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Financial Responsibility > Demerit Points > Driver Improvement Courses

Driver Improvement Program (Safe Driver Course): In accordance with Saf-C 212.06, for any person that has accumulated at least three (3) demerit points, proof of the successful completion of this program shall, only for the purposes of suspension, reduce three (3) points from the most recent point assessment total. As indicated, the point total may be reduced, but the points will still remain/appear on the driver record report.

Please Note - Completion of this course may be ordered by the justice of a superior, district, county or circuit court or following an administrative hearing held by the Bureau of Hearings concerning/related to an individual's driving record.

Driver Attitude Program: In accordance with Saf-C 212.20, proof of the successful completion of this program shall be required before restoring the license/operating privilege of a person who has:

  1. Been ordered by a justice of the district court to complete the program; or
  2. Been ordered, after an administrative hearing by the Bureau of Hearings concerning his/her driving record; or
  3. Had his/her license revoked as a result of having been certified a Habitual Offender by the Department of Safety, Bureau of Hearings, pursuant to New Hampshire RSA 262:18-26.

Approved Driver Improvement Courses

There are many driver improvement programs offered throughout the State. However, the schools listed below are the only schools which are authorized by the State of New Hampshire and may be considered by the Bureau of Hearings in the Demerit Point hearing process (please note that all classes must be taken in New Hampshire, and online courses are not acceptable):

School Program Telephone Number
1st Driver Improvement Driver Improvement
Driver Attitude
(603) 545-8264
AAA (American Automobile Assoc.) Driver Improvement
Driver Attitude
(800) 647-4651
AARP Driver Safety Program Driver Improvement (888) 227-7669
Accredited Defensive Driver Training of NH
(National Safety Council)
Driver Improvement
Driver Attitude
(800) 834-6472
American School of Defensive Driving Driver Improvement
Driver Attitude
(603) 860-3274
Benson's Driving School Driver Improvement
Driver Attitude
(603) 895-3181
Chico's Driving Center Driver Improvement
Driver Attitude
(603) 624-8268
Commercial Driving School Driver Improvement (603) 715-2559
Concord Community Education Driver Improvement (603) 225-0804
D&S Driving School

Driver Improvement

Driver Attitude

(603) 832-3243
Derry Auto School Driver Improvement (603) 432-3583
Drive Ability at Exeter Healthcare Driver Improvement (603) 580-7927
Emerson Driving School Driver Improvement
Driver Attitude
Hampshire Driving School Driver Improvement (603) 882-7443
NH Traffic Safety Institute Driver Improvement
Driver Attitude
(800) 332-3748
Responsible Driving LLC Driver Improvement (603) 846-5033

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