AARP Smart Driver Course

AARP DriversThe Roselle Police Department, in cooperation with the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) hosts a Smart Driver Course The class meets from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on each day of the two-day course, at the Roselle Police Department, 103 S. Prospect. The cost is $15.00 for AARP members or $20.00 for non-members. The fee covers all classroom materials. Coffee and rolls will be served.

2016 Course Dates:
  • April 25 & 26
  • June 15 & 16
  • September 7 & 8
The program is a two-day course and is open to all drivers. Participants will refine existing driving skills and develop safe, defensive driving techniques. They will review how to handle adverse driving conditions and traffic hazards and learn about the effects of aging and medication on driving, as well as much more.

Currently, several automobile insurance companies, in the majority of states provide a multi-year premium reductions to graduates of the course who are 55 years of age or older.

The Smart Driver Course results in safer roads for everyone. Older drivers benefit from increased confidence on the road, better driving records, lower insurance rates and a continuing mobile, independent lifestyle for additional years.

To register for the course you may fill out an application, which is available here for download (PDF Document) or at the Roselle Police Department,and return it with a check made out to AARP to Sergeant Dave Hourigan. For further information or alternative class dates and locations, contact Sergeant Hourigan by Email or call (630) 671-4067.