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Course: Approved by Virginia traffic courts and recognized by the State of Virginia
Price: $49.95
Purpose: Auto insurance. Resolving traffic tickets. Learning principles of general traffic safety.
Certificate of Completion: Sent to your mailbox the same day you pass the final quiz. Also offered: FedEx Service for express delivery for an additional $22.75.
Course Description: If you have a traffic ticket, you are probably dreading the thought of being stuck in a classroom for hours just to fulfill your defensive driving requirement. Did you know that you can take Washington defensive driving school on the internet? Our course is approved by the Virginia DMV, is accepted in Virginia traffic courts, and is completely Internet-based. Plus, it's written in an engaging, humorous style that will keep you entertained. If you still have questions after reading this FAQ page, contact us. It is your responsibility to determine if your court accepts this computer-based driver improvement course to satisfy a court required driver improvement course. DMV is committed to promoting transportation safety through the certification of quality driver training programs. If you have comments or concerns about this course, call the DMV at their toll-free number: 1-877-885-5790.
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Q. Is the online defensive driving course you're offering approved by the state of Virginia?
A. It definitely is. Our online Washington defensive driving course is accepted by the state of Virginia and the Virginia DMV. We are the largest approved online course provider in the state.
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Q. If a court orders me to take a driver improvement course, can I take your on-line traffic safety course?
A. Almost every Virginia traffic court recognizes our online traffic safety course. Just to be sure, you should still check with your Virginia traffic court to make sure they'll accept it.
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Q. Can I take your course online instead of spending 8 hours in a classroom?
A. Yes-that's the best part! You can complete our online Washington defensive driving class anywhere you have Internet connection. Why not fulfill your defensive driving requirement in the comfort and convenience of your own home? Our course is easy for anyone to use, regardless of how old you are or how much you've worked with computers in the past. All you have to do is sign up, and then work on the course on your own time and at your own speed. The course takes 8 hours to do, but you can take as many breaks as you want. Once you're done, your Washington Defensive Driving Certificate will arrive in the mail. For faster shipping, simply select our FedEx Express Shipping option and we'll have your Washington Defensive Driving Certificate to you in 1-2 days.
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Q. Do I have to take the whole course in one sitting?
A. Nope. Break it up into as many sections as you like-the course will save your place for you, and you'll start exactly where you left off.
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Q. How will I obtain my Washington Defensive Driving Certificate?
A. Once you're done with the course, we'll mail your Washington Defensive Driving Certificate to you via first-class mail. Certificates are mailed the same day for drivers who finish the course by 5PM Eastern Time, Monday through Friday. If you'd like your certificate sooner, choose the FedEx option at registration and your Certificate will be delivered in 1-2 days.
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Q. I need my certificate now. How fast can I get it?
A. If you select Express shipping when you sign up, your Washington Defensive Driving Certificate will arrive 1-2 days after you complete the course. There is an extra fee of $22.75 for FedEx delivery.
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Q. How long does it usually take to finish the online Washington defensive driving program?
A. It takes approximately 8 hours to go through the entire course. The good thing about taking Washington defensive driving over the internet is that you can break up the course any way you like. Whenever you feel like taking a break, all you have to do is log back out. When you come back, the system automatically picks the course up right where you left off.
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Q. Do I have to tell the Virginia DMV when I'm done with the course?
A. No, we notify the DMV for you by sending an electronic message. Once you've finished the course, we'll give notice to the Virginia DMV within a business day and send your Washington Defensive Driving Course Completion Certificate.
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Q. How often can I take the online defensive driving course?
A. If you're taking the course for point reduction, you can take it once every 24 months. If you are taking it for a traffic ticket, you can take the Virginia online defensive driving course as often as you like.
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Q. How much will I have to pay to take the Washington Defensive Driving course online?
A. Taking our course will only set you back $49.95. That includes all fees and same-day processing of your Washington defensive driving certificate Monday through Friday.
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Q. What payment methods does your company accept?
A. We take checks, American Express, Discover, VISA and Master Card. You can even use your PayPal account to pay. Pay online, or call Customer Care toll free at 1-877-937-4846 to pay by phone
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Q. What security measures do you take to ensure that it's safe to use my credit card online?
A. We prevent your payment information from being compromised by using state of the art encryption technology to keep your payments secure. Of course, you can also pay by phone if you'd like. Just call 1-877-937-4846.
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Q. How many weeks am I allowed to take to complete the course?
A. DrivingUniversity.com keeps your login and registration information in the system for 90 days after you start the course. Within that time period, you can take as much time as you need to get the course finished.
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Q. Are there any age restrictions for the online defensive driving course in Virginia?
A. Yes, only Virginia drivers age 20 or above are allowed to take driver improvement courses online. Younger drivers are required to report to a classroom for driver improvement classes.
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Q. Is this online defensive driving course always available online?
A.Yes! Our course is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, so you can log on at your convenience.
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Q. Is it okay if I switch computers while I'm taking the course?
A. Definitely! We automatically track where you are in the online defensive driving course, and we save your place for you when you log out. When you log back in, even if you're on a different computer, we'll take you right back to where you were when you left.
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Q. Do I need special hardware or software for the course? Will I have to download anything on to my computer?
A. There's no need for special hardware or software, and no need to download anything. We don't take sides in the PC vs. Mac debate-you can use either.
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Q. How long will it take to finish the final exam? Can I take it from home, too?
A. Instead of taking the test at home, the DMV requires that you come to one of our approved testing centers. Photo ID is required for the exam, and you can't bring in any notes. However, the quiz is short and the questions come from our website. It's all multiple choice, and most people complete it in about 20 minutes. Click here to view a list of testing locations.
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Q. What if I don't pass?
A. Don't worry-most people pass on their first try. However, if you do not pass the final quiz the first time around for whatever reason, you can try again until you do. We don't charge extra for retaking the test. You can try once per day until you're successful.
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WHAT IS THE WASHINGTON VIRGINIA DRIVING UNIVERSITY COURSE?
Driving University provides an online driver improvement course approved by the Virginia DMV and the Washington Virginia courts. Completion of this online course satisfies a Washington court driver improvement referral requirement. The online Driving University course can be taken at your own pace. Students can complete the course during one sitting or spread out over time. The Driving University course is simple, user friendly, and definitely memorable.

