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Online Driver's Ed

Suncoast Safety Council (SSC) has teamed up with AAA to offer a comprehensive online driver education class for beginning drivers. AAA’s How to Drive program is America’s leading driver education curriculum used by more than 2,700 driving schools throughout the US.

The How to Drive course was designed to develop the knowledge needed for students to prepare for a lifetime of safe and responsible driving. It will benefit anyone who wants to learn more about driving and may serve to better equip students for the written exam.

Looking for insurance discounts?

Pinellas County, Florida, students who pass the online How to Drive course and complete six hours of in car driving lessons with SSC, may qualify for insurance discounts. Many insurance companies provide a discount after successful completion the ‘30+6’ driver education program.

  • Please note you will need to contact your insurance company to verify any discount eligibility.

  • If you are not a Florida resident, it is important to note that this online course may not satisfy your state's legal requirement for driver education. You will need to contact the appropriate state agency to learn more.

  • Convenient and self-paced delivery

  • The most up-to-date information available

  • Innovative delivery including video, synchronous presentations, simulations and interactive exercises to enhance content retention

Register Now!

AAA Member Price: $125 

Non-Member Price: $150

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Questions? Please call (727) 442-5121 or e-mail


Looking for classroom Teen Driver's Ed? Click Here!

Suncoast Safety Tips

Machine Hazards Lurk in Offices Too


Don’t underestimate machine hazards in the office. Pay attention when using paper cutters and machines with feed mechanisms, particularly if you’re wearing loose clothing or dangling jewelry.



Suncoast Safety Tips

Listen Up


Noise-induced hearing loss is one of the most common occupational diseases. Always wear your recommended equipment to prevent hearing loss (canal caps, earplugs or earmuffs), which may vary depending on the noise level and work environment. If you are uncertain, ask. If you have to shout over noise to be heard on or off the job, that noise could be damaging your hearing.