Driver improvement program
Driver improvement program offered
PINE RIVER — A four-hour driver improvement refresher course will be from noon to 4 p.m. April 25 at Pine River State Bank, 103 Mill St. S., Pine River.
The Driver Improvement course is open to the public; pre-registration is required. A MN Highway Safety and Research Center certified instructor teaches this class. By using the most up-to-date research in the field, participants will be provided the latest information in regards to driver safety, new laws, and vehicle technology. The fee for the four hour refresher course is $20 and the eight hour course is $24. For more information or to register, visit our website at www.mnsafetycenter.org or call 888-234-1294.
Persons age 55 and older who complete the course qualify for a 10 percent discount on their auto insurance premiums for three years, according to Minnesota law. First-time participants must complete the initial eight hours of training and a four-hour refresher class every three years to maintain the 10 percent discount.