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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Suncoast Safety Council is open and conducting business by phone, email and fax only.

Although our lobby remains closed to the public, DUI classes and evaluations have resumed.

All other classes can be taken online through the links below.

DUI Program:
Register Here

If you need to register for the DUI program or traffic ticket classes you may do so on our website or call 727-442-0233.

Driver Education and Training Department:

We are providing services but we have limited operations at this time and our lobbies are still closed to the public.  If a representative is not available to answer your call please leave a message or email and we will get back to you.

As this situation is fluid we recommend you visit our website for updates at

Thank you and for the safety and health of everyone, please comply with the guidelines to stay safe.

We offer the following services online!

DATE/TLSAE 4-hr Course
Drivers Education
Permit Test

Suncoast Safety Council: Over Fifty Years of Service


Suncoast Safety Council has provided a diverse range of safety courses throughout its five decades of committed nonprofit service. Starting as the area’s first Defensive Driving Course provider in 1968, SSC continued to expand its offerings to meet community needs. Today, SSC provides driver’s education and training, traffic safety courses, and is Pinellas County’s licensed DUI Program.

Our mission is to support healthier, safer and more sustainable communities through active leadership, advocacy, training and education. We serve as a credible, reliable, and comprehensive resource for information, education, and awareness in all aspects of safe driving.

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Live safely!

Take care of yourself. Regular exercise makes you less injury prone. And dont forget sleep when youre well-rested, you can better avoid everyday hazards, both at home and at work. Remember: Staying healthy is one of the best ways to stay safe!

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