Alive at 25 Defensive Driving Course for Young Drivers
What is Alive at 25?
Offered by the South Dakota Department of Public Safety and the South Dakota Safety Council the Alive at 25 Defensive Driving Course is a proven program designed to increase safe driving behavior in young adults aged 14-24.
It's a defensive driving/behavioral modification course developed by the National Safety Council, designed to prevent the number one killer of young adults, automobile crashes. The 4 ½-hour course focuses on common behaviors and decision-making practices of young drivers and passengers. Instructors hold candid conversations with students about what will happen if they choose to participate in risky behavior or other poor decision making activities while in a vehicle (as a passenger or driver).
No driving and no test
Certificate of completion awarded
Taught by professional traffic safety instructors, including South Dakota Highway Patrol Troopers