WHO TAKES THIS WASHINGTON VIRGINIA COURSE?
Every year, hundreds of drivers satisfy the Washington Virginia court driver improvement requirement by taking the Driving University online course. Traffic tickets are the main cause for court referrals. There are several reasons for completing this Virginia DMV approved driver improvement course:

  1. Washington Court Referral: dismiss a traffic ticket and/or reduce fines.
  2. DMV Referral: Excessive driving points.
  3. Voluntary: obtain 5 safe driving points from the Virginia DMV.
  4. Auto insurance discount.

HOW DOES THIS ONLINE COURSE WORK?
This is an online course and can be taken from any computer with internet access. You can begin the course immediately.
Step 1: Click here to register
Step 2: Pay online or by phone
Step 3: Begin the course

Unlike Washington classroom courses, you can complete this course at your own pace. Some people complete it in one sitting; others spread it out over time. When you resume your course, you will be placed right where you left off. Driving University will send you a Certificate of Completion, either by mail or by Fed Ex, once you complete the course. If a Washington court has referred you to take a driver improvement course, you can simply give them the Certificate of Completion that was sent to you. The Virginia DMV will also be notified automatically the day you finish the course.

Your Washington Virginia Certificate of Completion
The day you finish the course, Driving University will report your successful completion to the Virginia DMV and process your Virginia Certificate of Completion (Mon-Fri). We'll send you your certificate by first class mail. If you know you'll need it much sooner, select the Fed Ex option when you register and your certificate will be sent to you Fed Ex Overnight ($22.95).
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HOW IS THIS WASHINGTON VIRGINIA DRIVER IMPROVEMENT SCHOOL DIFFERENT?
Unlike Washington classroom courses or other online courses, this course is not like reading a textbook. The Driving University course is easy on the eyes, direct, and to the point. The course is easy to follow along and very well written. Also, it's packed with unforgettable road sign humor caught on camera which is enjoyable for everyone.

WHEN CAN I START?
Click here to start your Driving University Washington Virginia driver improvement program. If you need further assistance, we're a phone call or email away. We're here to help!
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Defensive Driving / Traffic School course offered in these and other cities statewide:
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Lorton
Louisa
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Manakin Sabot
Manassas
Manassas Park
Marshall
Martinsville
McLean
Mechanicsville
Midland
Midlothian
Montclair
Montpelier
Montpelier Station
Moseley
New Church
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Newbern
Newport News
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Oakton
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Orange
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