Press release from the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office (June 20, 2018)
The Bibb County Sheriff’s Outreach Section is offering free Defensive Driving Classes during the month of July for teenagers. The defensive driving class is designed to help teenagers make good, sound decisions on what to do while driving, how to avoid detractions, and how to reduce the number of injuries and crashes that are associated with teen drivers.
To be eligible to attend you must be 16 to 20 years old. A copy of the students valid Georgia Driver’s License is required, (not a learner’s permit). The class dates are July 09 thru July 11; July 16 thru July 18; and July 23 thru July 25. Class times are 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Two days of classroom instruction will be held at the Bibb County Sheriff’s Outreach Section Office, located at 2525 Pionono Avenue Suite 110.
The third day of class will be held at the Bibb County Sheriff’s Training Facility located at 110 Confederate Way in Macon. The third day will consist of time on the state of the art driving simulators. Participants must be registered prior to the first day of class.
Breakfast and lunch will be provided each day for students at no cost. Seats are limited to 35 for the first two classes and 30 for the last class.
This course does not count towards Joshua’s law requirements, but most insurance companies do offer a discount for taking the course.
For more information and registration go to www.bcsoddc.ga or contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Outreach Section at 478-803-2710.
*Registration Deadline is Friday, July 6, 2018