, decision making, and consequences.


Course objectives include the ability to: 


Understand the consequences of distracted, fatigued, and impaired driving. Recognize the habits of defensive driving.  Better understand vehicle technology and safety features. Identify personal driving behaviors and risk-taking tendencies. Improve hazard identification and assessing risks. Develop a plan for making effective driving choices


What participants will learn:


Participants learn how to recognize both potential and immediate driving hazards and how to avoid traffic violations and collisions in a variety of driving conditions. They will develop a personal plan for making safe and responsible driving decisions.